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Issue Date:  Thursday, January 24, 2019
Advertisement Period:  Thursday, January 24, 2019 - UNTIL FILLED
Application Deadline:  11:30 PM, Friday, February 08, 2019
Advertised No.: 1

TITLE Educational Technology Specialist
Technology Department/Milford, NE
M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
GENERAL INFORMATION The Educational Technology Specialist primary duty is to provide technology support and management to school districts in ESU 6 that hold an agreement for technology services through ESU 6. The position will strive to maintain the continuous operation of these school networks and systems infrastructure. Additionally, when available, the position will assist the ESU 6 Technology Department to provide support for all school districts in ESU 6.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Designs, documents, installs, and maintains network hardware and software to ensure maximum uptime and connectivity.  This includes, but is not limited to:
    • servers, switches, routers, firewalls, access points, media devices, email systems, internet access, network security, end user devices, printers, phones, wiring, software applications and backups.

  • Provides troubleshooting support to end users for hardware, software, and network issues.

  • Documents, tracks, and monitors issues to facilitate timely resolution.

  • Manages and supports multiple client and server operating system environments including but not limited to:
    • Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android and ChromeOS.

  • Develops and implements procedures related to technology use, support, security, and backup.

  • Maintains inventory of all hardware and software purchases.

  • Performs proactive network status checks as part of normal activities to ensure optimum network performance and escalates problems to vendors when necessary.

  • Creates and maintains network documentation.

  • Communicates with school administration to improve technology capabilities and coordinates priorities.

  • Works occasionally outside of office hours for emergency situations and routine maintenance.

  • Works under general supervision with latitude for independent judgment and consults with senior peers when necessary.

  • Drives oneself to multiple school districts on a regular basis.

  • Regular and dependable attendance is an essential function of this position.

FULL Job Description available in document downloads below.

QUALIFICATIONS High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Experience in educational technology preferred. Valid Nebraska driver's license required. Industry certificates preferred but not required.
SALARY RANGE Commensurate with education and experience
PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING Email, mail or deliver an application, cover letter, & resume to: Educational Service Unit 6 Attn: Nichole Hall, Director of Human Resources 210 5th St. Milford, NE 68405 Email:
Candidates selected to interview will be required to complete a written test. Benefits Include: Health/Dental Insurance, Vision Service Plan, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Payflex (FSA), 403b, Nebraska Public Employees Retirement System (NPERS), Wellness Program, Paid Sick, Personal and Bereavement Leave.
Documents you will need to apply for this job:
Educational Technology Specialist Job Description download
ESU 6 Employment Application - DOC download
ESU 6 Employment Application - PDF download

Educational Service Unit 6 is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Milford Office: (main office) | 210 5th St | Milford, NE 68405 | Ph: 402-761-3341 | PH: 800-327-0091 | Fx: 402-761-3279
Geneva Office: 225 N. 17th St | Geneva, NE 68361 | Ph: 402-759-3143 | Fx: 402-759-4864