Information Technology (IT) Technician, Kenya

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Closing Date: May 30,

The Regional Delegation in Nairobi is seeking for an experienced and highly motivated person to fill the Information Technology (IT) Technician position, which will be based in Nairobi.


  • Provide support by assisting computer users on a day-to-day basis;

  • Ensure proper functioning of computers, printers and the network environment;

  • Assist in the introduction of computer technologies and ensure error free standard software and hardware installed and configuration on workstations according to ICRC policy;

  • Install and maintain connectivity devices on ICRC LANs;

  • Train, support and advice computer, radio and telephone users in the region;

  • Administer and maintain IT inventory;

  • Plan, install, maintain and repair all the radio communication systems (i.e. mobile & fixed radio installations, repeaters, radio mailboxes, operational radio room) in the region;

  • Undertake Field Missions within the region as requested.

    Minimum Requirements

  • Degree or Diploma in Information Technology;

  • Professional certification in a Network Operating System or Software Development;

  • Good knowledge of computer hardware/ software utilities, printers and peripherals;

  • Experience in HF & VHF radio installations and technologies;

  • At least three years experience in Network Administration;

  • Knowledge of French is an added advantage.

    The Profile

    ICRC is looking for a young and energetic individual who has good organizational, inter-personal and communication skills.

    The successful candidate should have a sense of analysis and initiative, the ability to work independently and in a team.

    The above position demands flexibility and ability to work under pressure.

    Interested persons with the required background and experience are invited to submit their application to;

    Head of Human Resources Denis Pritt Road
    P.O. Box 73226
    Nairobi 00200 – Kenya

    Please include detailed CV, current and expected remuneration and contact details of three referees.

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