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Job Title:  IT PROFESSIONAL 2

IT PROFESSIONAL 2 - 60032515
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

ELKO, NEVADA, US, 89801

Requisition Id:  609

Department: DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION

Division: ADMIN - ENTERPRISE IT SERVICES 

Business Unit: HR-NETWORK TRANSPORT SERVICES 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

Salary Range: $58,380.48 - $87,320.16

 

Recruiter: DARRELL MORLAN 

Phone:  775 684-0126 

Email: Darrell.Morlan@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Information Technology (IT) Professionals analyze, develop, implement, maintain, and modify computer operations, systems, networks, databases, applications, and/or information security. Incumbents may perform duties in one or more IT specialization areas depending on the needs of the agency. Incumbents perform journey level duties and may serve as a lead worker to lower level IT staff as assigned. 

 

This is an IT Professional 2 position for the Department of Administration, within the Enterprise IT Services (EITS) Division. This position is within the Network Transport Services Unit located in Elko.  The incumbent installs and maintains microwave communications infrastructure, including microwave radios, antennas, channel banks, digital access cross connects, network routers, switches, network monitoring system and servers, for a statewide enterprise microwave network in support of a statewide public safety communications system.  Utilizing test equipment with schematics or network drawings, position installs, troubleshoots and repairs various TDM/Audio/RS232/MPLS network circuits supporting public safety communications.  This position requires knowledge of AC/DC power systems and requires frequent off road travel utilizing 4WD trucks, ATV's, snowcats and snowmobiles.

 

***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***

 

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-7_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science, management information systems, or closely related field and two years of progressively responsible professional IT experience relevant to the duties of the position which may include computer operations, systems administration, network administration, database administration, and/or applications analysis and development; OR two years of experience as an IT Professional I in Nevada State service; OR four years of relevant technical experience as an IT Technician IV or above in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Special Requirements

  • This position requires a valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility at the time of appointment and for continuing employment.
  • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
  • Working evenings, weekends, and/or holidays may be required.
  • Position requires working in inclement weather and varying conditions.
  • Statewide travel is required.
  • Requires climbing towers, traveling to remote mountain top sites via 4-wheel Drive, Sno-Cat tracked vehicles, helicopter or hiking by foot.
  • This position requires the ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.


Nearest Major Market: Elko