Mombasa County Jobs-ICT Officer I

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Mombasa County Public Service Board

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and developing the ICT infrastructure to ensure best value and to support fit for Purpose systems and solutions.
  • Providing effective and efficient ICT support;
  • Help install and support of all ICT hardware and software;
  • Maintain local and wide area networks and support remote working;
  • Performing system backups and recovery;
  • Proactive assessment of user needs in terms of software and applications and installation of the same on computers for all relevant users in the corporation;
  • Consistent and timely troubleshooting support provided to all projects and personnel;
  • Developing and implementing the corporation’s ICT policies and ICT strategic plan;
  • Providing leadership and direction to the ICT and Digital Service and ensure that the service is efficient, effective and delivers value for money;
  • Providing direction and guidance with respect to the corporation’s information systems on the selection, implementation and operation of security and controls;
  • Managing the available workforce and ICT resources to ensure that the planning, Development and delivery of specified ICT services achieve agreed levels of service and data integrity;
  • Keeping abreast of new methods and trends in ICT technology and products in order to advance and improve the corporation’s ICT capability;
  • To be the principal adviser to management by providing strategic advice and guidance in all aspects of ICT as required;
  • Enhancing office IT system through appropriate upgrades and advise on changes or improvements required;
  • Any other duties as may be assigned.

Requirements for appointment

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Communication Technology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Business Information Technology or a related field from a recognized University;
  • Master’s Degree in a related field from a recognized University will be an added advantage;
  • Have had experience for a period of not less than five (5) years in providing ICT services;
  • Demonstrated a high level of professional competence and outstanding management qualities in computerized information systems;
  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

PERSONAL QUALITIES IN ADDITIONAL TO THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS.

  • Communication skills
  • Team building
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Collaboration skills

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates are required to complete employment application details from Mombasa County Public Service Board website www.mcpsb.go.ke

Certified copies of relevant Academic and Professional certificates and transcripts, Identity card or Passport and any other relevant supporting documents should be attached.

Submission for the Job Applications should be done on or before 15th December, 2023 County Government of Mombasa is an equal opportunity employer. Youth, Women and Persons Living with Disabilities, Marginalized and Minority communities are encouraged to apply.

Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
Please be informed that Mombasa County Public Service Board DOES NOT USE AGENTS nor CHARGE ANY FEE for its services.
ONLY Short listed candidates will be contacted and they shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, Academic and Professional certificates, Transcripts and
Certified copies of Clearance certificates Directorate of Criminal Investigations (Certificate of Good Conduct), Kenya Revenue Authority, Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC), Higher Education Loans Board, Credit Reference Bureau, Clearance certificate from Commission for University Education (for holders of degrees from foreign Universities) and any other relevant documents during interviews.

To apply for this job please visit www.mcpsb.go.ke.