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Network support technician needed in Canada by instacomm networks ltd

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Network support technician needed in Canada by instacomm networks ltd

A Network Support Technician is an IT professional who helps with the maintenance and troubleshooting of Computer Network Hardware. They specialize in areas such as Information Systems, Data Recovery, Network Management, or System Administration.

Job details

  •  Location: Edmonton, AB
  •  Salary: $38.00 hourly for 37.5 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  Vacancies: 1 vacancy

A Network Technician, or Network Maintenance Technician, is responsible for managing installations and repairs for network systems. Their duties include responding to maintenance requests regarding system defects and other issues, troubleshooting problems with network systems by running tests and maintaining inventory for computer hardware.

Network Technician duties and responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities of a Network Technician may vary slightly from one company to the next. Some of the basic duties and responsibilities of a Network Technician could include:

  • Designing and installing computer networks, connections and cabling
  • Troubleshooting system failures and identifying roadblocks in the network
  • Fixing problems in LAN infrastructure and testing and configuring software
  • Maintaining and repairing hardware including peripheral devices
  • Evaluating network performance to improve the network
  • Scheduling upgrades and maintenance without interrupting business workflow
  • Providing technical direction and giving training to coworkers about network systems
  • Working with vendors to get needed equipment for the networks and systems

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work Setting

  • Computer hardware or software retailer/wholesaler
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate
  • Telecommunications industry
  • Telecommunications service provider

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Maintain, troubleshoot and administer the use of local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), mainframe networks and computer workstations and peripheral equipment
  • Evaluate and install computer hardware, networking software and operating system software
  • Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks and to co-ordinate access and use of computer networks
  • Load computer tapes and disks and install software and printer paper and forms
  • Provide problem-solving services to network users
  • Implement data, software and hardware security procedures
  • Perform routine network start up and close down and maintain control records
  • Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade Web-server hardware and software
  • Set up local area networks and connections to the Internet
  • Implement network traffic and security monitoring software, and optimize server performance
  • Modify Web pages, applets and scripts
  • Respond to requests for help and information from Website visitors and Website designers
  • Perform Web-server backup and recovery operations
  • Supervise technical staff

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people
  • 3-4 people

Experience and Specialization

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • Internet
  • Communication software
  • MS Office
  • MS Windows

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Cellular phone

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Veterans, Visible minorities, Youth

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

[email protected]

Advertised until

2022-09-08

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