Network Technician (junior) - 3 Months Temp

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Network Technician (junior) - 3 Months Temp

A Network Technician (Junior) - 3 Months Temp Contract vacancy is available at our Client, Wits Health Consortium in Parktown - Johannesburg.

Background


Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Limited ("WHC") is a wholly owned Company of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (South Africa) under its Faculty of Health Sciences.
WHC provides Faculty with a legal framework within which to operate the research and other activities necessary to support its academic objectives.
In addition WHC offers a range of products and services to the Academics conducting these activities in order to assist with the management thereof.


Main purpose of the job



  • To support, implement and maintain all network related activities such as troubleshooting hardware and software problems and LAN related problems

  • Additionally, they will support the company network and be an integral part of new network cabling installations and support


Location



  • Parktown, Johannesburg


Key performance areas


Installation and Project related -:



  • Install, maintain, and repair network cables

  • Test and troubleshoot issues using network communication tools and systems

  • Conduct thorough inspections of network cables to ensure the best practice methods are in place

  • Pull, route, or label CAT5, CAT6 and Fibre cable

  • Install various support structures, including cable racks, j-hooks, innerduct, and other related structures

  • Communicate and collaborate with other members of the IT Support service team to resolve complex issues

  • Provide high-quality service to all customers

  • Document network by labelling network cables and record as built diagrams and specifications.
    This includes Fluke testing of installations


Support and Maintenance -:



  • Provide Troubleshooting to resolve all network related issues

  • Manage tickets effectively through the helpdesk system

  • Work together with the IT support team for fast ticket resolution

  • Ensure users have a clean and neatly routed trunking and network layout around the desks to ensure no cables are in the way

  • Weekly checks on all floors and sites to ensure cabling is neat and complies with company standards

  • Daily health checks on network using monitoring tools

  • Ensure all telephony handsets using Teams are running at 1GB minimum


Required minimum work experience



  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience doing networking cabling


Additional education, work experience and personal abilities



  • Must have a basic understanding of IT networks and terminating cables on patch panels

  • Must be able to take ownership of all allocated network related projects and problems

  • Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines

  • Ability to exercise discretion, work independently and as a part of a multidisciplinary team

  • Must have a high level of customer service orientation

  • Must have a positive attitude with the willingness to continuously grow in a fast-paced environment

  • Good Communication Skills

  • Demonstrated strong customer service orientation

  • Ability to facilitate discussion among people with differing backgrounds and opinions leading to consensus


TO APPLY



  • Only if you do meet the minimum job requirements and experience as mentioned above, you may submit a detailed updated CV - Please Apply Online

  • Please take note that the applicants who do not adhere to the above criteria will not be considered for the respective position.


  • The closing date for all applications is 13 January 2020.





  • Wits Health Consortium will only respond to shortlisted candidates.

  • Candidates who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date can consider their applications to be unsuccessful.

  • In accordance with our Employment Equity goals and plan, preference will be given to suitable applicants from designated groups as defined in the Employment Equity Act 55 of 1998 and subsequent amendments thereto.


Please note that AJ PERSONNEL is only responsible for the advertising of the advertisement on behalf of their client Wits Health Consortium.


AJ Personnel does not have any salary or other information regarding the position.


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