The Winnetka Park District is seeking a dynamic Information Technology Administrator. Under the direction of the Superintendent of Finance and Administrative Services, this position is expected to strive in a highly collaborative environment and to support and enhance the technology of the Park District. This position is responsible for the planning, implementation, monitoring and maintaining of the Park District’s hardware, software and other related technology equipment. The IT Administrator will provide a wide range of day to day technical support to all team members often through question/problem diagnosis and guiding users through solutions in a clear, concise and professional manner.
Qualifications: The successful candidate shall possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from an accredited college or technical school, or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Minimum two years of hands on full-time experience in network management and end user support is required. Experience in park and recreation is a plus. Must have a strong grasp of the Windows operating environment as well as standard software packages such as Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suites. Additionally, must have strong knowledge of standard network infrastructure and equipment, server operating systems and other various IT tools. Knowledge/Experience in VMWare, Veeam and Switching are preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to): • Responsible for maintaining a high level of quality and performance of the district’s information systems. • Provide technical oversight of a multi-site WAN, including planning, implementation/expansion, maintenance, and troubleshooting. • Installation, configuration and maintenance of end-user desktops and laptops. • Coordinate with outside venders to manage the District’s network system including, servers, switches, routers and firewall. • Responds to and resolves alerts and notifications from Network systems. • Recommend changes in programs, routines and control standards to improve computer and network operating efficiency. • Maintenance and administration of the District’s IT asset management system. • Maintains and acts as lead contact for Vermont Systems registration system, MaxGalaxy, and REACH digital signage. • Performs systems administration tasks when required, including password resets. • Maintains daily back-up of the file server. • Oversee annual IT budget.
This is a Full-Time Exempt position. The Winnetka Park District offers a competitive compensation with a salary range of $50,000 - $60,000 based on qualifications & experience. This agency offers a benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 457 plan(s), IMRF pension, tuition reimbursement, vacation, holidays, sick time and personal days.
The Winnetka Park District serves over 14,500 residents and operates the A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center, Winnetka Golf Club and driving range, Skokie Playfield Complex, Winnetka Ice Arena, Winnetka Platform Tennis, the Green Bay Trail, a boat launch, three swimming beaches and a dog beach, and numerous park sites. Recreation programs include athletics, outdoor nature programs, one-day workshops, day camps, birthday party service and special events.
To Apply: http://www.winpark.org/about-us/jobs/