Computer Technician || Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC)

  • Harare

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC)

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is an Independent Electoral Management Body established in terms of Section 238 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe. Its major function is to manage and conduct elections to the offices of the President, Parliament, Local Authorities, Referendums, and all related electoral processes in accordance with the laws of Zimbabwe and international best practices.

The Commission wishes to recruit professionals of high integrity with good communication and decision-making skills, and sound knowledge of electoral democracy to fill vacancies that have arisen in the institution. Suitably qualified women are encouraged to apply. Applications are invited for the following post: –

JOB TITLE: Computer Technician
REPORTS TO: Network Administrator
STATION: Head Office – Harare
GRADE: 8/7

Summary of Key Responsibilities
Planning, developing, and establishing network security measures;
Installing, configuring, and testing hardware and software;
Preparing specifications for the procurement of appropriate software, network, and computer hardware;
Establishing and maintaining Network infrastructures;
Network monitoring for optimal service availability;
Coordinating and providing user training;
Planning, designing, researching, and acquisition of new or upgraded hardware and software systems;
Recommending acquisitions and upgrade of technological resources;
Maintaining data centre monitoring equipment;
Repairing and servicing all computer and network equipment.

Qualifications/ Job Specifications
A minimum of an HND/ Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science;
Mature, result-oriented person, with good leadership skills, and ability to work under pressure;
At least 2 years’ experience in a similar field;
Experience with LAN/VPN infrastructure maintenance and management;
Thorough knowledge of computer systems and IT components;
Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles;
Excellent troubleshooting skills;
Relevant certifications (e.g. CISCO, etc.) will be an added advantage.

TO APPLY
Interested and qualified persons must apply in writing, attaching their detailed and updated curriculum vitae and certified copies of their qualifications. Suitably qualified women are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted applicants will be invited for interviews. The remuneration package will be revealed during the interviews. Send applications to:

The Director – Human Resources
Zimbabwe Electoral Commission
Private Bag 7782, Causeway,
Harare.
OR hand deliver at:-

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission
2nd Floor – Mahachi Quantum Building
Corner Kaguvi Street & Jason Moyo Avenue, Harare.
Harare
OR email to hr@zec.org.zw

The closing date for receipt of applications is 30 December 2022.