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IT Technician

IT Technician

Salary (Grade 2):  £18,800 per annum
Hours: 37.5 per week (full-time) – Monday to Friday
Location: Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Contract: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity to join our small, friendly IT team at the NMRN based mainly at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard with occasional to travel to other NMRN sites from time to time.

You will act as the first point of contact to our users. The role will also include setting up new computers, installing software, troubleshooting PC / software / hardware problems such as printers, and to help support the Audio Visual (AV) equipment across all of our museums and galleries, which includes projectors and interactive displays.

Key Opportunities

• To learn more about working in IT and to develop your skills across a wide range of competencies.

• Work within a varied role offering vital support to the business, working in a unique heritage environment.

• Support the implementation of new IT projects.


You will demonstrate a keen interest in developing your IT skills, working across a virtual Windows environment, supporting other off the shelf applications. 

Previous experience of IT is essential, be that through an existing role, or through a qualification gained through College / University or volunteering. In addition, the ability to organise and prioritise workload, meet changing demands and comply with tight deadlines is essential.

We Provide:

• The opportunity to be part of a friendly and diverse workplace within a unique heritage environment
• Group pension plan with Royal London (6% employer contributions, 2% employee contributions and death in service benefit)
• Free onsite parking
• 23 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), increasing to 25 days after 5 years’ service
• Flexible working
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Free admission to other museums and attractions within the reciprocal agreement
• Discounts at our shops and cafes
• Free/Discounted tickets for family and friends

Please click HERE for the Role Profile.

For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Phil George, Head of IT, on 02392 891370 extension 2044.

Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a covering letter indicating how their knowledge and experience match those specified.  Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at and are required by 5pm on Thursday 21 January 2021.

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and our responsibility to ensure appropriate safety measures are in place, we will be conducting the interviews virtually using video facilities on Microsoft Teams on Tuesday 2 February 2021.

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