ICT Systems Technician

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed.

Shorthorn Printers Limited


Job Purpose: To undertake the design and development of appropriate computer systems/programmes and production of systems documentation in order to facilitate easy processing, storage and security of information and facilitate future reference and operations.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Full Grade 12/ GCE Certificate
  • Diploma / Advanced Certificate in Computer Science or its equivalent with 2 years’ work experience
  • Good writing skills as the job entails compilation of day to day workflow and schedules
  • Ability to communicate as the job may require interaction with different categories of clients
  • Proven experience as ICT Technician or relevant position
  • Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
  • Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
  • In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
  • Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
  • Member of Information and Communications Technology Association of Zambia (ICTAZ)

Method of Application

Send an application via email ONLY to recruitment@shorthornprinters.co.zm

Your application should consist of a cover letter and CV with three    references and addresses and contact information.

Closing Date: 18th November, 2022.

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