Department Name: 3L600:ITS Networking & Infrastructure
The Electronic Technician III will independently lead the installation of network and communication infrastructure (Ethernet/fiber optic cabling, network switches/routers/firewalls, WiFi devices, and VoIP devices) in a professional manner. Troubleshoot, resolve, and document voice and data service interruptions; be available for after-hours on-call, and holiday rotation. Display excellent communications skills (oral, written, and electronic) in all job facets. Monitor project use of materials and time while ensuring that business guidelines are followed. Train less experienced co-workers on job responsibilities.
Experience with structured cabling, network test equipment, telephone system. Skills in problem solving, customer service, using PC/Mac, and communications. Must have the ability to work independently and should understand electronic circuits and basic network concepts. Must be able to utilize critical thinking in troubleshooting, exhibit an attention to detail, and be organized and self-motivated.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Associates Degree or technical skills and/or training experience and five to six years of related experience preferred. A valid Driver's License highly preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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