Hiring Network Administrator

Westwind School Division invites applications for the full-time position of NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR (Competition No. CO-05-2016-TECH)

Westwind School Division is a rural public educational district serving educators, students and their families across 7 communities in Southern Alberta. Our IT Support Team is on the frontline, working directly with users to help deliver the best education experience possible. Joining that team, you will provide assistance with managing hardware, software, networking and solving dynamic problems with various IT solutions in the classroom. This position is based out of Cardston, AB.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Proactive Frontline/Backend technical support of educators and students • Helpdesk Ticket Triage, troubleshooting, logging, and escalation
  • Provisioning and maintaining fleet desktop, mobile, cloud technologies
  • Multi-Layer Network Administration in enterprise LAN/WAN environments

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills that help minimize end-user stress related to technical issues
  • Accepts ownership, is able to problem solve and complete complex projects with minimal or no supervision
  • iOS, MacOS, Chrome OS, Microsoft Client/Server, Meraki, MDM, Cloud
  • Priority given to Programming/Scripting skills

Required Qualifications:

  • A degree, certification, or related experience in computing technology (min. 5 year) • Ability to lift, carry, and transport desktop, server or networking equipment
  • A valid driver’s license
  • The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, diligent professional who is willing to collaborate with others to help achieve success in our schools. This position is scheduled to commence July 1, 2016, or as negotiated
  • The successful candidate will be required to provide a criminal record check and child welfare check before employment begins

Please forward your letter of application and resume to:

Mr. Ken Sommerfeldt, Superintendent of Schools
Westwind School Division
PO Box 10, 445 Main Street
Cardston, Alberta T0K 0K0

Fax: (403) 653-4641 or email to pam.boyson@westwind.ab.ca

The competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Applications received prior to noon, Friday, June 10, 2016 are assured careful consideration. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.