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Systems Administrator – Geographical Information

Grade 5 - £18,070 - £20,661 per annum

Working in the Service Development Department, you will be part of a small team of system administrators who will be responsible for maintaining electronic departmental information systems.

You will primarily be responsible for the Service’s geographical information and information systems as well as the implementation and promotion of related procedures. You will also work with your team members to provide a corporate support network for all information systems and will work to implement solutions that improve efficiency for system users.

With a good working knowledge and understanding of corporate geographical information systems, you will work to implement solutions that improve efficiency for users.

This role requires excellent IT skills, with a logical and analytical approach to critically challenge current systems and processes. You will have a willingness to adapt and embrace new ways of working, using your good communication skills to support managers to implement these changes.

Applicants will be shortlisted based on how closely their current skills and experience meet the requirements of the role. Please, therefore, ensure you provide this information by using the person specification and job description to help you.

The position includes the following benefits:

· Local Government Pension Scheme

· Flexible Working Hours Scheme

· Paycare Healthcare Benefits Plan

· Childcare Vouchers

· Occupational Health Services

For a full job description and application form, please see below attachments. Completed application forms are to be sent to

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 09 March 2018

Interviews will take place week commencing 19 March 2018

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to equality and diversity at work. We positively welcome applications from disabled people and minority people who are under-represented in our Service.



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Closing date:
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