Network Administrator Assistant

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Classification:Information Systems Technician - Networks 5
Grade:Grade 77 (9% GeoDiff)
Work type:Staff Full-time
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:UAA Kodiak College
Location: Kodiak
Categories: Information Systems/Technology

Position Summary:

Kodiak College is accepting applications for a Network Administrator Assistant. This is a great opportunity to work and live in beautiful Kodiak, Alaska.


10Analyze and coordinate software and hardware needs of users and assist users in technology use.Essential
15Coordinate, maintain and support the campus-wide area network and connectivity to departmental required applications including; Blackboard, Zoom, Email, Skype, Banner and others.Essential
20Installation and support of classroom technology.Essential
20Manage network user access, security, and data backup.Essential
30Ensure that all network and PC-based workstations, applications, and peripherals operate properly.Essential
5Installation and testing of network equipment including routers, switches, VoIP and related cabling.Essential

About Kodiak College

Kodiak College, UAA, puts students first through innovative teaching, individualized support, and responsive service to community needs.

Kodiak College offers numerous academic credit courses that lead to occupational endorsement and undergraduate certificates and associate degrees and may be transferred to other colleges. In addition to traditional campus courses, there are a variety of alternative course formats including web-based, self-paced, and synchronous elearning courses. Academic, vocational, recreational and personal enrichment courses provide a wide array of choices for Kodiak College students. Kodiak College also provides outreach services to the U.S. Coast Guard, Kodiak Senior Center, local schools and the rural communities of Kodiak.

Coordination with other agencies broadens the programs of instruction available to local adults. Specialized courses and workshops are provided in cooperation with agencies such as the Kodiak Island Borough School District, Kodiak Area Native Association, the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center, the U.S. Coast Guard, Women’s Resource and Crisis Center, Chamber of Commerce and others.


  • Ability to install, maintain, update, repair desktop computing hardware and software.
  • Ability to manage equipment logistics, system setup and configuration, system security, and software installation.
  • Ability to perform preventive maintenance. and attach workstations to networks, Internet, and departmental and campus LAN servers.
  • Ability to implement computer networking technologies and methodologies and operate a variety of personal computers and related equipment.

Required Experience:

One (1) year college coursework in a relevant field (i.e. Information Technology or other related field) and two (2) years experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Typical Education or Training:

CompTIA A+, Network +. Security+, Cisco, Microsoft or equivalent industry certifications preferred. Extensive knowledge of computer hardware, Windows operating systems along with familiarity of networking.

Position Details:

Non-represented, Non-exempt (hourly), regular, part-time (32 hours/week) 12-month/year position. 

Compensation: Grade 77, minimum starting hourly rate: $23.54 (Includes 9% GeoDiff for Kodiak), plus a University of Alaska employee benefit package.

Application Process:

Interested applicants, please complete the University on-line application and upload the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Reference List (Provide three professional references with current contact information, including telephone numbers and email addresses).

Review and Closing Date: To ensure consideration, please apply prior to January 16th, 2020  at 11:55 a.m., Alaska Standard Time. 

Affirmative Action Statement:

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Probationary Period:

Pursuant to University Regulation 04.07.020, new employees of the University are employed in an at-will probationary status for the first six months of employment. During the probationary period, employment may be terminated for no reason or any reason. Promoted employees also serve a probationary period with limited rights of retreat.

Public Disclosure Statement:

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

University of Alaska is a Drug Free Workplace. 

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

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Applications close: Alaskan Standard Time

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