Junior Networking & Communications Technician - AFRJN2018
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AfriSam South Africa Pty Ltd is one of the largest suppliers of construction-related materials, specialising in the production of Cement, Aggregate and Readymix Concrete. Operating in six Southern African countries, the company offers a wide scope of career opportunities and exposure to best practices. At AfriSam South Africa we recognise that talented and enthusiastic people are the basis of our ongoing success.


Aggregate and Readymix Operations




  • Providing a comprehensive support of both data and voice infrastructure for all business units
  • Diagnose network and telephone connectivity problems and provide user support as needed
  • Ensure that all network and telephone equipment is maintained, replaced or repaired.
  • Assist with the implementation of new projects and changes in user needs
  • Ensure telecommunications systems meet the business requirements
  • Effective management and administration of telecommunications systems
  • Manage third level support provided by vendors i.e uninterrupted telecommunications deliverables, good relationship, managing cost and compliance against the agreed service delivery.
  • Provide support for contact centre telephony operations.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A three year IT Diploma (NQF level 5) or recognised industry certification
  • 5 years€™ experience in hardware/software networking configuration and installation including Voice-over-IP (VoIP) telephony
  • Knowledge of systems/networks management applications
  • Knowledge of specialised tools for monitoring the WAN/LAN
  • Understanding of security disaster which impact on IT
  • Good Project Management skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with broad base of end users.
  • Have a balance of assertiveness and persuasiveness to implement business and technical concepts
  • Customer service orientation, good verbal communication skills, self-starter, results driven, energetic, committed approach to helping users.


Please forward your application and résumé to Zipporah Tshelane at fax no 011 670 5723 or
e-mail to recruitment.ssc@za.afrisam.com and use Junior Networking & Communications Technician as reference in your email.

Equity Statement:

€œApplicants are advised that AfriSam is a designated employer under the Employment Equity Act and as such has an Employment Equity Plan in place. The Company therefore has the right to fill the vacancy in accordance with its Employment Equity Plan in order to fulfil its transformation objectives by preferring designated employees."