IT Officer Job at DRC

Website Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

The DRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 20 May 2022 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of IT Officer to be based in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Recruiter Danish Refugee Council (DRC)
Position IT Officer
Location Maiduguri, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Experience Required 2 years
Application Deadline 02 June 2022

DRC Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: IT Officers are responsible for the installation, operation, and maintenance of computer systems and other technologies, such as communication systems. An IT Officer’s duties include configuring hardware and software, setting up peripherals such as printers or routers, repairing equipment, and providing daily support for computer network users. Officers may work as a help desk, responding to calls and e-mails regarding the computer network or communication systems. They may also be responsible for writing reports, tracking inventory, evaluating new technologies.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the internet connection and bandwidth ensuring that Service Level Agreements are adhered to for all sites in Borno.
  • Travel to different field locations to troubleshoot various issues with IT equipment and internet.
  • Maintains excellent communication with staff in all field offices on support related to Internet.
  • Safeguard DRC data by use of security policies and procedures, and implement a backup and recovery procedure.
  • Assist in the organization and inventory of all IT hardware and software resources.
  • Hardware management and maintenance of IT equipment.
  • Reduce outsourcing IT services, such as printers and photocopiers wireless connectivity and preventive maintenance.
  • Creates and maintains good technical documentation; Ensure paperwork is kept according to DRC’s policies and procedures and filed neatly with supporting documents in respective files (in particular equipment issue vouchers.)
  • To undertake basic training for staff on computer handling, usage and email etiquette, rollout same training in all Borno offices.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or relevant equivalent disciplines.
  • 2 yrs. Work experience as an IT/IM support staff.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Knowledge of VSAT and router configuration
  • Knowledge & experience of dealing with ISPs.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Must have strong reporting and communication skills

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply DRC IT Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 02 June 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.