Weir has been in business since 1871 and our sustainability and success has been built on attracting, retaining, and developing exceptional people.
As a global company, employing around 15,000 people in over 70 countries, we reflect the diversity of our customers in the diversity of our people and ensure everyone is given the opportunity to flourish regardless of their gender, race, beliefs or background.
Weir is an inclusive and innovative organisation where you can be your authentic self. We continually develop our talent and diversity of thought to keep our business relevant, innovative and successful for the future.
Enabling our people to unleash their full potential is central to ‘We are Weir’, our vision, mission, and strategic priorities. We aim to be the most admired engineering business in our markets and we'll achieve that ambition by being the employer of choice in our markets.
We offer a wide range of career opportunities across a variety of technical and business roles in engineering, manufacturing and service locations worldwide.
The IT department at Weir Minerals Europe (located in Todmorden, West Yorkshire) is responsible for the delivery of IT Infrastructure and the planning, coordination, and control of information resources throughout Europe. This includes offices in Holland, Germany, Italy, Poland, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Finland, Sweden, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Turkey, Spain, Hungary, Romania and France. There are currently circa 440 users in the UK and a further 200 users in Europe.
As a member of the Infrastructure team you will be responsible for the services and resources provided by IT and the connectivity to them by clients and customers ensuring maximum availability and minimum impact to the business. You will own projects to improve features and reliability according to the needs of the business.
You will provide 3rd line support activities for ongoing problems assisting the 2nd line team in resolving incidents and assisting with requests from the business. Your focus will be to provide processes and procedures that enable the 2nd line team to effectively and quickly react to common business requirements while adhering to IT policies.
Person Specification / Skills
Candidates must have experience supporting end users.They should have knowledge in the following areas.
Knowledge in the following areas would also be a distinct advantage:
Will be expected to travel to Europe from time to time and provide support in a factory environment. As we are a 24x7 operation, the successful candidate may be required to be on call outside normal business hours and to work out of hours if the need arises.
Salary & Benefits