IT Support Officer at Sandvik

Full time @Sandvik in Information Technology
  • Post Date : September 8, 2023
  • Apply Before : October 8, 2023
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Job Detail

  • Offered Salary 0
  • Career Level Officer
  • Qualifications HND

Job Description

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry including rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading, and hauling and materials handling.

Job Description

The IT Support Officer will be responsible for service desk and help desk support management and will also assist the Finance Manager in the implementation of group IT policies and strategies and ensure the compliance of users of IT services at all times.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure end users log tickets to ITSD (Helpdesk) incident and Request Support for users.
  • Collaborating with management, departments, and customers to identify end-user requirements and specifications.
  • Manage Helpdesk tickets, planning and prioritizing systematically to minimize backlog and ensure operational efficiency.
  • Assisting end users through a series of actions, either face to face; email, or over the telephone to help set up systems or resolve issues.
  • Provide high-level support for Microsoft Office 365 tools and services.
  • Ensure system and data security is maintained at a high standard, ensuring the integrity of the SNC network is not compromised.
  • Provide technical assistance to project teams and undertake technical project roles when required, supporting the roll-out of new applications and solutions.
  • Monitor network performance on a daily basis and troubleshoot problem areas as needed.
  • Build and maintain efficient IT systems to meet business and technology needs.
  • Adhere to all SMC Policies and Procedures, especially the SHEQ policies.

Role Competencies

  • Display confidence when dealing with people, with well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Communicate well with staff and suppliers, exhibiting excellent listening skills Demonstrate high standards of professional behavior when dealing with suppliers and users.
  • Ability to investigate issues and requirements and identify and prioritize appropriate solutions.
  • Ability to adapt and adjust to changing processes, constantly seeking process improvement.
  • Ability to work flexible hours when required.
  • Ability to maintain detailed and accurate records.
  • Aid other employees in the use of various technologies. Ability to build professional relationships with key stakeholders and end-users.


  • HND/BSc. Computer Science / Computer Engineering
  • Additionally, A+, N+, CCNA, and ITIL are required.
  • Proficiency in popular coding languages including Python, Java, and C++, and frameworks would be an advantage Excellent knowledge of the software development life cycle
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Object-Relational Mapping frameworks
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently or as part of a team

Reporting Relationship

IT Coordinator


For immediate consideration, please apply to the IT Support Officer position before 20th September 2023 on the Sandvik intranet, Job ID: R0058965

We thank all applicants for their response, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

“Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women are not likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Sandvik, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.”

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