Facilities Operations Technician

BAE Systems UK

Location: Portsmouth

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Facilities Operations Technician

Location: Portsmouth

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: Up to £40,960 depending on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Management of IT Infrastructure across facility
  • Providing IT technical support to all user within the facility
  • Maintain, generate and update patching
  • Manage Corporate IT Issues with IT Provider
  • Management and configuration of Room & Desk Booking system
  • Liaise with IT service provider to report and resolve IT issues
  • Management of Telephone network
  • Management of Automated Access Control System, Access/Security/ Reports, Database Back up
  • Update/Generate operational documentation
  • Assist in Health and Safety and Security Audits
  • Undertake Management of contractors onsite when required

Your skills and experiences:

  • Good technical knowledge of building services
  • Basic understanding of the defence industry
  • Understanding of Health and Safety
  • Understanding of Configuration Management and accurate record keeping
  • Basic understanding of Physical Security and Export Control compliance


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Facilities team:

This role is to act as a Facility IT Support Technician for the Naval Ships Combat Systems (NSCS) Maritime Integration & Support Centre (MISC) located at Portsdown Technology Park. The main purpose of the role is to ensure that the facilities IT infrastructure is managed and available to support the activities being conducted within the facility

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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