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IT/ GIS Coordinator

This position, at Marshall County 911 (MC911), will support and help maintain all computer hardware, software and communications resources (phone and radio) and provide desktop support to users who staff location 24 hour a day, 365 days a year. The position will also perform entry to intermediate level Geographical Information Systems (GIS) duties.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITES:

· Monitor network utilization, installation and repair of network communications equipment

· Troubleshoot network switches, routers, firewalls and web filters

· Monitor the voice, video and data network infrastructure to ensure continuous operation of the user community

· Tracks requests for network equipment, computing equipment; installations, de-installations, relocations and other related requests

· Provides technical guidance in implementing new system modifications and enhancements

· Assists in disaster recovery relating to network and computing devices; interfaces with equipment vendors for the procurement of equipment and to resolve problems

· Assist in radio interface with CAD system and assist with future interface of the infrastructure

· Create, implement and maintain GIS data, to include edits and maintaining a digital and hardcopy of spatial analysis products

· Ability to update/upload GIS data interface to CAD as needed

· Assist with any other related needs as requested by the Director

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION:

Bachelor’s degree preferred, (attainment of a minimum of an associate’s degree required), from a recognized college or university in computer science or a closely related field.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE WORK:

· Thorough knowledge of network communications, techniques and practices, Ethernet and wireless networks

· Good knowledge of switches, gateways, servers and personal computers

· Ability to diagnose network problems and develop solutions; ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with other office personnel to establish and maintain effective working relationships

· Basic knowledge or GIS systems (or willingness to obtain such knowledge)

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE WORK:

An employee in this class is responsible for supervising all network activities including installations, maintenance, vendor relations, help desk operations and the preparation of network change control and documentation. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures under the general supervision of the Director and in coordination with Operations Manager.

Applicants may submit resumes in person or via USPS at 655 4th Av NW, Arab, AL 35016, or may email resumes to menia.king@marshall911.com. MC911 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This position will be posted until close of business Monday December 4, 2017