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Network Technician I


This position provides support and maintenance of basic network systems.

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.

  • Assists with the installation and implementation of LAN’s Wireless Access, Cables, Wiring, Switches, and Hubs, etc.
  • Performs periodic UPS maintenance and battery replacement.
  • Performs pre-configured port activations on network switches.
  • Transports and mounts electronic equipment into communications racks.
  • Collects data and Documents network infrastructure.
  • Is responsible for troubleshooting and resolving basic network issues.
  • Assists with troubleshooting of layer-2 network components such as switches and hubs.
  • Installs telecommunications infrastructure including copper, fiber optic, support structures and active network components.

Education and Experience

An associate’s degree or a high school diploma and two 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 not have supervisory responsibilities.


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