Informational Technology Position - West Platte Co R-II
Position: Informational Technology Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Systems Administrator/Technician
Beginning: Jan 07, 2018
Deadline: Feb 01, 2019**
District: West Platte Co R-II
Weston, MO 64098
Telephone: 816-640-2236 EXT 103
Job Description:
POSITION TITLE:               Systems Administrator / Technician
F.L.S.A.:                                Exempt
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Network+ and A+ Certification or equivalent certification preferred
  • Strong understanding of LAN/WAN technology, Internet connectivity and TCP/IP
  • Three or more years’ experience installing, terminating, and testing CAT5e/6/6a and fiber optic and COAX cabling preferred
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment supporting users with disparate levels of knowledge
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing hardware/software issues on Windows/Mac computers
  • Ability to learn and implement emerging technologies
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs up to a height of 4 feet
  • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable
REPORTS TO:      Director of Technology
JOB GOAL:          Install, configure and support all technology systems throughout the district.  Works closely with Technology Director, teachers and staff to ensure all technology items are kept in optimum working order.  Configure and install end-user devices to support learning in the classroom.  Manage all switches and wireless access points throughout the district.
  • See the complete list of Job Functions  HERE
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:  This is a twelve-month year/full-time hourly position.  Salary to be established by the Board.
West Platte provides 100% Board paid Health Insurance, 50% Board paid dental, 50% Board paid vision, and Board paid life insurance.
Position will remain open until filled.  The West Platte School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All Applicants must apply on our website (
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EVALUATION:   Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board's policy on Evaluation of Professional Personnel (or for Support Personnel, if applicable).

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.