Network Systems Technician

Laclede Electric Cooperative in Lebanon Missouri is seeking a Network Systems Technician.  This salary exempt position will assist the Network Administrator in the maintenance and monitoring of all corporate business systems Information Technology (IT) hardware, operating systems software, telephone systems and mobile device plans.

Duties involve installing, monitoring and maintaining Local Area Networks (LANS), Wide Area Networks (WANS), Network Segments, Internet Systems, Intranet Systems and IT Network Security.  The Technician will assist in analyzing network issues, maintaining integrity of the network, server deployment and security.  This position would assist in determining system requirements for each user’s needs including the setup and maintenance of all administrative computer operating systems, software, backups, local PC’s, printers and scanners.  Responsibilities involve assisting with telephone systems including managing purchase, setup and maintenance of cooperative owned smartphones, tablets and laptops.  The applicant will have on-call responsibilities as necessary to support the cooperative’s Information Technology Systems after normal working hours.

Skills, Abilities, Education and Experience required are excellent verbal and written communication skills, excellent organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.  Advanced working knowledge of computer networks is required.  A minimum of a 2 year Associates degree in computer related field is required.  A Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information systems or relevant experience is desirable.  Prior experience with the development, deployment, and administration of information systems, network domains and databases is desirable.

Physical, Mental and Visual Effort requires the ability to handle stress and work under critical deadlines.  Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.  Vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color, peripheral and depth perception.  Passing a company required drug screen is mandatory. The applicant must be able to work in front of a personal computer for extended periods of time.

Laclede Electric offers excellent pay, including a benefit package of medical, dental, defined benefit plan, 401k and life insurance.

To apply for this position, please complete the attached forms and attach your resume and transcripts.


Fax:                  417-532-4075

By Mail:            Attention:  Chris Armstrong

Laclede Electric Cooperative, PO Box M, Lebanon, MO  65536

Laclede Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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