Do you love to be on your feet rather than being behind a desk? Do you enjoy breaking things as much as you enjoy fixing them? If so, then we may have a place for you at UKFast!
Over the past two decades, UKFast has grown from a two-person start up to a multi-million pound business. Dedicated to continuous innovation and providing world-class managed hosting and dedicated server solutions, we transform our customers businesses by using cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award winning customer service and support.
Working from our purpose built datacentres, we are looking for an individual with a strong attention to detail, high standards and a can-do attitude to help us continue to build the internet. Being driven and passionate about what you do is a pre-requisite along with an ability to multi-task, prioritise and be able to work on your own initiative.
What will your responsibilities be?
Building, maintaining and supporting hardware solutions
Liaising with other technical departments to support customer solutions
Keeping the datacentre facilities operational 24/7
Stock and Delivery management
Assisting with general housekeeping duties
What skills do I need to have?
A driven, can do attitude with an eagerness to learn
Experience with computer hardware will be beneficial
Basic experience with different types of networking cable will be beneficial
A full, clean driving licence
Desirable skills and experience:
Basic troubleshooting experience with windows and Linux operating systems
Knowledge of Dell hardware and RAID technology
What’s the earning potential?
We offer a salary of £18-24k depending on experience and an additional shift allowance during 12 hour shifts.
The role comes with the following benefits:
Pension Scheme with significantly higher matched contributions
Birthdays off as an extra paid holiday
A Tax paid bonuses of £1000 after 5 years, and an amazing £10,000 after 10 years with the team
Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ service
Full paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years' service
Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learn
An extra weeks holiday the year you get married
Coming soon : Share Scheme - own a piece of the business you help build
We have some amazing facilities at our expanding UKFast campus including:
On-site gym with steam room – we also have weekly classes such as Boot Camp and Yoga
Sports clubs such as running, football and netball
Free kettle bells, pyramid, spinning classes and circuit training
Games zone with arcade games and retro consoles to play
Free fresh fruit delivered to the office
A bar - free drinks on a Friday to end the week
Crèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visit
A giant slide
Table tennis and pool tables
Quiet zones and sleeping pods
Future plans to have a dog kennels for dog lovers to bring their dog to work
We also have fantastic opportunities and run special events such as:
Cinema nights to movie premieres
Team building experiences at our Wales training centre – including climbing Snowdon
Regular pub quizzes with our very own quiz master - friends and family are also welcome
Friends and family events at Christmas
Family days out to Chester Zoo