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System Administrator

Northwest Ohio Computer Association Archbold, OH

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Title: System Administrator

FLSA: Exempt

Reports to:

Director of Operations & Technology and to those on the NBEC organizational chart to whom that

position reports.

Job Objective:

Assists in the design, installation, operation, and maintenance of the NWOCA program server infrastructure. Performs computer system management, maintenance and troubleshooting for the NWOCA program and its member districts.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Windows and Mac OS operating systems, computer troubleshooting, and a mechanical aptitude for fixing equipment.

  • Experience with server related technologies including Windows servers, Linux servers and virtualization.

  • Familiarity with DNS, DHCP, Active Directory and file sharing protocols.

  • Familiarity with NIST Security Controls and industry security best practices is a plus.

  • Position requires travel in a specified region using an employee-provided vehicle.

  • A record free of criminal violations that would prohibit employment in the public sector.

  • Supports the goals and philosophy of the organization.

  • Maintains a professional image and high level of integrity.

  • Complies with drug-free workplace rules and board policies.

  • Effective interpersonal communication skills are required.

  • Ability to schedule time effectively for optimal usage is required in this position.

Essential Functions:

The following are typical work responsibilities. A reasonable accommodation may be made to enable a qualified individual with a disability to perform essential functions.

  • Work with the Director of Operations and Technology or the assigned Supervisor to review, recommend new server technologies that meet the following criteria: efficiencies and cost reductions to member districts and NWOCA and provide value added services for our customers.

  • Assist the Director or the assigned Supervisor in designing an overall systems strategy and examine future opportunities.

  • Monitor and maintain system and software revision levels.

  • Apply patches and system upgrades as needed.

  • Schedule and perform management tasks during our maintenance window.

  • Work with member districts on support requests related to the district network, clients and servers.

  • Work in conjunction with the IT Services staff to resolve problems or implement new technologies.

  • Perform maintenance of network and computer system peripheral components as assigned by the Director or the assigned Supervisor.

  • Assist in the maintenance of a current inventory of NBEC assets and specific supplies.

  • Assist in user training as assigned.

  • Perform hardware and software testing.

  • Uphold board policies and follow administrative guidelines/procedures.

  • Respect privacy. Maintains the confidentiality of privileged and sensitive information.

  • Keep current with technology, workplace innovations, and obtain relevant training that support job functions.

  • Maintain open and effective communications. Promote the organization’s mission, philosophy, and vision. Serve as an information resource as needed.

  • Assist users in accessing and utilizing NWOCA program resources effectively.

  • Cooperate with all NBEC personnel as well as with the public.

  • Pursue personal growth opportunities to enhance performance and advance organizational goals.

  • Strive to develop rapport and serve as a positive role model for others.

  • Maintain a professional appearance. Wears work attire appropriate for the position.

  • Perform other specific job-related duties as directed.

Abilities Required:

The following personal characteristics and skills are important for the successful performance

of assigned duties.

  • Acknowledge personal accountability for decisions and conduct.

  • Avert problem situations and help resolve conflicts.

  • Effectively use listening, observation, reading, verbal, nonverbal, and writing skills.

  • Support teamwork and a positive work environment.

  • Interpret information accurately and initiate effective responses.

  • Maintain an acceptable attendance record and is punctual.

  • Organize tasks and manage time effectively. Meets deadlines despite time constraints.

Working Conditions:

To promote safety, employees are expected to exercise caution and comply with safety

regulations and NBEC policies/procedures when involved in the following situations/conditions.

  • Exposure to adverse weather conditions and seasonal temperature extremes.

  • Exposure to bloodborne pathogens and communicable diseases.

  • Interactions with aggressive, disruptive, and/or unruly individuals.

  • Operating and/or riding in a vehicle.

  • Lifting, carrying, and moving work-related supplies/equipment.

  • Performing repetitive tasks and using a computer keyboard/monitor for prolonged periods.

  • Traveling to meetings and work assignments.

Performance Evaluation:

Job performance is evaluated according to policy provisions and contractual agreements adopted

by the Northern Buckeye Education Council (NBEC).

The Northern Buckeye Education Council (NBEC) is an equal opportunity employer. This job

description identifies general responsibilities and is not intended to be a complete list of all duties

performed. This document is subject to change in response to staffing factors, funding variables,

modified operating procedures, and other unforeseen events.

The Northern Buckeye Education Council (NBEC) reserves the right to revise and/or change job duties

and responsibilities as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied

employment contract.

Company Description
The Northern Buckeye Education Council (NBEC) is a not-for-profit Council of Governments organized under Chapter 167 of the Ohio Revised Code. The purpose of the NBEC is to provide educational entities in greater northwestern Ohio access to a variety of cooperative administrative services thereby reducing the cost of obtaining these services. Currently, the NBEC provides data processing services through its Northwest Ohio Computer Association (NWOCA) subsidiary; assists in the preparation of financial reports and offers a wide range of professional development opportunities to employees of its member districts.

The NBEC is organized to:

Foster cooperation among educational entities.
Provide leadership in planning for the future needs of educational entities in our service area.
Provide cooperative services to member educational entities in order to achieve efficiencies of scale and reduce overall costs.
Presently, there are forty one public education entities as full members in the NBEC, all of which are located in Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Williams and Wood counties.

Northwest Ohio Computer Association

Why Work Here?
Great Benefits!

The Northern Buckeye Education Council (NBEC) is a not-for-profit Council of Governments organized under Chapter 167 of the Ohio Revised Code. The purpose of the NBEC is to provide educational entities in greater northwestern Ohio access to a variety of cooperative administrative services thereby reducing the cost of obtaining these services. Currently, the NBEC provides data processing services through its Northwest Ohio Computer Association (NWOCA) subsidiary; assists in the preparation of financial reports and offers a wide range of professional development opportunities to employees of its member districts. The NBEC is organized to: Foster cooperation among educational entities. Provide leadership in planning for the future needs of educational entities in our service area. Provide cooperative services to member educational entities in order to achieve efficiencies of scale and reduce overall costs. Presently, there are forty one public education entities as full members in the NBEC, all of which are located in Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Williams and Wood counties.

Address

209 Nolan Parkway Archbold

Archbold, OH
USA

Industry

Technology

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