IT Engineer – Short Term Nationwide project

Salary: €180 per day Location: - Ireland Munster and North West Ireland Experience: Job no: DM0209Job Status: Contract

Our client is offering an exciting opportunity to work within the Educational sector on a short-term project. They are looking for Engineers to help with the testing/installation projects in schools for Education Research Centre across the South and West of Ireland. Qualified applicants will be reviewed and contacted as soon as possible. This opportunity would suit for someone who is in between jobs.

All Technical Support staff dispatched to schools must be Garda Vetted, have demonstrable technical expertise, and must have attended training session specific to each study/project cycle.

Successful candidates will need to have a Full Clean Driver’s License and be over 25 years old. Van and fuel card will be provided.


Technical Support staff will be responsible for transporting and setting up the laptops; providing technical assistance and troubleshooting during the assessments; reporting any technical issues and backing up and uploading response data

  • Receive delivery of laptops, carry out testing to assess their functionality (including testing of software encryption), and confirm that all laptop batteries can hold sufficient charge.
  • Transport the laptops to schools, and set-up computers and testing rooms as per the guidelines that will be provided.
  • Provide technical assistance and troubleshooting during the assessment (records of any technical issues must be noted using forms provided).
  • Work with Test Administrator to track which laptops are assigned to each student for each test session. It is the responsibility of Technical Support staff to maintain an inventory of each student whose data is contained on each laptop and/or USB.
  • Notify once the data has been successfully uploaded to the servers.
  • After the assessment is complete, Technical Support staff must ensure that the laptops are correctly switched off, pack them up and transport them back to the Technical Support hub for secure storage and re-charging.
  • Conduct back-up data harvest after all testing has concluded.
  • Carry out final checks on laptop functionality post-testing and report faults.

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