IT Network Technician
OmniTel Communications

Job Description: 
Work with servers and network equipment as it relates to company business.  Plan, implement, troubleshoot, and support projects for future developments of the network.  Support ongoing efforts as they relate to sales and service culture and technology associated to maximize the experience.  Develop strong working relationships with internal departments to maximize effectiveness of internal and external business systems. 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Support and maintain core network and transport equipment. 
  • Proficient in core routing and switching protocols.
  • Proficient in voice transport and associated protocols.
  • Knowledge of VMWare and underlying network elements.
  • Install/Support/Maintain CO related equipment.
    • Network platforms
    • Fiber Optic Systems
    • DC Battery Plants
    • Equipment racks/cabinets
    • Work with adjacent departments when troubleshooting core systems.
    • Perform maintenance of critical systems outside normal business hours to minimize impact.
    • Support LAN users and related technology items.
    • Troubleshoot and work with customers experiencing internet and video connectivity problems.
    • Assist in the implementation of company initiatives involving IT related projects.
    •  Work closely with IT Network administrator to ensure network is operating efficiently and securely. 
    • Work to achieve company goals in effectiveness, efficiency, and overall profitability.

Omnitel Communications is a 117-year-old telecommunications provider with corporate offices located in Nora Springs, Iowa. Our location in north central Iowa is approximately a short 2-hour drive to Minneapolis or Des Moines. OmniTel provides broadband internet, voice, and video services to customers in north central Iowa, south central Iowa, and southwest Iowa. Employment benefits include health, dental, vision, 401k, paid vacation/holidays, and a great company culture. WE MAKE TECHNOLOGY FUN!
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