Hiawatha Communications Inc., a locally-owned and operated, community-minded, Munising, Michigan-based communications company, is seeking an IT Network Specialist to join a team dedicated to providing broadband and advanced communication services to customers across the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
The IT Network Specialist will be responsible for evaluating the hardware and software that comprises the Company’s network, including peripheral and telecommunications equipment, as well as enforcing security procedures, installing network software, managing network performance, and providing internal and external IT support.
The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of networking experience and an Associate’s Degree in IT or a related technical field, or equivalent work experience. Position requires a strong knowledge of computers, peripherals, and operating systems. Other preferred qualifications include knowledge of routing, switching, IP, and various other protocols as well as troubleshooting skills to provide quick resolution times to complex issues. This person must be a strong team player and be focused on providing exceptional customer service to internal and external customers. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to multitask and prioritize projects and demands. Industry standard certifications from Microsoft and/or Cisco strongly preferred. Knowledge of telephony equipment and experience working for an ISP a plus.
This is a full-time, hourly position with a competitive compensation and benefits package. Must be willing and able to travel and work various hours. On-call rotation required. Must have, or be able to obtain, and maintain a valid Michigan driver’s license. Qualified applicants can forward resumes to:
Hiawatha Communications Inc.
ATTN: Brandi Smith
108 W Superior Street, Munising MI 49862
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday, November 15, 2017