Operational Technology Technician

South West
Somerset, Exeter
Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Water Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Wastewater Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Waste Management Jobs, Waste to Energy Jobs, Energy Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, IT/Software Development, Operations management, Production/Operations, Specialist & Technical, Technology, Electronics Engineering
Job Type:
Education Level:
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£29,653 to £29,653 per annum
Salary Description:
29653 Per Annum + Benefits
Start Date:
Pennon Group
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Do you have proven experience of installing, configuring and maintaining a range of hardware and software services?

Pennon Group is one of the largest environmental infrastructure groups in the UK comprising both Viridor and South West Water. At the top end of the FTSE 250, the Group has a workforce of around 5,000 people nationwide. Together, our aim is to build the most trusted environmental solutions company in the UK providing infrastructure and services that enhance our customers' lives, protect the environment and deliver growth for our shareholders.

We now have an excellent opportunity for an Operational Technology (OT) Technician to join our Group IT function. This role is based in Exeter, delivering a first-class service for our internal & external customers and keeping our services running 24/7.

We are in an exciting time of expanding our team and working with the very latest technology, so it is a great time to join us!

What will you be doing?

As our Operational Technology Technician, you will manage the configuration of the regional telemetry system in response to organisational requests. Working with the Operational Technology and ICA teams, partners and third parties, you'll elicit detailed requirements to commission and update outstations and signals which announce alarms and create event data.

The OT Technician will assist and advise in relation to save-set configurations, mimics and templates. Responding to requests for information on current configuration and trends is also a key part of the role.

Troubleshooting and resolution may involve the use of diagnostic, configuration and service management tools, as well as a requirement that face to face support is provided. You'll need to adhere to established standards, suggesting improvements where necessary, meet business expectations and adhere to formal change governance controls.

The successful Operational Technology Technician will also be required to participate in an out of hours standby roster.

What do you need?

 *A Level or BTEC Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant IT discipline *Operational / industrial technology experience in a medium or large organisation *Experience in installing, configuring and maintaining a wide variety of hardware and software *Experience using Microsoft Office, Access and SQL Server *Ability to follow agreed processes, and provide suggestions in relation to ongoing improvement *Able to identify, highlight and explain problems and risks, and knows when to escalate *Resilient with the ability to adapt to changing situations and reorganise tasks, people and priorities *Familiarity of ITIL or COBIT would be advantageous

What can Pennon Group offer you?

In return for your hard work as our Operational Technology Technician, we can offer a competitive salary of up to£29,653 based on your skills and experience. We can also offer a range of excellent benefits, such as our Pennon Pension Scheme, and Free Car Parking.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as Operational Technology Technician, apply today.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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