TOWN OF KEARNY   Kearny, NJ   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on March 17, 2024
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MIS TECHNICAL ASSISTANT, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS Salary Range ($46,874-$70,702) DEFINITION:The Town of Kearny seeks an Information Technology (IT) / Management Information Systems (MIS) Technical Assistant with strong communication, organizational, and technical skills. Under supervision, is responsible for the maintenance and operation of the Town's Information Technology (IT) and Management Information Systems (MIS) computer network(s). Applicants must be familiar with maintaining a network's active directory and IP addresses. Applicants should have strong customer services skills to provide troubleshooting in person and through a helpdesk ticketing system. Applicants should be familiar with industry best practices for installation, operation and maintenance of servers, switches, racks, cabling, and UPS equipment. Applicants should be knowledgeable with installation and operation of both hardware and software. Applicants must be familiar with cyber security best practices involving the installation, operation and maintenance of web filters and firewalls. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft 365 environment. Applicants should have a working knowledge of how to program and configure mobile phones and the Town's Avaya telephone network. The successful candidate will also be required to attend evening meetings of the Mayor and Council and operate the audio/visual system in the council chambers. Applicants must possess a valid New Jersey Driver's License. Applications are due April 12, 2024. The Town reserves the right to hire the best qualified candidate before the application due date. For Application and instructions see: