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Computer Operator III


This position is responsible for medium-complexity system support.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Responsible for supporting systems on multiple platforms.
  • Monitors and controls the status and operations of computing and networking systems.
  • Operates and monitors console systems and peripheral equipment.
  • Responsible for making changes to operational parameters.
  • Monitors the status and operations of data center infrastructure.
  • Oversees shift staff to ensure adequate staffing and performance.
  • Acts as primary contact for customer inquiries.
  • Responsible for all incident reporting during his/her shift.

Education and Experience

An associate’s degree or a high school diploma and five years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Licensure and Certification



This position does include supervisory responsibility.


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