IT Technician

Closing Date: 14/10/2022
Full Time

INISHOWEN CO-OP are hiring an IT Technician to join their team in Carndonagh.

Role/duties include: 

  • Investigate and resolve problems in the day-to-day use of servers, computers, printers and other IT related equipment.


  • Lead in the installation and configuration of hardware and software in conjunction with our IT suppliers. Ensure the effective running of the Co-op’s IT network and e-mail system including managing software updates


  • To be the first point of contact for all IT and ERP systems issues across Inishowen Co-Op and its subsidiaries.


  • Maintain and update Inishowen Co-Ops eCommerce websites across its subsidiaries


  • Ensuring the complete security of Inishowen Co-Ops IT systems.


  • Ensuring the organisation meets all the relevant data protection measures and comply with European GDPR legislation.


  • Assist with the preparation of documents and reports


  • Be proactive in developing methods of improving IT related business processes focusing on time & cost saving measures and completing training.


  • Strong general Desktop, Laptop support and troubleshooting skills


  • Assist the senior management team in the ongoing security, development improvement and implementation of Inishowen Co-Ops IT strategy across all divisions and stores such as Intact Newline & Tokheim etc.


Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience with or knowledge of operating systems; current equipment and technologies, enterprise backup and recovery procedures, and system performance-monitoring tools,
  • Advanced computer skills and detail orientation
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills – ability to translate complicated technological terminology into language easily understood by others.
  • Competence with MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Formal third level qualification in computer science would be advantageous
  • INTACT experience would be advantageous
  • Drivers licence preferable but not an initial requirement if the candidate is working towards gaining a full licence

Why choose to work with us?

A career at Inishowen Co-Op gives you the opportunity to join a supportive team in a growing business in the Inishowen region. We are keen to grow and update our technology capabilities and currently we are in the process of introducing online e commerce to the group .


Our success is directly linked to the performance and capability of our people and we welcome you to consider joining our team.  This is a full- time permanent position at our head office in Carndonagh. 


Here’s what you’ll get from us:

  • Join a progressive long established team working with the local community for many years.
  • Friendly supportive team workers
  • Great support
  • Ongoing training
  • Excellent pay rates to suitable applicants depending on experience


Apply by forwarding your CV with a cover letter to outlining the position you are applying for by close of business on 14th October 2022.




Inishowen Development Partnership is a community led local development company that has successfully delivered rural development and social inclusion programmes and initiatives in Donegal since 1996 on behalf of the European Union and the Irish Government through the National Development Plan.