IT Technician

Estates Office, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick

Salary: £22000 - £27000

Posted On: 6th Sep 2018


Northumberland Estates is one of the region's leading estates, land and property development companies. Additionally, it has significant investments in more traditional enterprises such as farming, forestry and tourism, with the iconic Alnwick Castle an internationally recognised visitor attraction. It is proud of its heritage and plays a major role in the local economy. The business has exciting plans to develop while continuing to diversify and is looking to enhance its IT department through a Technician role.

Full job description below. Queries and applications to Rod Kelly, IT Manager

Phone: 01665 510777



Job Purpose

Reporting to the Head of the IT Department, you will work as part of the IT team providing support to systems and users across the business, as well as implementing and embedding new technologies. The role will be based primarily in the Alnwick office although there will be some travel to the Newcastle office.


Skills and behaviour

Whilst this is primarily a technical role, you will have excellent people skills and will be able to play a significant role in the transformation of Northumberland Estates' technology. Some training will be given though the following skills and experience, whilst not essential, are preferable:


  • Windows Server 2008 and above
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft SQL
  • Office 365 Admin Centre
  • VMware 6 and above


  • Desired experience:
  • Ubiquity Networks
  • Mitel Telephony
  • SharePoint

Qualifications: not essential but preferable:

  • MCSA
  • MCSE
  • CCNA
  • VCP or VCAP in VMware


Closing date - 31st January 2019

For more information, or an informal chat, please contact Rod Kelly on 01665 510777.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,000.00 to £27,000.00 /year