IT Desktop Support Technician
Columbus Consulting (Pty) Ltd
Rustenburg, North West
Posted 13 June 2019 - Closing Date 30 June 2019

Job Details

Job Description

This is a 3-month contract position for a person with desktop support, software implementation experience and a valid drivers’ license. Accept responsibility for software implementation, user training and system effectiveness monitoring post-implementation.

  • Installation and Configuration of Virtual Machines (VM) running Ubuntu Linux and/or servers
  • Network configuration
  • Configuration of Internet Protocol
  • Software installation and testing
  • Set-up clients on the system and create profiles
  • Train user on the system
  • Monitor network functionality and system functionality
  • Monitor and report on progress and outcomes


  • IT Degree or Diploma
  • Valid driver’s Licence essential
  • Advanced knowledge in implementing information systems.
  • Ability to train client staff on usage of the IT systems being implemented, evaluate the effectiveness of the system usage, retraining of client staff and work independently.
  • Sound evaluation skills in data management and handling.
  • Ability to think and plan operationally, to liaise with people at all levels of the health system.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret technical information.
  • Ability to manage with clients’ staff in a participative and empowering way, excellent communication and writing skills.