Information Communication Technology Support at FHI 360

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  • Company: FHI 360
  • Location: Zambia
  • State: Chipata
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: IT/Telecom Jobs in Zambia
Job Description

Position Title:  ICT Support

Project:  CDC/FHI 360 Technical Assistance (TA) Project

Location:  Chipata, Eastern Province

Reports to:  Senior Finance and Administration Officer (SFAO)

About FHI 360 

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of:  IT Support

Basic function

Under the direction of the Senior Finance & Administrative Officer (SFAO), the ICT Support’s primary role is to support to the project office staff on issues related to desktop computers, laptops, printers, network connectivity and remote access.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Desktop/Laptops repairs and maintenance
  • Onsite desktop support (software, hardware and networks)
  • Software updates
  • Set up and configuration of new desktops, laptops, etc
  • Configuration of routers and wireless access points
  • Assist with the maintenance of network infrastructure
  • Troubleshooting user problems
  • Assist users with Video and telephonic conferencing as well as presentation setups
  • Receive procured equipment, prepare and install to user requirements
  • Recover equipment no longer required and follow disposal process
  • Ensure that desktop infrastructure includes the latest release of virus protection software
  • Follow escalation process in the event of problems
  • Assisting users with problems on Windows 7 and Microsoft Office packages
  • Printer support
  • Treat all users professionally

Qualifications and requirements

  • Minimum diploma in information technology, computer sciences or related course
  • 3 – 5 Years relevant experience including systems administration, trouble shooting, PC maintenance, network hardware and software issues
  • Office 365, Windows Server Administration and networking technologies such as VPN, firewalls and LAN technologies
  • Ability to explain basic technical concepts and Microsoft packages to other users
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player and able to use their own initiative

The last day of receiving applications is 9 January,2022.

This job posting summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.

FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

FHI 360 will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws.

FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support a healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

Method of Application
Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here Closing Date : 9th January , 2022.
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