Senior Networks Officer
Salary: £35,934 - £39,782 based upon experience, with an additional payment for working an On-Call rota
Hours: 36.25 hours per week (Monday – Friday)
Contract: Permanent, full-time
Location: Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters
146 Bolton Road, Swinton, Manchester, M27 8US
Closing date: 24/04/20
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Due to the current situation with COVID-19 and in line with Government advice, interviews will most likely be conducted via Microsoft Teams or an equivalent digital solution. Further details will be provided.
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) are looking for an experienced Senior Networks Officer to join the Digital Services team. The successful candidate will have good knowledge of networking, including the design, implementation, support and documentation of data and voice network services.
You will be heavily involved in the day to day ‘business as usual’ work relating to the authority’s networks, including tasks such as:
There will be an expectation for you to divide your time up to work on small, medium and large projects when required.
The job attracts a salary range of £35934 - £39,782 based upon experience. There is also an On-Call rota that you would be expected to participate in for which there is an additional payment of around £4,000 per year.
The organisation offers flexible working hours, more details of this can be provided.
You will have:
The Digital Services team manage and support the Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s ICT architecture.
We employ around 38 staff, mostly based in Fire and Rescue Services HQ, 146 Bolton Road in Swinton. We also support the GMCA HQ at Churchgate house, Oxford Street, Manchester and 47 Fire stations, Training Centres and Data Centres across greater Manchester.
As an employer, the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) is made up of a number of key Greater Manchester strategic functions and service providers including; Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS); waste; environment; work and skills; research; public sector reform; police, crime and criminal justice; homelessness; the Greater Manchester Ageing Hub and the Commissioning Hub.
We value the diversity of our employees, and aim to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities across Greater Manchester. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals, irrespective of people's age, disability, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances. We have guidance in place to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and consistently at every stage of the recruitment process, including the consideration of reasonable adjustments for people who have a disability.
The GMCA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation Employees on the redeployment register will be given priority for any vacancies in the first instance. If employees are identified as a match from the register then the vacancy may be withdrawn or put on hold pending an outcome.