COMPUTER SERVICES OFFICER I - II
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
PLEASE QUOTE COMPETITION #003219
The System Administrator for NcompasS, the DRA/MultiLIS Integrated Library System managed by the Provincial Library for member libraries, is responsible for ensuring system availability on a 24x7 basis and for providing support for software and server problems and for EDnet connectivity during library opening hours. You will manage the configuration, performance, and capacity of the Provincial Library servers (including a UNIX based IBM RS6000 and Digital Windows NT servers supporting the bibliographic database and web library catalogues), and attached applications such as Listserv list server, Exim E-mail server, SSH secure telnet server, FTP server, and Apache web server. You will ensure the data integrity of the NcompasS multi-bank/multi-database environment by managing all extraction, conversion and uploading processes and implementing solutions to problems; write custom programs and develop reports to meet the needs of NcompasS members; field problems from client libraries; and liaise with vendor database support. As well, you will ensure efficient operation of the building LAN by monitoring daily back-ups and performance.
CLASSIFICATION RANGE PR 1 - 11 SALARY RANGE $26,346 - $47,591
CLOSING DATE September 17, 2002
HOW TO APPLY:
This is a bargaining unit position restricted to current civil service employees represented by NSGEU. External applicants will be considered if there are no qualified bargaining unit applicants.
Applications should reference the competition number and be sent directly to:.
Nova Scotia Public Service Commission Client Services Division
One Government Place, 1700 Granville Street
P.O. Box 943, Halifax, N.S., B3J 2V9
FAX: (902) 424-0611
TTD: (902) 424-3966