IT Officer

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • June 30, 2024

Website TalentHouseZM Talent House

About Talent House Ltd: 

We are a leading recruitment and HR consulting firm that operates as a link between people and companies in achieving a shared purpose. We offer creative, effective and flexible solutions that not only help individuals discover their career paths but provide organizations with talent they can recruit, develop and retain.

About the client:

Billiam works limited is a privately held company based on the Copperbelt and specialized in maintenance and repair, as well as the supply of a wide range of spare parts for heavy machinery such as; Caterpillar, Komatsu, Volvo, Sinotruck, Hyndai, Shantui, Liugong Spare.

About the role:

Our client is seeking a skilled IT Officer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in information technology, with expertise in computer systems, networks, and software applications. This role requires problem-solving abilities, attention to detail, and a proactive approach to maintaining and improving their IT infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, configure, and maintain computer hardware, software, and networks.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues, including desktops, laptops, printers, and servers.
  • Provide technical support to users, including troubleshooting and resolving IT-related problems.
  • Ensure security of IT systems, including data backup, antivirus protection, and access controls.
  • Manage and monitor network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and VPNs.
  • Implement and enforce IT policies, procedures, and standards to ensure compliance and security.
  • Evaluate and recommend new technologies, tools, and solutions to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Collaborate with other departments to understand IT needs and requirements.
  • Plan and execute IT projects, including upgrades, migrations, and installations.
  • Document IT systems, configurations, and procedures for knowledge sharing and training.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 2 + years of proven experience in IT support or administration.
  • Strong technical knowledge of computer hardware, software, and networks.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Familiarity with operating systems, such as Windows, Linux, and macOS.
  • Knowledge of network protocols, security principles, and best practices.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work under pressure.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in work.

Skills Required:

  • IT support
  • Hardware and software troubleshooting
  • Network administration
  • Security management
  • IT policies and procedures
  • Project management
  • Communication
  • Problem-solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Technical documentation

Compensation:

The incumbent will receive a competitive salary commensurate with experience.

To Apply:

Please send your CV to [email protected] before the 30thof June 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@talenthousepeople.com


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