Systems Support Specialist

Date: June 3, 2019
Information Technology Department - Main Library 
Hours: Full-Time (37.5 hours), including evening and weekend hours, not job-share eligible
Salary: Grade 14, $25.54/hour

Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include supporting the Library’s automation, network and telecommunications systems, as well as installing LAN / WAN / WLAN networks; participating in the selection, installation, and support of server hardware and software; and evaluating, diagnosing and resolving hardware and software problems. Provides system and PC technical assistance and training to library staff. Develops training and procedural manuals. Prepares and distributes reports. Work requires the operation of a computer and peripheral equipment. Works evening and weekends as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Demonstrated knowledge and experience with server virtualization, network security and monitoring, telecommunications hardware and software including Cisco routers and switches, DSUs, firewalls and VPN. Knowledge and experience with PC hardware and software including Linux/RHEVM, Windows Server and Windows 2003, 2008, and 2012, Windows XP/7 operating systems, and Microsoft Office products, including MS Exchange Server, Active Directory, and Group Policy, is required. A Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Computer Science) and / or certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, or CompTia are required.  Possession of a valid Ohio Driver’s license (work involves frequent traveling between ASCPL libraries) or the ability to obtain one is required. 

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled 

For consideration, applicants must either submit a resume including salary history and a cover letter indicating previous applicable experience and training or complete an Employment Application in the Human Resources Department at Main Library. Resumes should be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or should be mailed to:

Human Resources
Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 South High Street
Akron, OH 44326-0001



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