Network Engineer

at Waldo Community Action Partners in Belfast, Maine, United States

Job Description

The Network Engineer ensures IT Network, server and end user functionality, stability and security, supporting a 24x7x365 mission critical HIPAA environment. WCAP makes extensive use of Microsoft server and end user technologies. We operate several sites in Waldo county Maine which are interconnected using a variety of networking technologies. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate who wants a well-rounded experience with a wide variety of challenging projects as well as routine IT / Telephone systems related tasks and user support in a busy environment. The Network Engineer works to provide end user support, coordinate and ensure MSP and other third party vendor services and accuracy, and participates in the continued development of the Agency Network and phone infrastructure based on strategic priorities.


The Network Engineer provides technical support in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc, and evaluates, coordinates and performs installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of networks and telephone systems.

The Network Engineer works daily with the end users, MSP provider and other third party telephone and IT/IS providers in all aspects of day-to-day activities to resolve issues. The selected candidate must understand the site and enterprise well enough to work through network-related issues with all stakeholders at the facility and across the agency. Working end users and third party providers daily requires good communication skills and the ability to multi-task efforts based on a dynamic environment and changing priorities.
The successful candidate will be responsible for computer network, including WAN/LAN/wireless infrastructure, Active Directory and maintaining the overall security, integrity and operation of the network. This person will also oversee installing, configuring, maintaining and upgrading network hardware and software.

The candidate will maintain documentation as well as perform logistics duties. Although this is a day shift position, the network engineer can expect to work or be called in to work during off hours to meet customer mission support requirements.

Fiscal Management:
1. Purchase IT supplies and equipment while adhering to all Agency purchasing policies.
2. Maintains an inventory of all program equipment.

Professional Development:
1. Keeps up to date on state and federal regulations governing all aspects relevant to this position.
2. Participates in other local and state level meetings related to all aspects of this position.
Safety and Wellness:
1. Actively promotes safety and accident prevention within the workplace. 
2. Reports any unsafe conditions, incidents and/or accidents immediately.

Miscellaneous Duties:
1. Responsible for running errands as needed, e.g. banking, mail run, and picking up supplies, etc.
2. Performs light housekeeping duties.
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Performs additional duties as assigned.



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Job Posting: 671037

Posted On: Jan 19, 2022

Updated On: Feb 19, 2022