Matawa Education and Care Centre
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
IT Technician is a key role with Matawa Education and Care Centre who ensures that department systems are managed appropriately and maximum uptime is achieved. Primary purpose for this role is to manage Windows and Linux based servers and related systems; and support The Principal and Vice Principal on as required basis in maintaining the other technologies and systems. IT Technician is also responsible for the installation, configuration, administration and management of Windows and Linux based server housed within Matawa Education department. IT Technician supports the development and implementation of security policies over key systems and provides recommendations to ensure key risks to Matawa Education IT systems are addressed.
Reporting to the Executive Director, Principal and Vice Principal, IT Technician will plan, implement, configure, maintain and manage Windows and Linux based systems. While working with Matawa Education and Care Centre, IT Technician will provide ongoing support to end- users and will also maintain the IT helpdesk. IT Technician will ensure technology infrastructure based on Windows and Linux is able to support the growth of Matawa education department.
1. Installation, administration and support of networks and systems
2. Provision of training and on-going technical support.
3. Administrative duties
4. Perform other related duties as required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
The incumbent must demonstrate the following skills:
The incumbent must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of IT Technician. The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
The IT Technician may have to travel throughout the communities in all weather. They may have to lift, carry and manage equipment and supplies. They may have to work odd or long hours at a time to complete special requests or projects. The IT Technician may have to spend long hours sitting and using office equipment, computers and attending meetings.
The Matawa Education and Care Centre may be a busy facility. The IT Technician may be interrupted frequently to meet the needs and requests of teachers, staff, administration and members. The IT Technician may find the environment to be busy, noisy and will need excellent organizational and time and stress management skills to complete the required tasks. The IT Technician may from time to time be required to work in confined spaces or at heights, including indoors and outdoors in different weather conditions.
Sensory demands can include reading and use of the computer that may cause eyestrain and occasional headaches. The work environment around the IT Technician may be noisy and very busy which may make it difficult for the individual to concentrate.
The IT Technician will have to manage a number of requests and projects at one time. They must be aware of all Tribal Council business in the community and any and all relevant legislation, policies and procedures. They may have to complete a number of tasks and responsibilities at one time, and must be prepared to deal with emergencies and stressful situations at any time.
Applicants can email a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org