IT Network Engineer

Job Description
CHELCO, a progressive member-owned electric utility in DeFuniak Springs, seeks an IT Network Engineer to manage IT projects, systems, engineer new network infrastructure and reengineer networks; while ensuring the availability of its computer systems 98% of the time; and champion effective utilization of its technology resources. This challenging position offers variety, creative problem solving, and new environments.
The successful candidate can eliminate the impact of cyber-security threats to its internal customers and systems; foster teamwork while interacting with all departments, vendors, and contractors and provide exceptional customer service.
The following qualifications and skills are required: High School Diploma or equivalent and at least ten years of directly related experience or a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and at least five years directly related experience. CompTIA A+, Network +, Project +, and Security + certifications desired.
The desired candidate will have the following qualifications/skills:
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with databases, web servers, and cloud computing.
  • Strength in analyzing and problem resolution.
  • Knowledge of new technology trends with emphasis on the electric utility industry.
  • Knowledge of computer hardware, smart phones, and tablets.
  • Knowledge of best practices related to the computer security.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to use discretion with confidential information.
  • Must be able to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to multi-task.
 The normal workweek is Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the CHELCO Headquarters building in DeFuniak Springs. With the exception of STD/LTD/FMLA & approved time off, attendance at a designated worksite location is considered essential.

Applications accepted from Oct. 12, 2017 through 8:30 am Nov. 2, 2017. Apply at Resumes only with completed application.  Questions? Call HR, 850-307-1127. Interviewees will be notified. Drug Free-EOE-M/F/Disability/Veteran.
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