IT Coordinator
Advantage Co-op
Hours:
Full Time

Description:

What you’ll do:

The IT Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the Information Technology infrastructure and services for our organization. This role encompasses both hardware and software management, ensuring the reliability, security, and efficiency of our IT systems. The IT Coordinator will play a crucial role in supporting business operations and promoting technological advancements within the organization.

• Maintain and upgrade hardware infrastructure, including servers, workstations, networking equipment, and peripherals.
• Oversee the deployment, configuration, and maintenance of software applications and operating systems.
• Implement technical support to employees, addressing issues related to software, hardware, and networks.
• Ensure compliance with software licensing agreements and manage software updates and patches.
• Implement and maintain robust security measures to safeguard the organization's data and IT assets.
• Stay informed about cybersecurity threats and trends, implementing preventive measures accordingly.
• Ensure compliance with relevant data protection regulations and industry standards.
• Provide technical support to end-users, addressing hardware and software issues promptly.
• Conduct training sessions for employees to enhance their IT skills and promote best practices.
• Develop and maintain documentation for IT processes and procedures.
• Collaborate with management to develop and manage the IT budget, ensuring cost-effective technology solutions.
• Evaluate and recommend hardware and software purchases, negotiating with vendors to secure favorable agreements.
• Contribute to the development of the organization's IT strategy aligned with business objectives.
• Identify opportunities for technological advancements that can improve operational efficiency and competitive advantage.
• Other duties as assigned.

Why it matters:

Out team provides a range of products and services to support our member-owners. Through the work that we do, we help to build, fuel, feed and grow Western Canadian communities together.

Who you are:

• Bachelor’s degree in information technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
• Proven experience in IT management.
• Strong knowledge of hardware and software systems, networking, and cybersecurity.
• Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
• Ability to lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams.

This IT Coordinator role is pivotal in ensuring the seamless integration of technology to support the organization's objectives while maintaining the highest standards of security and efficiency.
Our Team Members receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and an employer-contributed pension plan. We encourage our Team Members to take advantage of learning opportunities, to grow and develop and to foster a culture of teamwork and innovation.

At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we’re working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve. We support and provide an environment that allows all to bring their whole selves to work.

To apply, please send us your resume at mmatthewson@advantagecoop.ca.

Application Deadline:
June 30, 2024