Infrastructure Administrator (Proactive)

Infrastructure Administrator – Proactive

Salary up to £26700 per annum

37 hours per week

Based at Council Offices, St Peter’s Hill, Grantham, Lincolnshire


We’re making sure we are fit for the future – and we want you onboard!

South Kesteven District Council has ambitious growth plans at the top of its agenda and a vision to create thriving communities where people want to live, work and invest…. so why not be part of this exciting journey.

It’s a fantastic opportunity to work for a council that is changing and going places. Many people are attracted to the area because of its excellent location for the A1 and the East Coast Mainline (London is only an hour away), its quality relatively inexpensive housing and its high achieving schools.

South Kesteven also has four distinctive market towns including Grantham which has Growth Point Status and is well set for large scale redevelopment. We also have Stamford (voted the best place to live in the UK by the Sunday Times in 2013), Bourne and The Deepings, as well as 80 beautiful villages.

We have an excellent opportunity within our ICT section.  The Council manages a number of critical systems and is seeking an IT professional to fill an Infrastructure Administrator – Proactive role.  This post would suit a candidate with considerable experience of working within a Microsoft windows server’s environment, including Web development/support for Web based applications and an IP telephony systems.

You will be required to carry out new installs, configuration changes and upgrades to the above systems as and when necessary.  You will also be expected to assist in the maintenance and support of our Web based systems. Carry out patch management and system monitoring over a variety of platforms. You will carry out and assist with special projects as and when needed.

Our systems have third party support and maintenance contracts which can be called on to assist in any configuration changes or trouble shooting.

Experience in the public sector would be advantageous but not essential. Qualified to HNC level or equivalent we would also expect you to have attended relevant courses for appropriate to these disciplines.

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The closing date for this vacancy is 29 March 2017

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