IT Technician

The Faculty of Human, Social and Political Science is recruiting an IT Technician to join the Faculty IT team. The IT Technician will join the Front Line Services team who are responsible for providing friendly and effective first and second line support for the Faculty's IT services. The team provides support on all aspects of computing to all members and areas of the Faculty, as well as the Department of History and Philosophy of Science in our City Centre institutions.

We are looking for someone with strong customer service skills and experience, you will need to be able to empathise with users and handle potentially difficult or stressful situations diplomatically and efficiently. An understanding of a range of modern operating systems and devices; Windows, Mac, Android & iOS is essential.

The role holder should be educated to A-Level standard or with equivalent understanding and skills.

You will need to be sufficiently physically fit to be able to move and carry IT equipment and be able to work on-site in our central sites and buildings.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and a standard Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The closing date for applications is Monday, 05 June 2023. Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter and the post is available immediately on appointment.

We particularly welcome applications from women and candidates from a BME background for this vacancy as they are currently under-represented at this level in our Faculty.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Andy Judd [email protected]

If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact [email protected]

Please quote reference JB36642 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information
  • Further Particulars
  • Department/Location

    Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science






    Assistant staff


    10 May 2023

    Closing date

    5 June 2023

    Job details


    IT Technician


    University of Cambridge


    United Kingdom


    May 24, 2023

    Application deadline

    June 05, 2023

    Job type



    Computer Science,Political Science,Social Science

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