Network Technician

Job description

Job ID: 43437

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Information Technology Services


Installs, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs/splices network cabling for all communications networking to include but not limited to fiber optic cable, Cable Television (CATV and other coaxial cable, building infrastructure Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP), Shielded Twisted Pair (STP), and Local Area Network (LAN) cabling. Coordinates with network management concerning cable plant and building wiring installations, repairs, changes, and design.

Reviews, interprets, and prepares worksheets, minor estimates, services orders, network diagrams, and blueprints describing nature of voice, video, security and data communications systems to be installed and/or repaired. Provides detail records of all work activity.

Limited programming and installation of Internet Protocol (IP) based equipment such as: cameras, security devices, switches, wireless access points, and other network equipment.
May serve as an on-site work coordinator in the absence of or at the request of the Supervisor.

Performs other duties as required and moves heavy objects of 25 pounds or more. A State vehicle, golf cart, utility vehicle, or all-terrain vehicle will be used to reach site premises. A valid driver's license will be needed in order to operate vehicle.

May serve as an on-site work coordinator in the absence of or at the request of the Supervisor.

Performs duties in compliance with ITS policies, guidelines, and processes pertaining to support requests, work orders, project management, change management, and incident management. Appropriately utilizes associated tools in accordance with ITS standards.


High school diploma or equivalency and three years' experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to three years.

Possess a valid Florida/Georgia driver's license.

Experience and knowledge in documenting new and existing processes.

Knowledge and experience in gathering, interpreting, reporting, and editing information.

Experience in prioritizing, organizing, and performing multiple work assignments simultaneously.

Knowledge and experience with applicable computer applications and computer functions.

Experience and knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within the telecommunications, network, and data fields.

Ability to move heavy objects of 25 pounds or more.

Experience safely operating machinery, tools, equipment and materials used in area of work.

Anticipated Salary Range

Negotiable based upon experience.

Pay Plan

This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.


Monday through Friday, 7:30AM-4:30PM

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Veterans' Preference

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.

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Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

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Job No:
Posted: 5/12/2018
Application Due: 5/25/2018
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