Computer and Network Technician

Job Location

Funafuti, Tuvalu

Published Date

14 March 2022, 9:00:00 pm

Closing Date

25 March 2022, 4:30:00 am

About the job

JOB PURPOSE
Under the new IT Department structure, the Computer and Network Technician will be fully
responsible for the smooth running of all office computers, other peripherals devices and all
edge networks. Most importantly, the officer will assist the IT Access Network Administrator in
all activities and to achieve all KPIs layout on the annual work plan. Furthermore, in
cooperation with all IT Network Support Technicians on the outer islands, the officer will ensure
first hand remote support services making sure that all Internet services on the outer islands run
smoothly.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
● Maintain and manage all edge networks.
● Install, maintain and repair all computers and other peripheral devices.
● Assist the IT Access Network Administrator on access network designing, planning and
implementation.
MAIN DUTIES AND OUTCOMES
● Designing and installing computer networks, connections and cabling
● Troubleshooting system failures and identifying roadblocks in the network
● Fixing problems in LAN & WLAN infrastructure and testing and configuring software
● Maintaining and repairing software and hardware including peripheral devices
● Evaluating network performance to improve the network
● Scheduling upgrades and maintenance without interrupting business workflow
● Providing technical direction and giving training to coworkers about network systems
● Working with vendors to get needed equipment for the networks and systems

Requirements

MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS 

● Diploma in Information Technology/Systems or a related field. 

● Knowledge in computer hardware and software. 

● Good knowledge of LAN/WLAN//WAN networks, TCP/IP protocols and networks. 

● Hands-on experience with common software and hardware.

 

TTC JOB DESCRIPTION 

● Outstanding diagnostic, problem-solving and analytical skills. DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS 

● Good oral and written communication skills. (English and Tuvaluan) 

● Sound time management skills. 

● At least two years working experience in a similar position.


IMPORTANT NOTICE 

Applicant through their application MUST: 

1. Address all the qualification requirements of the job description. 

2. Address each of the responsibilities of the job as listed in the job description indicating how best you can carry out those responsibilities satisfactorily and at the same time add value to the job. 

3. The response in each case in (i) and (ii) must reflect the information in the CV; and the job application checklist

Benefits

Salary AU $11,500 to $16,000