Airport IT Engineer – Gatwick Airport

United Kingdom
GBP 22300 / Permanent / Full Time

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About the Job:
As the Airport Engineer in London Gatwick UK, you will be responsible for dealing with technical issues escalated from the helpdesk function and working with end user to troubleshoot hardware, software, and connectivity problems along with supporting the business on project.

What will you do?:

  • Respond to basic customer incidents and service requests passed across by the client service desk and resolve general user faults within agreed SLAs.
  • Troubleshoot and undertake fault diagnosis on all assigned network, hardware and infrastructure incidents and successfully resolve within the agreed timescales.
  • Provide timely updates to the client service desk so that progress against each individual incident can be updated as required.
  • Escalate any issues relating to incident resolution, such as the need for support from a more experienced Engineer, in a timely manner to ensure that customer SLAs can still be met.
  • Carry out regular “floor-walking” and pro-active line of sight checks to identify and resolve any issues before they are raised as incidents through the client service desk.
  • This role is working rotational schedule: 4 days on & 4 off / rotational schedule (06:00am to 06:00pm or 06:00pm to 6:00am)

What will you bring to ESP?

  • At least 2 years’ experience in an IT support role
  • Good knowledge and awareness of latest technologies and solutions
  • Good knowledge of current Microsoft Windows Desktop software
  • Understanding of network protocols, server hardware and configurations
  • 5 years UK working history which can be referenced for airside clearance checks.
  • Full UK driving license
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a willingness to learn and adapt to any new change or situation.

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift or push 20-40 kilograms of equipment if needed.
  • Able to stand or kneel for extended periods of time.
  • Able to use mechanical tools.

If you are….
Motivated to develop your career in IT support, supported by a strong learning and development culture, you are passionate about delivering service excellence and like the variety of end user environments we should connect and explore.

What we will offer:
Personal & Professional Development
Within a learning and development culture, we offer unlimited access to a wealth of professional and personal training so that you may develop your career.  We will guide all employees to both specific technologies and client environment training and compliment with recommended learning journeys via our L&D system, that cater to helping you reach career goals or objectives — whether you want to become a knowledge expert in your field or apply your skills to another division.

Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging
We are unconditionally inclusive in the way we work and celebrate individual uniqueness. We know diverse backgrounds are valued and succeed here.

We offer a £22,308.00 per annum + Shift allowance


  • Holiday Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Shift Allowance
  • Perkbox discounts  

Who are we:
ESP Global Services has been providing customized 24/7 Global IT support solutions since 1992, expertly managed by a dedicated service delivery team, we offer day-to-day support via teams of on-site engineers or responsive visiting engineers, and multi-lingual service desk coordination that’s manages over 1,000 tickets a day for more than 200 customers.

Our ability to deliver customer-centric, targeted, and tailored IT support solutions is a natural fit for the complex needs of the fast-paced and evolving aviation industry. We developed technology-based solutions to address the high emphasis on meeting extremely short service levels spread across large campus areas with strict security controls. Supporting equipment for airports and airlines in many locations worldwide, has led to an IT support approach that applies equally to any global business with multiple international locations, wide campuses, and demanding security requirements. Plus, our spares, repairs, and logistics service enables us to deliver intelligent end-to-end IT hardware lifecycle management anywhere in the world.

We are global community of exceptional people passionately working together with one shared vision. We uphold the highest standards of ethics, compliance, and security. We are fully ITIL-aligned and ISO-accredited for Environment, Information Security, Business Continuity, IT Service Management, and Occupational Health and Safety, and have privacy built by design into all our systems.

Our vision and ethos have stood the test of time, and we aim to exceed expectation and delight customers every time and our values are integral to the way we work together.

ESP Global Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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