Data Processing Technician (Special Project)

August 26 2020
Industries Education, Training
Categories Information Technology, Help Desk, Installation, Maintenance, Repair, Programming, Development, Database Dev. & Admin., Training, Technical writer, Documentation, System administrator, Information technology
Saint-Hubert, QC

This full-time temporary position will be available from September 8, 2020 to June 30, 2021, at the Riverside School Board, located at 7525 chemin de Chambly, Saint-Hubert, QC, J3Y 0N7.


The principal and customary work of the employee in this class of employment consists in programming or modifying in-house applications, managing networks, preparing complicated breakdowns for computer users and assisting computer analysts in the development and implementation of systems.


The employee in this class of employment programs or modifies applications using appropriate programming languages in order to meet the specific needs of users; he or she tests software and programs and, if necessary, adapts them to ensure that they are compatible with existing systems and that they meet the needs of users.

He or she manages, installs and configures systems or oversees the installation of components according to the procedures he or she establishes; tests, modifies and upgrades computer networks develops and oversees the application of various procedures related to the use of networks and equipment, particularly those concerning backup copies, destruction of obsolete files and equipment maintenance.

He or she acts as a resource person for the complicated breakdowns of equipment and software, particularly with regard to the installation and configuration and, if need be, carries out installations and configurations.

He or she drafts instructions for software and applications and participates in the training of users.

He or she formulates suggestions and recommendations concerning the purchase of computer equipment.

He or she may assist analysts in the analysis, development and implementation of computer systems, as needed.

He or she may oversee computer-related work.

He or she may be required to train less experienced technicians as well as coordinate the work of support staff in performing duties related to the implementation of programs involving technical operations for which he or she is responsible.

He or she actively participates in improving customer service.

He or she may be required to write procedural documentation tools for users.

He or she provides technical support to personnel in schools and centers.

He or she may be required to create resources.

If need be, he or she performs any other related duty.


Hold a Diploma of College Studies in Computer Science Technology (Administrative Data Processing) or a diploma or an attestation of studies recognized as equivalent by the competent authority.


Excellent knowledge of English and French, spoken and written. Enjoy working in a team setting and is always willing to share information. Experience with GPI, ISM, comfort with both android and Apple products. Knowledge of assistive technology for students' software and hardware. Must hold a valid driver's licence and possess an automobile. Will exhibit organizational ability and autonomy.

SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with a one-hour lunch from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

SALARY: $790.65 to $1,066.10 per 35-hour week, according to qualifications and experience.

Candidates should submit a letter of application as well as curriculum vitae before 4:00 p.m. on August 31, 2020 to Human Resources, by mail or by e-mail at ***********@***.**.**

Riverside School Board has implemented an Equal Access Employment Program and encourages applications from women, members of visible and ethnic minorities, Aboriginal people and people with disabilities.

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