Information Management Specialist (MIS/IT 3)Computer & IT

Office of the Services Commissions

Chief Executive Officers are asked to invite applications from suitably  qualified  persons  to fill the following vacant  posts in the St. Thomas  Municipal Corporation:

Job Purpose:

Under the direction  of the Chief Executive Officer of the St. Thomas  Municipal Corporation, the Information Management Specialist assumes  responsibility to manage  and co-ordinate the maintenance activities of the Corporation's computer  hardware,  software  and peripherals to achieve  optimal  level of performance.


Job Responsibility:

Ensures  the maintenance and upkeep  of the Corporation's computer  systems and network

Assumes  responsibility for the Corporation's website  and payroll  system 

Retrieves and distributes the Corporation's official email

Procures parts and equipment necessary for the upkeep of the Corporation's computer systems

Troubleshoots and ensures the correction of user related problems

Creates or suggests computerized solutions to problems

Creates security procedures and standards for Corporation's computer systems Travels to satellite stations and the Infirmary to solve computer related issues and for regular maintenance and inventory

Maintains an inventory of all computer systems and related assets

Attends meetings, seminars and. any other training the Corporation finds important to the accomplishment of the job

Manages the Corporation's Application Management and Data Automation (AMANDA)

Computerized Systems which monitors the Development Application Process

Assists in ensuring the electronic reports to the Contractor General's Office and other officers are submitted on a timely basis

Arrests the problem of the frequent breakdown of the Server and Internet System, when they occur.

Ensures compliance with the E-Procurement  System

Performs any other duties that may be delegated by the Chief Executive Officer from time to time.


Key/Competencies

Good knowledge of Computer hardware, software, firmware and peripherals

Excellent Human Relation, Management and Communications  skills

Good problem-solving  skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Ability to use initiative

Ability to work in a team


Qualification and Experience

A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field with emphasis on hardware maintenance or related discipline or

Diploma in Computer Science or related field with at least two (2) years'  experience in computer maintenance and in the administration of computer networks including intranet, internet, extranet and fiber optic cable.

Experience in programming and system analysis.

Training and knowledge in strategic information technology planning, systems design and large-scale project implementation


Please ensure that this circular is brought to the attention of all eligible officers.

 

Applications accompanied with resume'  should be submitted no later than  the 26th July, 2019  to the:

Secretary

·        Local  Government Services

Ministry of Finance and the Public  Service Complex

znd Floor, G Block

30 National Heroes Circle

Kingston 4

 

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

 


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Job Details

  • Location: St. Thomas

  • Sector: Public Sector

  • Category: Computer & IT

  • Posted On: Jul 12, 2019

  • Deadline: Jul 26, 2019

Salary Grade: MIS/IT 3

Starting Salary (Gross/yr) $1,051,221.03 JMD

Max Salary (Gross/yr) $1,249,570.98 JMD

Primary Industry:Computer & IT

Secondary Industry: Computer & IT