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Network Technician (Permanent)
Materials Management and IT Department
Deadline: Oct 3 2016
 


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At the heart of a vibrant urban/rural community of over 96,000, Strathcona County Library (SCL) encourages literacy and lifelong learning, fosters community connections, and offers programs and services that inform, engage, and entertain. SCL provides excellent and accessible services from its Central Library in the Strathcona County Community Centre, its award-winning Bookmobile, and  satellite book returns throughout the community.

Please note: Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The library keeps all applications received on file for a period of 3 months.

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Are You Page Material?
Are you interested in working at the library? Do you have a keen eye for details? Come join our Page team where you will work evenings and weekends through the school year to help us shelve materials.

Pages shelve each and every item that gets returned to the library and help us monitor the organization of materials on our shelves to ensure everything is locatable.

The minimum job requirements are: 15 years of age and a high school student.

Please fill out the Job Application Form (pdf) (also available at the library) and return it to the front desk.


Current Postings


Network Technician (Permanent)
Materials Management and IT Department

POSTION

This position will provide technical support for both Strathcona County Library and Fort Saskatchewan Public Library.

EMPLOYMENT TERMS

This is a permanent 28 hours per week position starting November 7, 2016. Some evenings and weekends are required. Hourly Rate is: $29.89 paid on a bi-weekly basis (2016 salary grid).

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

This position is responsible for the following duties and reports to the Manager of Materials Management and IT:

  • Assist with computer and printer setup, inventory, maintenance, and troubleshooting in a Windows/PC environment
  • Provide training and support to library staff and patrons with various hardware, software, and apps.
  • Help maintain and troubleshoot network hardware and software.
  • Assist and work closely with the Network Administrator.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Two-year related post-secondary program; two years related experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING

  • Must be able to communicate effectively in oral and written English and be able to communicate technical information to people with varying levels of computer skills.
  • Experience providing support to people with varying levels of computer skills.
  • A valid driver's license and transportation are required.
  • Microsoft Server 2008+ operating system including Active Directory concepts and network protocols such as DHCP,DNS, SMB
  • Microsoft Exchange Server, general email hosting concepts and SMTP
  • Linux/*nix operating systems and administration concepts
  • Ethernet Standards, TCP/IP Internet Protocol Suite and IP Addressing and Subnetting
  • Web hosting software such as Internet Information Server and Apache
  • Network security
  • Computer hardware
  • Microsoft client operating systems such as Windows 10 and Office 2016
  • Ability to provide effective training on technology to staff at all levels.
  • Certifications such as A+ or MCITP are an asset.
  • Working knowledge of Drupal, HTML, CSS and PHP is an asset
  • Knowledge of SQL language and database concepts is an asset

APPLICATION DETAILS

By 9:00am, October 3, 2016
E-mail preferred.
Please Note: only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Sharon Nuttycombe, Materials Management and IT
Telephone: (780) 410-8620
Fax: (780) 467-6861
Strathcona County Library
401 Festival Lane
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 5P7
e-mail: snuttycombe@sclibrary.ca

 


Closed Postings - last 6 months

Virtual Services Librarian (Adult Services)
Position closed:
Mon Aug 29

Digital Literacy Librarian (Adult Services)
Position closed:
Mon Aug 29

Circulation Clerk (Customer Service Department)
Position closed: Jul 25, 2016

Circulation Clerk (Customer Service department)
Position closed: Jul 11, 2016

Interlibrary Loan Specialist (Customer Service Department)
Position closed:  May 24, 2016

Manager, Youth Services (Youth Services)
Position closed: May 23, 2016

Summer Game Assistant (Bookmobile)
Position closed: May 2, 2016

Summer Reading Game Assistant (Youth Services)
Position closed: Apr 29, 2016

Library Services Specialist (Youth Services)
Position closed: Apr 26, 2016

Circulation Clerk (Customer Service)
Position Closed: Mar 28, 2016

Library Services Specialist (Youth Services)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Library Assistant (Adult Services)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Community Ambassador (Bookmobile)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Library Assistant (Bookmobile)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Library Assistant (Customer Service)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Library Assistant (Materials Management & IT)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016

Seasonal Library Assistant (Youth Services)
Position Closed: Feb 22 2016


Volunteer Opportunities

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Muriel Abdurahman Volunteer Award

Volunteer award glass artThe Muriel Abdurahman Volunteer Award will be presented in any given year to a deserving Strathcona County Library volunteer or volunteer group. Recipients may not necessarily be the most widely known volunteers at the library, or the longest-serving volunteers, but the recipients will be volunteers with passion and commitment for the work that they do.

Nominations for the 2016 award are now closed. Please watch for information about this award in the Spring of 2017.

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