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System Specialist II in Buchanan, NY at Volt

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Buchanan, NY
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $42.77/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt is looking for an IT System Specialist in Buchanan, NY. This position will be responsible for monitoring, operating, troubleshooting and repairing.

Duties include performance of the following tasks using a Window based Control Station:

  • Central Control Unit (Window's PC Based Workstation)
  • Soft Reset of System (Window's enabled reset command)
  • Monitor the sirens automated Poll results - performed twice a day. The pm check is on a rotational and on-call schedule
  • Check Battery Voltages remotely from PC based Work Station
  • Perform system Silent Tests on Microwave and Telco
  • Perform ANS Daily Status Forced Sync Back Up Reports
  • Auto Switch Over Check (GSB) IP Poll Telco Poll Weekly Alarm and Poll Trending (Friday)
  • CCU Poll Check Tx Path - "Both" Check Comm Path on Microwave.

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 1+ years' experience. High school diploma with additional relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Knowledge of ANS including hardware and communications paths, including siren operation and microwave, telco and TCP/IP (mobile radio) communications.
  • Awareness of public Alert Systems (AS) including reverse 9-1-1 and NY Alert • 
  • Knowledge of maintaining software
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose problems with  PCs.
  • Availability to provide 24/7 on call support as assigned.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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                         Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.