Network Analyst
Peace Library System - Grande Prairie, AB

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(Permanent, Full-Time)

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging technology position? Would you like to make a difference in rural public library services? This is an exciting time to be involved in public library technology.

Peace Library System (PLS) is seeking a self-motivated Network Analyst to provide technology support at headquarters and member public libraries. The individual must have a strong customer service focus and be able to communicate effectively with library managers in small public libraries.

PLS is the “hub” for 45 public libraries and provides a range of technology-based services to support libraries. The PLS LAN/WAN network includes 5 servers running Server 2008 and Linux, and over 250 workstations running Windows 7 and supported remotely using SCCM. Other components include Fortigate firewalls, Polycom video conferencing, Aruba wireless products, Active Directory, and Exchange.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and develop Peace Library System’s network infrastructure (LAN and WAN)
  • Maintain and support hardware and software in headquarters and member libraries
  • Assist in troubleshooting the integrated library system (Polaris)
  • Provide technical training for member libraries and PLS staff as required

Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • Diploma or certification in computer networking and technology, or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience with hardware, software and network troubleshooting. Experience with Active Directory, SCCM, and Fortigate management is essential.
  • Current network, server, and professional certifications are essential
  • Experience with webserver management and Linux would be an asset
  • Familiarity and experience with SQL would be an asset
  • Excellent communication, organizational and analytical skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Able to work independently and as a member of project teams
  • Candidates must be willing to travel (vehicle provided) and possess a valid driver's license with a clean driving record.

Salary Range: Peace Library System offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Peace Library System headquarters is located in the City of Grande Prairie, approximately 450 km northwest of Edmonton. With a population of over 50,000, Grande Prairie is an active, growing community with all services and amenities, situated in the beautiful Peace Country. Peace Library System serves a municipal population of 150,000 and a student population of 11,500 through a network of 45 public and 50 school libraries across northwestern Alberta.

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found, but a review of applications will begin October 14, 2013. Please note that only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Interested parties should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Janet Ayles, IT Services Manager
Peace Library System
8301-110 Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8W 6T2