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Network Technician III


This position involves designing, implementation, and maintenance of high complex 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.

  • Designs, installs, and implements all layers of Network infrastructures to include LAN’s, Wireless Access, wire, switches, routers, etc.
  • Assists with WAN configurations and support.
  • Plans and manages network projects (medium to large scale buildings)
  • Configures layer 2 and layer 3 network electronics which includes switches, hubs, and routers.
  • Is responsible for troubleshooting and resolving highly complex network issues.
  • Assists with identifying, diagnosis, and troubleshooting building level core network layer 3 infrastructure and network issues.
  • Provides preventative actions recommendations and assist in finding solutions to recurring network problems.
  • Serves as technical resource for customers.
  • Provides guidance and training to Network Technicians I’s & II’s.
  • May serve as Team Lead on projects.

Education and Experience

An associate’s degree and four years of appropriate experience or a high school diploma and 6 years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Licensure and Certification

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) may be required.


This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.


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