IT Network & Telecommunications- Entry- Pullman, WA

Employer: Washington State University

Job Description:
Title: 482NT-YN - IT Network & Telecoms - Entry
Business Title: IT Network & Telecommunications - Entry
Additional Titles:
Employee Type: Classified
Job Family: Civil Service - OT Eligible
Position Details:

COVID-19 Vaccine Information:
In accordance with Washington State Governor's Proclamation 21.14.3, as a condition of employment, you must be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical/religious accommodation by time of hire. People are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving their last shot in a vaccine series. Vaccine or an approved accommodation will be verified prior to your first day of work. Should you not be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical/religious accommodation you will not be able to start employment with WSU. Information regarding vaccine verification and/or requesting a medical/religious accommodation is available at Please contact HRS at or 509-335-4521 if you have questions.

Summary of Duties:
Position functions in support of our Residential Network system (ResNet), campus Cable TV system (CATV) and related initiatives across the Pullman campus. Works under direct supervision of IT Network & Telecom Journey. Responsible for prioritizing work performed, performing problem solving/troubleshooting and makes some decisions within established limits. Independently consults with customers regarding networking and CATV needs and makes solution recommendations within established guidelines and limitations. Consults with supervisor, other units, and vendors as necessary to achieve resolution (e.g., consult with ITS for network changes). Assists supervisor in for CATV system vendor management including all hardware and cabling vendors and contractors. Assists supervisor in managing cabling vendors and contractors for other structured cabling.

Required Qualifications:
- A Bachelor’s degree in a technology field and one year of professional work experience, any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
- Experience installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting network media and devices in a professional setting.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Must have, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid driver’s license.
- Must be AMP Certified or be able to obtain this certification within twelve months of hire.
- Should have, or be able to obtain, certification for fiber optic cable splicing within twelve months of hire.
- Must have, or be able to acquire certification, for use of ladders, man lifts, and other equipment necessary to perform the job duties within 90 days of hire.
- Must have, or be able to obtain, “competent person training” to work on roof tops.
- May receive callbacks outside of normal work hours for significant events.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Trained and able to perform fusion splicing on fiber optic cable.
- Experience working with an online help desk ticketing system.
- Experience with working in environments where exposure to asbestos may occur.

Additional Information:
Area/College: Student Affairs
Department Name: Administrative Services Information System
City, State, Zip: Pullman, Washington 99164
Department Link:
Monthly Salary: $5,326.00 - $6,991.00 - Successful candidates typically begin at the beginning of the salary range and receive scheduled salary increment increases in accordance with WAC 357-28.
FTE: 100%
This is a Permanent position.
Posting Close Date: Applicants must submit their completed application by May 1, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.
Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check.
Applicant Instructions:

Applicants must attach the following documents to their online application: 1) resume and 2) cover letter. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements. Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.

Required Documents:
Cover Letter

Time Type: Full time
Position Term: 12 Month

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veteran, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521 (v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

Contact Person:
Location: Pullman, WA
Application Method: Online:
Base Pay: $5,326 - $6,991/ MO

Posted on April 12, 2022

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