IT Systems Administrator: Luxury Hospitality Portfolio (Franschhoek)

Job Category: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Franschhoek
Employer Type: Hospitality Portfolio
Salary Type: Monthly
Province: Western Cape


We are looking for an IT Systems Administrator to join the IT team working at a luxury hospitality portfolio in Franschhoek.

The ideal candidate will be a professional person, capable of working in a 5-star hospitality environment as part of a small team, interacting with staff, suppliers and occasionally hotel guests. The IT System Administrator will also be prepared to be on standby over some weekends to resolve any guest-facing issues as and when required.


  • Bachelor Degree Information Systems or equivalent
  • System Administration/ Engineer certification in Microsoft (eg. MCSA, MCSE, A+)

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Manage and monitor IT systems and infrastructure
  • Support LAN’s, WAN’s, Network segments, Internet and intranet systems,
  • Troubleshoot problems reported by users,
  • Maintain network and system security,
  • Maintain network facilities in individual machines, such as driver and settings of personal computers as well as printers,
  • Maintain backup of the servers data, network devices data and test data restoration process,
  • Manage CCTV devices, servers, storage,
  • Perform regular system checks, verifying the integrity and availability of backups, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs,
  • Liaise and work with guests, staff, vendors and IT personnel as and when required,
  • Be on standby when required after hours and at weekends to support guest facing systems.

Position Requirements and Experience

  • Minimum of 2 to 3 years system management experience
  • Experience with virtualisation (e.g. VMware, HyperV)
  • Experience on switches for VLAN, tagging, stacking
  • Experience with Domain controller, group policy DHCP etc (e.g. Server 2012 & 2016, Window 10)
  • Mitel PABX and Phones
  • Experience in Firewall Management
  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows based environment for desktops and server
  • Experience in monitoring systems and maintaining a high security level.
  • Experience working with smart TVs and smartphones
  • Valid driver’s license for driving in South Africa as well as own transport is essential
  • Preference will be given to candidates from Franschhoek and surrounding areas

Remuneration Details

Competitive Salary plus Benefits (Add-on approach)

Start Date



Candidates, who are already residing in the Western Cape will have preference. We can only consider South African Citizens or applicants who hold a valid South African Permanent Residence! No Work Permit applications will be accepted! Applicants, who live in other provinces of South Africa still need to attend personal interviews and if requested to do any cook-offs, will do so completely at their own expense. We handle high volumes of applications daily and will only be able to reply, via e-mail, to candidates who have met our clients’ requirements.

Due to the high volume of CV’s received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications submitted must contain:

  • Updated CV with contactable references
  • Tertiary Educational documents
  • Written Reference Letters
  • A recent presentable profile photo’s
  • Chefs: 6-8 Food profile photos produced by yourself or in conjunction with the team

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