Network and Applications Engineer (Mayville)

  • Metalcraft of Mayville
  • Mayville, WI 53050, USA
  • Dec 29, 2018
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Job ID 2
# of Openings 1
Job Locations US-WI-Mayville
Posted Date 15 hours ago
Category Information Technology
Type Regular Full-Time

Reports to the IT Manager, providing networking, and manufacturing application support

  • Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling and performing upgrades; collaborating and taking direction from network administrator.
  • Establishes networking environment by designing system configurations; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards.
  • Secures network system by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Reporting network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information; managing projects.
  • Analyze business needs and translate those into project plans.
  • Work with department heads to create an open dialog and create issue and enhancement priorities.
  • Support multiple locations and off-hours when needed.
  • Multiple manufacturing applications support to include homegrown database support.
  • Propose system improvements, new software and any projects which will move the company forward.
  • Contribute to strategy sessions and help guide business management in their use of technology.
  • Documentation and cross training.
  • Respond to email messages for customers seeking help.
  • Walk customer through problem-solving process.
  • Follow up with customers to ensure issues have been resolved.

  • A Bachelor's Degree in IT and/or Business or equivalent work experience is required.
  • A minimum of six years of networking experience and at least six years in IT overall.
  • Excellent team player
  • Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft platforms.
  • Experience in a virtual server environment
  • Cisco knowledge and experience of implementation, configuration and trouble shooting.
  • PLC knowledge and experience
  • SQL Server knowledge
  • Strong skills in: project management, customer service, vendor management, communications skills, facilitation, leadership, problem solving, analytics, and modeling
  • Access knowledge a plus, but not required.
  • Kronos experience a plus, but not required.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
Equal opportunity employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Job Expectations
Physical Activity:
Lift/Carry: regularly 25 lbs routinely; 50 lbs occasionally
Push/Pull: regularly 25 lbs routinely; 50 lbs occasionally
Reach overhead: regularly
Climb: regularly
Squat/bend/kneel: regularly
Sit: occasionally
Stand: frequently
Walk/move about: regularly
This position requires standing/moving about for the majority of the shift.
Work Environment

Regularly exposed to varying temperature conditions between 60-100 degrees Fahrenheit, loud noise, moving machinery parts, airborne particles, and fumes from production equipment.