Information Technology (IT) Officer/Specialist

Scaw Limited

Scaw Limited is a Copperbelt-based manufacturing Company specialized in the manufacturing of grinding media, castings products and industrial oxygen and acetylene, that was established in 1960.

Scaw limited seeks to employ a suitably qualified, experienced and result oriented individual to fill up the following position on a two-year contract renewable depending on individual performance;


Job Purpose

The purpose of this role is to manage Information Technology infrastructure by analyzing requirements, designing and testing software, identifying, troubleshooting and resolving Information Technology problems.

Duties and Responsibilities;

Systems Administration and Support

  • Create and maintain active directory users and groups
  • Assigning appropriate end user rights for different file share roles
  • Provision of Information Technology support to key events
  • Manage the access control/ biometric systems
  • Maintain Systems documentation
  • Train staff on use of software applications

Network Administration Support

  • Installing, configuring and managing network equipment
  • Monitoring and improving network performance
  • Maintaining physical and logical network topology documentation
  • Troubleshooting and resolving network problems
  • Maintain PBAX and local telephone systems
  • Maintain and coordinate external telephone services and liaising with service providers for resolving faults.

Hardware Support

  • Ensure all hardware is maintained at regular intervals and with corresponding maintenance log
  • Maintenance of an up to date inventory of software and hardware
  • Coordinate repairs of Laptops, Desktops, Printers, Scanners and other computer related equipment

CCTV Maintenance

  • Maintenance of all CCTV network infrastructure including switches, NVRs
  • Troubleshooting CCTV errors and faults, and appropriately escalating problems to maintenance service provider
  • Coordinate and monitor period service of equipment
  • Provide downtime reports

Security and Compliance

  • Ensure the security policies and procedures are implemented for all systems
  • Deployment and management of anti-virus software to firm Computers
  • Train Staff to enhance their use of Information Technology systems and knowledge on security awareness

Email Administration

  • Create and Maintain User Accounts
  • Monitor and maintain email server
Key Requirements:
  • Grade Twelve (12) Certificate with a minimum of 5 Credits
  • Degree/ Diploma in Computer Science
  • At least 2 years’ experience in Information Technology
  • ISO 9001:2015 QMS (Added Advantage)
  • ISO 3500 Risk Management (Added Advantage)
  • Advanced Computer skills and applications
Skills and Competencies
  • Experience of working in a multi-cultural environment;
  • Analytical and strategic thinking skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure in a fast pace environment

Only applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their applications with copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae with traceable references, academic/ professional qualifications and any other relevant documentation in support of the application. Applications should be submitted to the address below or emailed to not later than Friday, 08th April 2022.

Only short-listed candidates will be communicated to.




P.O. BOX 20418


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