Digital Telecom Specialist 1, UNLV Telecommunications [R0117709]

Updated: 16 days ago
Location: Las Vegas, NEVADA
Job Type: FullTime

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Digital Telecom Specialist 1, UNLV Telecommunications [R0117709]

PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY

UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine.  UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada.  For more information, visit us on line at:  http://www.unlv.edu

COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY

The successful candidate will demonstrate   support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in   maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.

ROLE of the POSITION

This position would perform specialized electronic technician work involving the specification, fabrication, installation, maintenance, repair and modification of both hardware and network software for telecommunications systems, Local Area Networks (LANs) and Wide Area Networks (WANs) for UNLV.  The position would exist to ensure the continued operation of the agency's digital, Internet Protocol (IP) and analog telephone systems including telephone sets, digital data networks and facilities, customer service units/digital service units (CSU/DSU), modems, switches, routers, media converters, digital repeaters, transceivers, wireless bridges and access points, fiber and twisted pair cable plants, backup power systems, compressed video devices, "T" carrier and Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) equipment, and the network and operating software required to ensure these devices operate in concert to make up a usable, dependable, telecommunications system.

QUALIFICATIONS

An Associate's degree in electronics technology or closely related field and two years of experience in data communications networks involving the fabrication, installation, maintenance, repair and modification of hardware and software; OR completion of trade school or military training to the certificate level in electronics technology which included theory of communications technology and two years of experience as described above; OR a Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

SALARY

Grade 33 Step 1, salary $ 47,188.80. "Step" means the number assigned by the Division of Human Resource Management to identify a specific rate of pay within a grade. Per Nevada Administrative Code (NAC 284.170), salaries for initial appointments for classified positions typically begin at Step 1.

APPLICATION DETAILS

THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE PRIOR TO THE ANNOUNCED CLOSING DATE BELOW BASED ON VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED.

Submit a letter of interest (cover letter) and a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience. If you are a veteran, please attach your DD-214 or other applicable official documentation to your application as evidence of Veteran's or Disabled Veteran's status.

All documents should be attached in the CV/Resume attachment section when applying.

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based. The resume must have a detailed description of the major duties that you performed as a part of each job; applicants must demonstrate that they qualify for this position. Education (including High School) and experience must be clearly documented. Your application will NOT be moved forward if your application is incomplete.

This recruitment will close at midnight (Pacific Standard Time) on August 30, 2019. Materials should be addressed to (Search Chair/Hiring Manager) and must be submitted online. We do not accept emailed materials.  For assistance with the application process, contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or applicant.inquiry@unlv.edu .

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR INTERNAL NSHE CANDIDATES

UNLV employees or employees within the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) MUST use the "Find Jobs" process within Workday to find and apply for jobs at UNLV and other NSHE Institutions. Once you log into Workday, type "Find Jobs" in the search box which will navigate to the internal job posting site. Locate this specific job posting by typing the requisition number, "R0117709" in the search box.

If you complete an application outside of the internal application process, your application will be returned and you will have to reapply as an internal applicant which may delay your application.

UNLV is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

CLASSIFICATION

Classified Staff

Required Attachment(s)

Resume and Cover Letter


UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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