[kwlug-disc] Job posting

Paul Nijjar paul_nijjar at yahoo.ca
Wed Nov 10 20:41:50 EST 2010

It looks like my workplace is hiring an IT Generalist. Who knew?


IT Generalist Position  
Our IT team is looking for a full-time IT Generalist with broad
computer knowledge, experience in network administration and hardware
troubleshooting, as well as strong interpersonal skills to support a
variety of IT functions in our organization.  
As part of a team, you will be supporting the day-to-day maintenance
of our active IT infrastructure with 50 public access computers, 150
workstations, 5 Nortel PBX in different locations and a computer
refurbishing facility. We are using Windows Server Active Directory,
Exchange 2007, Debian and Ubuntu, Data VPN, MySQL, VMware to allow for
collaboration and mobility of work stations. As we are increasingly
incorporating GNU/Linux based tools within our network we consider
experience in adapting open source software an asset.  
The position may also include support of the various computer training
and testing options that suit individuals interests and learning
styles. Our courses range from introductory computer classes to
customized certification training and testing in IC3 and Microsoft
Office applications. Having experience in supporting computer training
and in providing technical support would be an asset.  
In addition to the required technical skills, the ideal candidate for
this position will enjoy engaging with people to ensure the technology
is made useful and understandable for our staff, volunteers and the
The Working Centre is an exciting, dynamic organization. Co-workers
come from all walks of life, a variety of cultural backgrounds, and an
eclectic mix of age groups. We are constantly learning and are
challenged in our work. We offer many flexible yet anchored work roles
and a work environment that allows you to do meaningful, respectful
and good work. Everyones contributions are respected and valued as
part of the whole.  
Most people make a choice to work for The Working Centre we have a
salary policy that is an intentional choice to share the resources of
our non-profit organization in the interest of doing good work. We
offer a work environment that invites you to give of your strengths
and your spirit in your work. We invite you to read more about this on
our website:  

Please send your cover letter and resume to
working at theworkingcentre.org

DEADLINE: Nov 26, 2010


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