IT Supporter (Offsite)

Job title IT Supporter (Offsite)

Department Digital, Data & Technology Group

Salary Starting from £25,728, rising to £31,604

Grade Grade 6

Placed on Friday 03 November 2017

Closing date Sunday 19 November 2017

Interview date Tuesday 12 December 2017

Reference DM5374


The IT Supporters team is a key team within the User Services section of Computing Services at the University of Bath. This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled IT professional with an extensive background in IT support and service delivery to join this team within Professional Services supporting both on campus and offsite locations. You will make a significant contribution to the on-going development of an exceptional IT service and provide solutions within a changing business and technical environment.

The successful candidate will be highly self-motivated, able to work alone or in a team and have excellent interpersonal skills. Considerable experience in a customer services or IT Support role would be a distinct advantage. It is expected that the successful candidate would possess a deep understanding of hardware, software, and underlying operating system concepts, and would be looking to develop and hone their skills in all facets of IT support. The Department is introducing Service Management principles in line with ITIL best practice and experience of this and the use of ITSM systems would also be advantageous.

This role will have the flexibility of supporting colleagues based offsite as well as supporting colleagues on campus, therefore regular travel between University locations will be necessary and a full UK driving licence will be required.

The University of Bath is a leading university, with an international reputation for excellence in research and it has been number 1 in the National Student Survey for two years running. The campus provides an excellent work environment, with a wide range of on-site amenities, including world-class sporting facilities and is surrounded by beautiful countryside overlooking the city of Bath, a World Heritage site and one of the most elegant and vibrant cities in the country.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Justin Barnes, (Professional Services IT Support Manager), by email:, or John Gardner, Service Manager (Professional Services, School of Management, Humanities and Social Sciences) by email:

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.