|PC LAN Administrator|
|JOB CODE:||102400 |
|SALARY RANGE:||$42,324 - $58,586|
|LOCATION OF WORK|
|Various City-Parish Departments|
|Under the direction of an employee of a higher classification, performs responsible administrative and supervisory work in the area of coordination of the 95+ node Personal Computer Local Area Network (PC LAN) computer system. Work involves initial selection and updating of hardware; selection of compatible, interfacing software; coordination of services; and the supervision of technical staff of a very large department (e.g. City Court). Work also involves the use of independent judgment and is reviewed through personal conferences and for results obtained. Performs other work as requested.|
|ESSENTIAL WORK TASKS|
|Coordinates the use of the PC LAN hardware and interfacing software; selects equipment and appropriate programs.
Troubleshoots and repairs system problems; provides training for user department personnel in the utilization of the PC LAN system.
Plans, directs, trains, and evaluates technical support staff.
Performs total system data backups on a daily basis; runs and monitors anti-virus software; performs mock restores of data.
Reviews and presents LAN system policies for approval.
Prepares and submits divisional budget; makes purchase recommendations.|
|KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES|
|Knowledge of structured techniques of PC network management.
Knowledge of computer hardware and software.
Knowledge of computer languages.
Knowledge of computer system design and analysis.
Ability to write computer programs in the necessary language.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Ability to analyze complex procedures and systems and develop problem solving strategies.
Ability to apply good work habits such as punctuality, reliability, preciseness, and dependability in order to effectively complete assigned tasks and contribute to the smooth operation of the department and division.|
|EDUCATIONAL AND EXPERIENCE|
|Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, supplemented by two years experience in local and wide area network administration.|
|Any equivalent combination of education and experience.|
|OTHER JOB ASPECTS|
|The work examples described in this specification are intended only as an illustration of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from job performance requirements if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the job.|