network support technician

Noggins Corner Farm - Wolfville, NS (30+ days ago)

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Salary$$31,200 to $57,000YEAR yearly for 30 to 60 hours per week
Terms of employment Permanent
Full time
Day, Evening, Weekend, On Call, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
Start date As soon as possible
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Job no. 1298077
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years or equivalent experience

Experience
5 years or more

Specific Skills
Maintain, troubleshoot and administer the use of local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), mainframe networks and computer workstations and peripheral equipment; Evaluate and install computer hardware, networking software and operating system software; Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks and to co-ordinate access and use of computer networks; Load computer tapes and disks and install software and printer paper and forms; Provide problem-solving services to network users; Implement data, software and hardware security procedures; Perform routine network start up and close down and maintain control records; Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations; Implement network traffic and security monitoring software, and optimize server performance; Install, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade Web-server hardware and software; Modify Web pages, applets and scripts; Respond to requests for help and information from Website visitors and Website designers; Set up local area networks and connections to the Internet
Work Setting
Agriculture, fishing and/or forestry
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Computer and Technology Knowledge
Word processing software; Spreadsheet; MS Windows; Internet; Device drivers; Networking software; Networking hardware; Networking security; Intranet; Servers; File management software; Security software; Mail server software; Communication software; Website creation and management software; MS Office; Desktop applications
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Organized