Unitrans IT Operation Manager Vacancy 2024

Unitrans IT Operation Manager Vacancy 2024





Recruiter: Unitrans Supply Chain Solutions
Start Date: 2024-07-24 End Date: 2024-08-10
AA/EE: Applicable Contract Permanent
Location: Gauteng Available: ASAP
Category: Information Technology Offer: Market Related


Unitrans Supply Chain Solutions have great opportunity in Gauteng for an IT Operations Manager
Please view full job spec for more information


  • Grade 12
  • Relevant IT Qualification (MCSA or MCSE, VCP6 and ITIL )
  • At least 5 years’ related IT Systems Administration experience

Required competencies to meet the job outcomes

  • Excellent writing, documenting and communication Skills in English
  • Excellent Computer Literacy Skills
  • Interpersonal Relationship Skills
  • Excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Windows Administration and support skills with Microsoft Qualifications
  • Extensive Windows Server (2008R2, 2012R2) and MS Exchange & Active Directory experience and or Qualifications
  • Extensive Vmware vSphere (6.x) Virtual Environment experience and or Qualifications
  • Extensive VeeAm Backup & Replication experience
  • Knowledge of databases (SQL 2008 – SQL 2014)
  • Knowledge of basic SQL Queries
  • Dell SAN and Server hardware knowledge and experience
  • Mimecast experience and or Qualifications
  • McAfee ePO experience
  • Wireless Setup & Maintenance experience
  • Backup, Recovery & Maintenance (VeeAm, Backup Exec and Redstor) hands-on experience
  • Self-driven and Motivated
  • Team Player


Job Specification
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Disaster recovery testing, performing of backups, system recovery and maintenance of backup policies and procedures
  • Support, maintenance, installation, backups, configuration and recovery of the email server
  • Various server administration, maintenance, ensuring proper functioning, and system availability for all servers.
  • Control, manage, distribute and verify McAfee installations, daily updates and licensing for each machine with assistance of technicians, ensuring the network is free from Viruses, Ransomeware and/or Spyware
  • Update and distribution of operating system and application updates weekly.
  • Assist with investigate of user problems, reporting needs, system problems, and other user or company needs, resolve, provide support and assistance, analyse, propose solutions pertaining to all systems and/or challenges
  • Develop, manage and test disaster recovery programmes
  • Assist in Firewall rules and network security policy
  • Fault finding, trouble shooting, support, maintenance and recovery of Infrastructure systems and Products such as Exchange, SharePoint, SQL Server, Hyper-V and virtual Machines within a cluster configuration.
  • Assist with ordering; oversee installation and deployment, configuration, documentation and implementation of IT equipment and/or infrastructure systems as needed.
  • Maintain and control server room environment.
  • Change Control Documentation,
  • Maintain neat and tidy workspace and storeroom with assistance.
  • Store and stock control, ensure hardware problems resolved affectively, storeroom neat and tidy, and stock availability
  • Manage, control faulty equipment and/or repairs
  • Adherence, writing, implementing and maintaining system documentation and the IT Policies and Procedures, inclusive of hardware and software inventory, configuration and licensing.
  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly checks on systems, and provide monthly reports with statistics.
  • Perform preventative maintenance.
  • Monitoring and closing of reported system problems
  • Administer, control, audit and manage DHCP, DNS, Active Directory, user accounts and permissions,
  • Authorize, plan, audit and oversee hardware installation, configuration and upgrades
  • Administer, manage, maintain, audit and control software and hardware inventory assets and updated assets and inventory lists.
  • Administer and maintain system logs (System, application and error logs)
  • Maintain confidentiality with regard to information being stored, processed, or accessed

Additional Responsibilities

  • Providing the IT Manager with budgetary information on Infrastructure costs and proposed solutions on cost savings on daily basis.
  • On-the-job-training and knowledge transfer to sub-ordinate(s)
  • Timeous submission of monthly reports and statistics
  • Overtime as and when required
  • Creation and maintenance of user accounts on systems.
  • Assist in data line and communication maintenance and fault reporting and repairs
  • Participate in technician and day-to-day job functions (Checklists, User Calls, AV updates, Backups etc.)

Only web based applications will be considered.
For any assistance/queries in registering your CV please email: unitranssupport@pnet.co.za or call: 010 140 3099