Computer Technician Job Description

A Computer Technician job description template to hire for your Information Technology department.

About the Computer Technician position

We are looking for a Computer Technician who will install٫ maintain and repair computers and networks٫ ensuring that adequate IT infrastructure is in place and is used to its maximum capabilities.

You should be well-versed in computer systems and network functions٫ able to work diligently and accurately and possess a great problem-solving ability in order to fix issues and maintain functionality.


Computer Technician responsibilities are:

  • Maintain hardware and install and configure software and drivers
  • Organize regular upgrades to ensure systems remain updated
  • Monitor and repair technological equipment (such as switchesŮ« routers and so on) or peripheral devices
  • Install well-functioning LAN/WAN and other networks and manage components (such as serversŮ« IPs and so on)
  • Detect and repair system failures or bugs and provide solutions to restore functionality
  • Manage security options and software in computers and networks to maintain privacy and protection from attacks
  • Organize maintenance sessions to discover and mend inefficiencies
  • Create and manage records of repairs and fixes for future reference
  • Perform timely technical support and teach users how to utilize computers correctly


Computer Technician requirements are:

  • 2+ years' experience of working on a Computer Technician or other relevant position
  • Significant experience with computer systemsŮ« IT components and LAN/WAN networks
  • In-depth knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong organizing and time-management skills
  • Good communication abilities
  • BSc or BA degree in Computer ScienceŮ« engineering or other relevant area; additional certifications (such as CompTIA A+) will be a bonus

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