Calling All Women! Residential Field Technicians (Part time)

Virgin Media
Flitwick, Bedford
£22,500 per annum, OTE £28,000 plus amazing benefits
09 May 2018
09 Jun 2018
Part Time
Contract Type

Part Time - Minimum 20 hours per week, with a range of flexible shift patterns

Start Date – 4th June 2018

Are you ready for a new challenge? Do you like surprising people? Are you capable of doing a field-based job which traditionally has been perceived as a man’s roles? Of course you are, because at Virgin Media we offer great jobs for great people, regardless of gender! Our people are amazing - and most importantly, they’re representative of our customers and their communities.

That’s why we are having an honest chat with any females who are looking for a new challenge. Right now, we‘ve got loads of great men on our field tech team, but our ambition is to have loads of great women on that team too!  It’s all about getting the best from a diverse workforce and encouraging more women to bring their skills to more tech-based roles, which is why we’re looking for proactive tech-lovers to join us as Residential Field Technicians.

So what is a Residential Field Technician? They’re the people who go into customers’ homes to install and repair our products, sharing advice and tips on how to get the very best out of those products. And that person could be you. Bringing the unexpected to our customers, you’ll ensure they feel happy with the service you’re providing and you’ll go the extra mile to make sure they like Virgin Media just as much as you do.

It goes without saying that you’ll have great communication skills, and if you have some customer-facing experience that would be an added bonus. We need women who can take a logical approach to diagnostics, with a proactive approach to getting the job done. You’ll need to be comfortable using hand and power tools, and have an interest in technology such as smartphones, tablets and PC’s. Our technicians work in all weather and at various heights so being comfortable with these aspects is a must.  You’ll also be driving one of our vans, so a driving license is essential.

Join us, and you’ll be an important part of our friendly Virgin Media team. When you join, you will be given comprehensive training in the role, and of course given on-going support, you can trust us to do the right thing by you. We want to set you on a fascinating career path where every day is different and you’ll get to meet some really interesting people.

Here are a few of the benefits you can expect in return!

  • 25 days’ holiday each year, rising to 28 (Pro rata for part time)
  • Your birthday off, every year!
  • Personal company funded medical plan
  • Performance related bonus opportunities
  • Membership of EveryWoman - providing access a wealth of development resources, advice and inspiration.
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Share plans
  • Life Assurance, Personal Accident Insurance and Income Protection
  • Option to buy up to 5 extra holiday days per year
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Team Rates - offers, deals and perks on mobile, broadband, TV and home phone services
  • Tribe - get money off loads of products, services and experiences from Virgin Group companies

And if you’re a man and you fancy joining us, then we’ve got a place for you on our team too – just head over to our careers site and take a look at the roles currently up for grabs.

Because what makes Virgin Media undeniably fantastic, is the fact that we don’t believe in gender stereotyping. There’s no such thing as a ‘man’s job’ or ‘women’s work’. Just really great jobs for really great people.

Come and be a part of something special – Join us!

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