Posted on 9th March 2018

UK Rigging is a Bolton based company who provide rigging services to the entertainment industry. We are looking for a new member of staff to join our keen and enthusiastic team as an IT Technician.

The position available is full time, 35 hours per week Monday to Friday, 09.00 to 17:00 plus flexible overtime as and when required.

The role will involve maintaining existing computers, network and phone systems, supporting staff where needed and to expand the network and infrastructure as required.

Duties will include:

• Initiating ideas and solutions for technical problems.
• Supporting staff where required with technical tasks, desktop hardware and software issues.
• Liaising with external suppliers and ordering components.
• Data management, including full backups of all important data.
• Maintaining existing network infrastructure, including servers and switches.
• Managing VOIP phone infrastructure.

Experience required:

• Windows OS support experience – Windows 7 / 10.
• Experience of IT hardware and software setup including servers.
• Exposure to virtualization, understanding of how it works.
• Networking understanding – TCP/IP, routing, subnetting and basic VLAN.
• Backup and restore experience.
• WiFi deployment and management.

Skills required:

• Natural problem solver.
• Self-motivated, with the ability to work alone and to manage tasks.
• Good written and spoken English.
• Reliable.
• Proactive with a hard working attitude and a good team ethic.

Additional but not essential skills required:

• VoIP – Asterisk or similar.
• Development and/or scripting experience.
• Web server – SSL and Certificates.
• Linux Experience.

Additional details:

• 28 days holiday (inclusive of statutory UK bank holidays).
• Free parking.

How to apply:

• Email a copy of your CV, including salary expectations to