IT Assistant Job in Maragua, Kenya

Our client, in the business of processing and exporting of high quality macadamia nuts in the African and Asian market seeks to recruit an IT Assistant.

Job Ref: ITA 2018

Recruiter: Stratostaff East Africa

Location: Maragua, Kenya

Available: Immediately

Category: Experienced

Offer: Neg.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • BSc or Diploma in Information Technology or any other related field;
  • CISCO Networking Associate
  • At least 3 years of progressive experience in a busy organization;
  • Knowledge of and experience in CCTV;

Job Specification

  • Configuring of hardware and software, setting up peripherals such as printers or routers, repairing equipment, and providing daily support for computer network users;
  • Troubleshoots, diagnoses problems, implements corrective action procedures within prescribed guidelines and/or escalates to other technical resources as appropriate;
  • Developing and maintaining a neat and working LAN system;
  • Servicing and maintaining the CCTV system;
  • Developing and maintaining company website;
  • Liaison with external internet providers and sub-contractors on I.T related issues;
  • Advice the management on IT related advancements and recommendation of systems upgrade;
  • Maintain and analyze the biometric systems and send daily report to relevant personnel;
  • Maintain, analyze and report on the vehicle tracking system. Identify those not working and work with the service provider to remedy the same;
  • Maintain company domain server and emails;
  • Timely response to computer user’s requests on computer related tasks, provide remote assistance to field officers on PDA use;
  • Troubleshooting of personal computers – collaboration with other departments in maintaining efficient and reliable operations of personal computers;
  • Provide support to users in backing up and restoring their files, as well as in virus detection, removal and prevention, and making sure that they are operating at optimum level;


  • High level of integrity;
  • Aims to get things done well, set challenging goals, create own measure of excellence and seek to improve performance;
  • Have report writing skills;
  • Technology Savvy;
  • Self-motivated and results driven and can work to tight deadlines;
  • Be a team leader and able to motivate those under working under;

How to Apply

If you are qualified and up to the challenge send your Resume and Cover Letter to by 18th December 2018 please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Stratostaff is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Updated: December 14, 2018 — 9:55 am