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IT Specialist opportunity with growing, successful regional family owned and professionally managed company, serving customers since 1934. This opportunity will report directly to the Executive Management and will be responsible for ensuring the streamlined operation of the IT Department in alignment with the business objectives of the organization. This individual will plan, coordinate, direct, and design IT-related activities of the organization.

Minimum Job Requirements Include:

  • Must have prior RPG2 experience
  • Capable of suggesting and implementing upgrades and new platforms
  • Assists in the planning and implementation of additions, deletions and major modifications to the supporting infrastructures
  • Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and maintaining back-up procedures and information security and control structures
  • Oversees the administration and maintenance of the company's infrastructure and consults third parties when necessary
  • Oversees the administration of the company's WAN
  • Manages the purchasing of all software, hardware and other IT supplies at the corporate level
  • Facilitates team meetings effectively as well as keeps team well informed of changes
  • Effectively communicates relevant IT-related information to superiors
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Relays relevant IT-related information to the company in a timely manner
  • Initiates and implements improvements in all areas of IT responsibility
  • Serves as main point of contact on all IT-related matters for the office assigned
  • Responds/acts on upper-management direction
  • Identifies and provides standards for gathering information for use in trend analysis and reports information to company management
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Active Directory, Exchange Server and Cisco Firewalls as well as VPNs
  • IBM-AS400 platform
  • IBM-400 (Advanced 36)
  • IBM Midrange Experience
  • Workstation and laptop hardware support/troubleshooting/maintenance
  • Server hardware support
  • Installing, supporting and managing a Windows environment 2000/XP/Vista/Windows7/2000Server/2003Server/2008Server
  • Configuring and supporting Cisco firewalls - PIX/ASA - NAT/PAT/Site to Site VPN/Remote Access VPN/DMZ
  • Configuring mobile devices
  • Supporting and maintaining wireless solutions
  • Technical Management, Technical Understanding, Analyzing Information , Problem Solving, Data Center Management, Developing Budgets, Coordination, Strategic Planning, Quality Management
  • Management Proficiency, Manufacturing Quality, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Production Planning, Network Security, Promoting Process Improvement, Network Maintenance, Operating Systems


Excellent benefits which currently include medical health coverage, dental, life insurance, paid vacation, paid holidays and 401-K with company match.

For consideration for this position, please submit your resume.

About Confidential:

An EEO/DV/WM Co. Drug Test and Background Check performed.

Our local family-owned, professionally managed company has been the leading service provider to the community for over 80 years.

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