Hours: Shift based 7x7 12hr shifts
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 23 January 2019
Howdens Joinery are looking for two Computer Operators based in our Northampton office in Brackmills Business Park. Reporting to the Shift Leader, this is a role that would suit someone with some Computer Operator experience or someone from a Service Desk/Desktop Support position looking for the next step in their career.
As a Computer Operator, you will be responsible for monitoring and controlling computer systems on a daily basis and will also provide 1st line Support when the Service Desk partners operating hours finish. You’ll need to be self-motivated and a confident communicator as you’ll be acting as the first point of contact and escalating issues when needed. This is a 12hr shift based role (24 x 7) which does include a 10% shift allowance. It would, therefore, be highly beneficial if you have worked in a shift based role before.
Key skills and experienced required:
Howdens Joinery is a highly successful business, with more than 670 depots nationwide and more than 8,000 staff. Last year our sales reached circa £1.3 billion and we continue to experience significant growth and success. Despite our scale, Howdens remains a local business with traditional values.
We have a very competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday increasing to 27 days after 5 years, annual company bonus and a contributory pension. There is also great coffee and other refreshments and snacks, onsite car parking, subsidised gym membership, exceptional social events such as go-karting tournaments and golfing trips and a friendly and supportive working environment. As well as the opportunity to develop within a high profile FTSE 250 company, you will be part of a rewarding organisation recognised for excellence in the workplace in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For.