IT Network Technician

temporary
Short Job Description: 

An engineering consultancy company that provides integrated engineering solutions based in Centurion, Gauteng is looking to hire an IT Network Technician on a 12 months' internship. The purpose of the position is to create and sustain a well-functioning and reliable network to ensure the unobtrusive operation of business.

Job posting date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Job Type: 
Internship
Required skills: 
Computers System and Network
Network & System Administration
Required Qualification: 
Degree or Diploma in Information Technology, or any related qualification.
Remuneration in ZAR: 
R11,000.00 per month
Remuneration term: 
Monthly
Full Job Description: 

An engineering consultancy company that provides integrated engineering solutions based in Centurion, Gauteng is looking to hire an IT Network Technician on a 12 months' internship. The purpose of the position is to create and sustain a well-functioning and reliable network to ensure the unobtrusive operation of business.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and install well-functioning computer networks, connections and cabling including setting up a server;
  • Perform troubleshooting for system failures and identify bottlenecks to ensure long term efficiency of network;
  • Inspect LAN infrastructure and fix minor or major problems/bugs;
  • Test and configure software and maintain and repair hardware and peripheral devices;
  • Evaluate network performance and find ways of improvement;
  • Organise and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from completing their own work;
  • Do regular data backups to protect the organisation’s information;
  • Provide technical direction to co-workers on computer and network usage and offer comprehensive advice and instructions.

Additional Requirements:

  • Any combination of training and education related to Networking such as CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ Linux+, Microsoft Certified Profession (MCP), Security+;
  • Good knowledge of LAN/WAN networks, TCP/IP protocols and network technologies;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages;
  • Knowledge of Project Management is an advantage.

Dimensions:

  • Must be a proactive and independent worker capable of integrating within a virtual working environment, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Work virtually, across cultures and geographical boundaries;
  • Ability and flexibility to travel domestically;
  • Involvement in turnaround activities which will require extended working hours;
  • Exceptional verbal, written, organisational and presentation skills;
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines;
  • Time management, teamwork, client service oriented;
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills.
Country: 
South Africa
Which province(s) does this job apply to: 
Gauteng
City/Town: 
Centurion, Pretoria

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