I.T Support Technician (1 Year Term)

Posted: 07/22/2020

I.T Support Technician

 Portage la Prairie, Manitoba


On behalf of our client, Roquette, we are searching for an I.T Support Technician to join the team for a 1 year term position.
With a state of the art facility currently being built in Portage la Prairie, Roquette is a global leader in plant-based ingredients and a pioneer of new vegetale ingredients.  Thanks to a constant drive for innovation and a long term vision for growth, Roquette is hiring an I.T Support Technician
 to join the team in Portage la Prairie for up to a one year term.

The I.T Support Technician will manage the information systems and related technical foundation in line with the IS Strategic plan and in accordance with Group Standards and policies.


As the I.T Support Technician you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the technical infrastructure (hardware, network, workstations, phones, servers, printers, etc...).
  • Managing the IT Assets (licenses, PCs, laptops, printers, contracts, purchasing, etc...).
  • Supporting the business and manage the IT Service Desk in line with group practices.
  • Carrying out installs, moves and changes as requested.
  • Supporting Microsoft Windows / Office.
  • Assisting in managing projects: pre project and execution phases.
  • Receiving and manage incoming telephone calls and emails.
  • Providing a high level of service to colleagues and customers on site.
  • Participating in continuous improvement programs.
  • Maintaining confidentiality in all matters pertaining to the Roquette Pea processing plant and its operations.
  • Knowing and respecting the rules concerning safety, quality, hygiene and the environment.


You and Your Experience:

  • You have 2-3 years’ experience in an I.T Support role.
  • You have a good understanding of IT support activities, operations and business processes.
  • You have strong communication and customer service skills.
  • You have good time management skills.
  • You are accurate in your work and you have strong attention to detail.
  • You have the capacity to analyze and suggest innovative solutions.
  • You are flexible and team orientated.
  • You have the ability to work well on your own using your initiative and be proactive
  • You can adhere to H & S requirements at all times.

Benefits of working at Roquette:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Opportunity for professional development.
  • A rewarding work environment.


About Roquette:

Portage la Prairie, Manitoba is home to the state of the art Pea Processing Plant, which was named the Project of the Year by the Economic Developers Association of Manitoba at their inaugural Economic Development Awards in 2017. The plant is the largest investment dedicated to pea protein in the food, nutrition and health markets globally so far. This new site will expand Roquette’s production capacity and respond to the growing customer demand for plant-based proteins both in North America and around the world.

Roquette's ambition is to be the long term global leader in New Plant Protein Specialties by offering sustainable, innovative & high quality solutions today & tomorrow. They are a pioneer in plant-based protein specialties with projects in France and Canada to meet the global booming market demand.

Roquette currently operates in over 100 countries and employs 8,400 people worldwide.

How to Apply:

Please apply online at www.jobs.peoplefirsthr.com or by emailing your resume in confidence to Billy at Bstewart@peoplefirsthr.com or call Billy at 204-940-4048.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.