Network Administrator

Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Job Description
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) is currently seeking interested and qualified candidates for the position described below. As a condition of employment, employees are required to participate in the payroll direct deposit program.  A complete, detailed job description for this position is available in the ACSO Human Resources Bureau.
Full time, normal working hours, but on call for emergencies. 

$30.2788/hourly. Plus educational incentive: $996 for Associates Degree, $2,004 for Bachelor’s Degree, $2,496 for Master Degree. Bi-weekly pay period.
Florida State Retirement, Employer contributes up to 85% to Health, Life and Dental Care. Deferred Compensation, Flexible Spending Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, 8 Hours/Month Annual Leave, 14 Paid Holidays/Year, and up to 8 hours quarterly sick leave incentive.
  • The essential function of this position is to monitor, maintain and troubleshoot computer network performance, connectivity and security related issues. This position is also responsible for; analyzing and ensuring compliance with standard operating procedures, reviewing reports and system traffic to identify problem areas, installing and maintaining networking hardware and software, providing prompt and professional customer service at all times, and performing related technical and administrative tasks as assigned. Highly responsible professional who works to maintain a reliable, secure, and efficient mission critical network. Responsible for multiple Windows based servers to include capacity planning for server resources, SQL/VMWARE, and database security, integrity, replication, backups, and recovery. Maintains, configures, updates, and designs large multi-campus Cisco and HP based networks including firewalls, routers, and network switches including associated fiber optic, copper, and wireless infrastructure.
 To submit an application:
  • Current, valid Florida driver’s license
  • MCSE, MDBA, CNE, and CCNA certifications preferred
  • CJIS Certification within six (6) months of hire
  • Associate’s degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred, a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or related field may substitute for two (2) years of experience
  • Four (4) or more years of professional server and security administration experience deploying network security solutions, producing detailed documentation, and utilizing excellent communication skills while working both independently and in a team environment
  • Six (6) or more total years of professional server and security administration experience, may substitute for an Associate’s degree
  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
    • Be of good moral character, have no felony convictions or misdemeanor convictions involving moral character, perjury or false statements
    • No tattoos that depict violence, gang affiliation, illegal substance or activities
All applicants must successfully complete various testing requirements. Successful applicants will be scheduled for an Oral Board Interview. Selected applicants must successfully complete the requirements of a conditional employment offer and pre-employment background investigation, a polygraph, drug test, physical examination, hearing test, and psychological examination.
Open until filled 
Submit your application online through our website:  
CONTACT INFO:            
Alachua County Sheriff's Office

Human Resources Bureau
2621 S.E. Hawthorne Road
Gainesville, Florida  32641
Office: (352)367-4040
Fax: (352)374-1803
Contact Information