Interested individuals must come to the Human Resources Office to complete an application for the position between the hours of 8:00 and 5:00, Monday through Friday or online at the Pulaski County website at www.pulaskicounty.net. The Human Resources Office is located in Suite 100 of the Pulaski County Administration Building - 201 S. Broadway, Little Rock.

POSITION:                                          NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR

                                                        This position is open to County Employees and the General Public.

POSITION NO:                                          210

STARTING SALARY:                            $41,889 - $46,849

DEPARTMENT:                            CIRCUIT/COUNTY CLERK (210)

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY / FUNCTION:  To develop and maintain a computer network utilized by the Circuit County Clerk’s Office and Circuit Courts through the installation , maintenance, and support of network hardware, servers, PC’s, software, and peripherals.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

-         Configures, monitors, and troubleshoots network hardware for the Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court across four locations.

-         Monitors network performance ensuring effective connectivity and security; performs routine maintenance on network servers as necessary; trouble shoots network performance problems.

-         Installs network hardware updates and patches to ensure network security.

-         Monitors and maintains network security at domain and user levels.

-         Makes recommendations for purchase of network equipment and software.

-         Configures, monitors, and troubleshoots wireless network hardware for the Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court across two locations.

-         Configures, installs, maintains, and repairs approximately 310 PC's used by 270 Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court employees across four locations.

-         Makes recommendations regarding desktop hardware and software allocation for Circuit/County Clerk.

-         Makes recommendations regarding desktop hardware and software acquisition for Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court.

-         Provides desktop support for approximately 310 PC's used by 270 Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court employees across four locations, in-person, by telephone, and by remote connection.

-         Configures, installs, maintains, and repairs peripherals, including printers and scanners for Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court.

-         Installs, configures, and updates software packages for Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court.

-         Installs and directs installation of PC operating system and software updates and patches.

-         Configures, monitors, and troubleshoots network hardware for the Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court across four locations.

-         Installs network hardware updates and patches to ensure network security.

-         Installs server hardware and software updates and patches to ensure functionality and security.

-         Develops and maintains relationships with technical staff of vendors and other agencies in support of software and hardware resources provided by or shared with those vendors and agencies.

-         Maintains server, desktop, and network infrastructure at Circuit/County Clerk Disaster Recovery Center.

-         Maintains service agreements and contracts for Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court hardware and software.

-         Remains current in changing technology through communication with vendors, research in trade journals, and attendance at relevant industry seminars.

-         Maintain Circuit County Clerk website.

-         Sets up temporary PC banks for use during major elections.

-         Performs other duties as required.

-         Configures, monitors, and troubleshoots server hardware and software for the Circuit/County Clerk and Circuit Court across two locations.

-         Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Work is performed in various smoking restricted office environment. Occasional travel to a Pulaski County Circuit Court location other than the Pulaski County Courthouse is required. Work will sometimes result in exposure to a dusty or dirty environment. May be required to remain on-call as necessary.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Completion of college level coursework in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field; considerable experience with the maintenance and operation of networked computer systems and PC installation and support or related areas; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess or be able to immediately obtain a valid Arkansas Driver’s License.

Satisfactory completion of a traffic offense check and a criminal background examination.

OPEN DATE:  07-12-18                                                                                                      CLOSE DATE: 07-18-18 (5:00 p.m.)

Please Note:  Applications will not be accepted after the Close Date.  A selection will not be made until the Close Date and all applications have been received by the selecting official.

12 July 2018                                                                                                                                            210-18