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Senior AV Technician

IT Services

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £27,025 to £31,302 gross per annum
Permanent + benefits
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 01 August 2019
Closing Date:  Friday 30 August 2019
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  027719-R-R

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research. With a beautiful and vibrant campus, we provide exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and equip our students for personal and professional success. Set in the bustling town of Guildford in the heart of the southeast of England, the University is easily accessible by road and rail with great connections to London. Just a 10-minute stroll from campus, Guildford town centre is alive with bars, restaurants and cafes.

At Surrey, we prepare students for the world of work and the vast majority of our students take up Professional Training placements as a part of their degree. We’re known for our outstanding graduate employability figures, with the Higher Education Statistics Agency revealing that 93 per cent of Surrey’s 2017 graduates were in work or further education six months after they graduated. In the QS World Employability Rankings 2019, Surrey has been ranked 1st in the UK and 7th in the world for work placements and research partnerships with employers.

Surrey was recognised as an ‘outstanding’ institution when it received a prestigious Gold award in the first ever Teaching Excellence Framework, which is testament to our passion for inspiring our students and preparing them for a bright future.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior AV Technician to join our AV Services Team.

This user facing role is responsible for providing point of service AV procurement, installation and support to all members of the University community, both staff and students. The post holder will undertake preventative maintenance for any managed AV installations. They will also be expected to resolve associated IT issues and basic networking issues.

You will be responsible for identifying and resolving, underlying problems with systems and ensure that these are documented. You will also be expected to provide a temporary work around for underlying problems that can’t be resolved, prior to escalating internally.  The post holder will be expected to prioritise their work and display a strong AV knowledge & experience, with an attention to detail.

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive 32 days annual leave/closure days (pro-rata for part-time employees) and a great benefits package including pension and discounted membership to our world-renowned Surrey Sports Park.

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