IT Engineer (12 Mths FTC)

Job Title: IT Engineer (12 Mths FTC)

Location: Peterborough

Position this role reports to: IT Department

Job Grade: 12 (Indicative)

Job Purpose:

To work as part of the IT team to provide desk-side support, server administration and client configuration to maintain service levels


An IT based qualification (preferable)

Main Duties:

  • Provide next line support to the IT Developers and IT 1st Line Support Engineer
  • Own Helpdesk entries, prioritising entries and providing resolution to end user within departmental KPIs
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot Windows desktop operating systems and hardware
  • Provide application support to end users – including MS Office, Epicor, Siemens PLM
  • Perform day-to-day administration on LAN infrastructure and IP-based telephone system
  • Perform basic administrative tasks and monitoring on network, Active Directory, Azure, security infrastructure, storage and virtual environments to ensure availability of systems
  • Perform basic SQL Database Administration role across multiple versions and systems
  • Perform basic software development duties – including but not limited to Visual studio coding, and data analysis
  • Help define (or update), document and implement IT policies and procedures to ensure consistency
  • Assist IT Systems Admin with defining, scheduling, testing and implementation of IT projects
  • Ad hoc duties within the IT Department
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety policies and procedures (Please delete as appropriate)
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety policies and procedures including feeding back any H&S information to management.
  • Be aware of and demonstrate the company values and behaviours.


  • Experience of supporting/troubleshooting and configuring a range of Windows based products in a Helpdesk environment
  • Advanced knowledge and experience of current Microsoft desktop and server operating systems and Baker Perkins core applications
  • Broad knowledge of hardware, software, communications and general technology in the corporate arena
  • Basic knowledge of networking, configuration of firewalls, switches and security systems
  • Able to work under pressure, both alone and as part of a team and prioritise tasks accordingly
  • Customer focused and be responsible for level of service given
  • Good communication skills and able to communicate at all corporate levels on the telephone and in person
  • Some out of hours work is required including but not limited to joining the IT call out rota, so a flexible approach to working hours is necessary



If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to the HR Department, Baker Perkins Ltd, Manor Drive, Paston Parkway, Peterborough, PE4 7AP (or email [email protected]) no later than Friday 30 September 2022

Internal applicants: Please inform your line manager of your application.

Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer