IT Technician

92trades Limited
49 Sangana Street, Mile 1 Diobu , Port Harcourt RS 500262, Nigeria
04/08/2016 15:13:42

Job Description


We are looking for a qualified IT Technician that will install and maintain computer systems and networks aiming for the highest functionality. You will also “train” users of the systems to make appropriate and safe usage of the IT infrastructure.
A successful IT Technician must have a thorough knowledge of computer software and hardware and a variety of internet applications, networks and operating systems. The ideal candidate will also have great troubleshooting abilities and attention to detail.
The goal is to build and maintain updated and efficient computer systems and networks to optimize the role of technology on business sustainability.
 Set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices (routers,       printers etc.)
 Check computer hardware (HDD, mouses, keyboards etc.) to ensure functionality
 Install and configure appropriate software and functions according to                   specifications
 Develop and maintain local networks in ways that optimize performance
 Ensure security and privacy of networks and computer systems
 Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and       computer equipment
 Organize and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from     completing their work
 Perform troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace         parts, debugging etc.)
 Maintain records/logs of repairs and fixes and maintenance schedule
 Identify computer or network equipment shortages and place orders
 Proven experience as IT Technician or relevant position
 Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
 Excellent communication ability
 Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
 In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
 Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
 Degree in Computer Science, engineering or relevant field
 Certification as IT Technician will be an advantage (e.g. CompTIA A+,               Microsoft Certified IT Professional)