Network and Systems Administrator

at Prairie College (view profile)
Location Three Hills, Canada
Date Posted January 14, 2022
Category Other
Job Type Full-time

Description

Network and Systems Administrator

Hours:                         Full time

Wage:                          To scale with benefits

Beginning date:         As soon as possible

Contact:                      Nicolle Ioanidis

Email:                          Please submit your CV to hr@prairie.edu.

Phone:                         403.443.3030

POSITION MISSION:

This position exists to support the mission of Prairie to “train and mentor Christians through biblically integrated post-secondary education” by providing excellent, relevant and primary support in Information and Communication Technology.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

General responsibilities include but are not limited to those noted below. The description may be adjusted according to the experience, skills and passions of the successful applicant.

  • Administer Wired and Wireless Networks:
    • Wireless: Ruckus/Ubiquiti
    • Point-to-point bridge
    • Wired: HP Procurve managed switches and router
    • Firewall: Fortigate
    • Fiber and copper network maintenance and installation
  • Administer Windows Servers, Virtual Hosts and SAN
    • Veeam Backups
    • Active Directory
    • Group Policies
    • DHCP, DNS, File Server, SCCM
    • UPS
    • Maintenance, replacement schedules and long-term strategies
  • VOIP phone system
    • FreePBX/Asterisk
    • Maintain system - add/change/remove users and phones
  • Helpdesk functions
    • Assist Staff and Students with access to network and resources
    • Perform maintenance of all computing equipment
    • Upgrade or replace desktops, laptops
    • Assist in Hyflex classroom technology including Crestron
    • Help backup Apple Macbooks
    • Creating/maintaining user and group account
    • Communicate ICT updates, changes and tips to staff
    • Provide general troubleshooting of PC’s, Mac’s and business Applications
    • Provide end-user training when necessary
  • Google Workspace Administrator
    • Email accounts
    • Distribution groups
    • Manage policies and devices
  • Security Systems
    • Kantech Fob system
    • Security Cameras

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Mission: Knowledge of and enthusiastic commitment to Prairie’s mission, vision, core values, statement of faith, and community covenant.
  • Church: Understanding of and commitment to the local church.
  • Education: Preference of a post-secondary education in Information and Communication Technology or equivalent work experience considered
    • Prefer CCNA or equivalent
    • Prefer MCSA,MCSE or equivalent
  • Experience: Significant experience in ICT work.
  • English Language: Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Character: Observable and contagious love for God, highly self-motivated and directed, maturity of Christian character, team attitude, loyalty to organization and people, missional.
  • Relational Competency: Able to communicate clearly and effectively, ability and skill to relate well to others, team player working together with AVL and Copy Centre personnel.
  • Skills: Keen attention to detail, proven analytical and problem-solving skills, strong customer service orientation, resiliency with the ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines, willingness for improvement in skills.

ACCOUNTABILITY:

  • Reports to the Managing Director, Information & Communication Technology.

In accordance with the standards of the government, preference will be given to qualified applicants who hold Canadian citizenship or are a permanent residence of Canada.

Prairie’s goal is to complete as soon as a qualified applicant is found. However, applications will be received until the position has been filled by a qualified person.