IT Technician (Manufacturing) Richards Bay

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working for a well established Engineering company, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing and maintaining the company’s IT infrastructure, systems and services. One will be sorting network issues, diagnosing and repairing faults as well as configuring and installing hardware and software


  • Company: Manufacturing company
  • Location: Richards Bay
  • Date Posted: 6 January 2019
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: Neg. depending on exp.
  • Qualifications: Diploma / Bachelor's Degree in Computer Sciences or similar
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Ensure usability by configuring and installing the software and hardware components
  • Maintain the software and hardware for all WANs, LANs, emails, telecoms and internet connectivity
  • Ensure that all electrical safety standards are met at all times
  • Restore or replace faulty or damaged hardware
  • Safeguard the privacy and security networks on computer systems
  • Ensure security by upgrading and installing anti-virus software and upgrading systems to enable all computers to have compatible software
  • Test new hardware and software
  • Provide tech support and be the first in line to contact when reporting an error
  • Daily backup operations
  • Maintain all technical documentation
  • Manage Service Level Agreements with IT related suppliers
  • Ensure company and group IT procedures and guidelines are aligned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Sciences or similar
  • 2 years exp in computer networks and systems maintenance
  • Proficient in software installation and database programming
  • A+, Linux+ or Cisco Certified Network Associate accreditation advantageous.
  • SAP exp. Will be advantageous
  • Valid driver's license

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