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Networks Suppoet Specialist

Lagos, Nigeria
November 23, 2016

They provide technical support for the planning, implementation, monitoring and maintenance of the Countys physical and electronic network infrastructure including: Local Area Network (LAN), Wide Area Network (WAN), Multi-media networks, new network technologies as they evolve; and perform other duties as required.


Techniques used to install and terminate various network cable types;

Installation techniques and usages of various network equipment components used in a large complex data network environment;

Problem determination, isolation and correction;

Equipment specification and procurement;

Methods of organizing work and project planning;

Different network topologies and the application of these network topologies;

Basic principals and terminology used in the network planning, installation and monitoring;

Communication protocols, their terminology and application;

Network monitoring equipment and its usage;


Familiar with:

Installation and termination of various types of network cable types;

Installing, monitoring and supporting various types of electronic network equipment;

Use of a personal computer for network diagraming and documentation support;

Ability to:

Perform work in an organized manner with attention to detail and quality;

Understand safety requirements and keep work areas uncluttered, clean and with hazards properly identified;

Provide accurate labeling and records of cables, equipment and work areas;

Learn and apply new technology knowledge to assigned work;

Learn configuration/programming of routers, switches and other complex network equipment;

Utilize project-planning tools and plan work;

Establish and maintain effective working relations with customers, vendors and other divisions of Information Services Department;

Communicate effectively with customers, vendors, management and Information Services Department staff;

Perform moderately heavy physical work, which includes lifting items up to sixty pounds;

Work in confined/cramped body positions installing wiring;

Climb a ladder to work at elevations from 4 12 feet;


Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledges and abilities, is qualifying. A typical way to obtain these knowledges and abilities would be:

Equivalent to graduation from H.N.D,B.SC with a major in Information Management or related field.

MODE OF APPLICATION:The interested applicant should forward their CV to HR