** CITY OF ALAMOGORDO JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT **
Applications are now being accepted for a
COMPUTER SPECIALIST I
Full-Time Regular Position
APPLICANTS MUST MEET MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION AS ADVERTISED AT TIME OF APPLICATION.
EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate's Degree in Management Information
Systems, data processing, computer science, or a related field.
EXPERIENCE: At least three years of experience working with computers and troubleshooting techniques;
or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required
knowledge, skills, and abilities.
DIMENSIONS: Knowledge of: personal and mainframe computer operations; the functions and applicability
of various software packages; technical operation of computer hardware; general computer
maintenance procedures and repair techniques; general phone system administration; and
purchasing laws and procedures, especially as they relate to City operations; web design and
Skill/Ability to: troubleshoot, analyze and repair hardware, software and systems; prepare
reports neatly and accurately; read and interpret manuals and instructions on installation and
operation of hardware and software; demonstrate proficiency in both oral and written
communication; operate personal computer, associated software, telephone, magnetic tape
unit, calculator, fax, and cathode ray tube (CTR); and establish and maintain effective
working relationships with department heads, other City personnel, and vendors.
CONDITIONS: Office environment. Travel between City buildings. Limited outside work.
JOB SUMMARY: Troubleshoots, analyzes, and repairs various mainframe computer, networks, stand-alone
PCs and phone systems. Provide technical assistance to the users of City hardware and
software products. Provide assistance, support, and advice to end users with daily, weekly,
monthly, and periodic data backups on all systems. Provides web design and document
SALARY/WAGE: Hourly rate $14.4165 – 14.8490 DOQ
PERIOD: Friday, July 13, 2012 through Friday, July 27, 2012.
All interested applicants must apply at City Hall, located at 1376 E. Ninth Street, Alamogordo, NM
THE CITY OF ALAMOGORDO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER