ICT Assistant – Kalobeyei, Turkana

Full time @Kenya Red Cross Society in ICT Email Job
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Opportunity Detail

  • Allowance 600
  • Opportunity Level Staff
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Gender Any
  • Qualifications Diploma

Opportunity Description

Overall Job Purpose

Reporting to the Regional Head of Operations in Kalobeyei, the incumbent will support users and manage ICT Infrastructure including radio operation and maintenance of VHF and HF radio.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Technical support to ICT projects comprising hardware and software in the operation area.
  • Continuous support to users on computer-based Health Information System
  • Ensure proper functioning of the network, including connectivity to the internet, other networks and interfaces to all depended services such as electronic mail, PC desktops services and applications.
  • Prepare ICT monthly reports and updates of maintenance of ICT activities.
  • Radio operation and basic maintenance of VHF and HF radio
  • Keeping inventory of all ICT equipment.
  • Review, propose and implement network security policies, standards, guidelines and provide network security incidence response.
  • Provide technical expert advice on the latest technology acquisition, implementation and optimal operation of related ICT infrastructure.
  • Provide ICT/Telecommunications training to staff at base, the health posts and the hospital

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent qualifications plus diploma in Telecommunications or Hardware Training.
  • Over three (3) years’ experience in the development and installation of computer hardware systems, telecommunication and radio systems.

Key Competencies

  • Thorough knowledge of computer hardware, HF and VHF radio systems and GIS software including CCK and telecommunication process requirement and procedures in order to ensure services are maintained in all circumstances
  • Experience in setting up information systems and networked applications and office automation systems
  • Team player and be able to work in multicultural environment.

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