Multi-Skilled Technician

Harrogate | Other

Multi-Skilled Technician

Menwith Hill

Harrogate, HG3 2RF

Full Time, Permanent (40 hours per week)

Monday - Friday (plus occasional shift work)

Competitive salary plus benefits



Serco Defence is a key subcontractor to U.S prime contractors providing Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering and Maintenance Support to RAF Menwith Hill. Serco personnel are tasked to ensure that key systems and the engineering and maintenance support to those systems is completed, ensuring a high operation availability to users. We are currently looking for a Multi-Skilled Technician to join our team to support the S3 team. This role will make effective and valued contributions to assigned activities across multiple different and varied environments. Operating in this role will entail working closely with direct customers, local and remote teams within Serco and other corporate customers.




Main responsibilities of this role include:


  • Access any multi-task operations and undertake work within skill range and report on course of action and implications for other S3 Team Members.
  • Coordinate with other S3 Team Members.
  • Respond in a timely manner to verbal and written requests.
  • Carry out multi-skilled activities within the S3 Team remit.
  • Be proactive in developing new work opportunities.
  • Be fully aware of the S3 Team requirements for variable and managed works.


What you'll need to do the role:


  • Ability to use initiative to work independently but also as part of a team.
  • Proven track record of quality delivering in challenging IT related environments.
  • Demonstrate a proven ability to anticipate issues and develop creative solutions.
  • Organized with strong prioritization skills.
  • Good knowledge of Health & Safety and working safely.
  • Keen attention to detail and the ability to maintain the currency and accuracy of information and systems.
  • Substantial IT experience with excellent working knowledge of Microsoft and other commonly used IT packages.
  • Demonstrate initiative, enthusiasm, and commitment to high quality standards.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Must be able to attain and maintain a DV Security Clearance.

Why Serco

Meaningful and Vital Work - Everyone in our Defence business has an important role to play in the smooth operation of the UK's Armed Forces. Whether you're joining us from the military or from a civilian background, you'll take great pride in supporting the military and the care we take of our defence customers.


A World of Opportunity - With over 70 military contracts here in the UK and a wide variety of roles, Serco can offer excellent opportunities for progression, whether that's in Defence or in another part of our multi-sector business. We also support our teams with a range of training and accreditations, from apprenticeships to chartered statuses.


Great People - Within Serco you'll find diverse and inclusive people that are driven by the same can-do attitude and values of Care, Trust, Pride, and Innovation. We are proud of who we are as individuals - and of how we come together as one team.


About Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 


Are you interested in finding out more about a career in defence with Serco?

To discover more about the amazing careers at Serco, meet our team, what we offer and women in defence please follow this Link. We're also a signatory of the UK Governments Women in Defence Charter, to find out more please click here.



Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 


At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. 


At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.








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