About the Village of Arlington Heights
The Village of Arlington Heights is one of the largest Chicago suburbs and one of the most desirable places to live in the Chicago area. Arlington Heights is a vibrant and progressive community that people are proud to call home. With shopping, businesses, award-winning schools, library, park district, and hospital—Arlington Heights is a place where young families establish their roots for generations to come.
About the Position
The Village of Arlington Heights is accepting applications for the position of Network & Systems Administrator. The Network & Systems Administrator will be responsible for providing high level technical support to Village staff by solving computer and network related issues, including installation, configuration, repair, and maintenance of computer and network hardware, software and cloud-based services.
As a Network & Systems Administrator, you will install, configure, test, troubleshoot and maintain hardware and server software. The Network & Systems Administrator will be proactive in identifying system problems and will evaluate, diagnose, and resolve problems encountered in network systems and recommend actions to prevent future issues. The Network & Systems Administrator will be responsible for maintaining network security, monitoring network and system problems, and performing maintenance of information system. The Network & Systems Administrator will be skilled in assessing user needs and with communicating solutions and providing training to Village staff.
The Network & Systems Administrator will join a team of dedicated IT professionals who ensure the Village of Arlington Heights operates efficiently. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and at least four years’ experience working in IT. Certification in Cisco CCNA, Microsoft MCSA, VMware, or PCNSA is a plus!
The minimum starting salary for this position is $101,605 and includes a diverse and competitive benefits package, including health and dental insurance, paid vacation, and participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension plan. This position is open until filled.
If you are an IT professional with great communication skills and are an expert in troubleshooting, maintaining, and upgrading servers and networking equipment, this might be the right new opportunity for you!
The Village of Arlington Heights is an equal opportunity employer and strives to be a welcoming and inclusive place for all, improving how we recruit, empower, and retain the most diverse and very best talent, ensuring careers in public service will continue to attract the brightest for coming generations.
Any offer of employment is conditional upon passing a background and pre-employment drug screen.