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Position: It Specialist
Organization: Richmond Food Security Society
Location: Richmond, British Columbia

The Richmond Food Security Society (RFSS) is a community organization inspiring a robust Richmond food system through education, advocacy, and community building initiatives. We are a small team ranging from 3-6 staff plus volunteers and contractors. Our office is located in the Paulik Park in Richmond, BC. This position is an exciting chance to give back to the community and build your professional portfolio and network. In addition, you’ll work with a group of people who are passionate both about food security and the IT systems that support it. There is a lot of potential to research, coordinate and implement systems to support the RFSS team.

The successful candidate will report to the Executive Director (ED) and:

  • Ensure all hardware and software systems function smoothly

  • Work with the ED to identify and implement IT systems to improve workflow

  • Provide tech support to organization staff on hardware and software issues

  • Train organization staff and users on new and/or updated IT systems

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is equally happy crawling under the desks to get at hardware problems and implementing software solutions

  • Is highly tech savvy, and is able to find answers to all manner of questions

  • Has, or is working towards, a degree or diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology, and/or other relevant fields of study

  • Is available to troubleshoot problems quickly, and is highly detail oriented and dependable

The commitment we are looking for is:

  • One-two hours per week for regular system maintenance

  • One-year minimum

  • Interest in tackling additional projects including implementing new systems

  • Availability to come to the office during regular business hours

Interested candidates should apply via the form on our website or by emailing Anita Georgy at:
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Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working with RFSS!

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GoodWork ID: 38952       Date posted to Mar 15 2017