Unified Communications Engineer I

  • City of Henderson, NV
  • Henderson, Nevada
  • Oct 31, 2021
Full Time Engineering Information Technology and Communication Services
  • Salary: $35.90 - $46.60 Hourly USD

Job Description

Position Overview

Just minutes away from Las Vegas, Nevada, one of the world's most famous entertainment destinations, Henderson is the safe, easily-accessible, and charming heart of Southern Nevada.
The City of Henderson is excited to announce an examination to create an eligibility list and to fill one (1) vacancy for the classification of Unified Communications Engineer I in the Department of Information Technology. This is an open continuous recruitment and testing of applicants will occur on an ongoing basis. The Eligibility List may be utilized to fill vacancies for this classification for up to (1) year.
Under general supervision, installs, configures, operates and maintains unified communication environments, software and related infrastructure; and performs related duties as assigned.

A successful candidate will possess experience with the following:
  • Installing, supporting, operating, managing, and troubleshooting unified communication systems and associated management software and networks
  • Performing voice and data network fault investigations in local and wide area networks
  • Coordinating and implementing structure cabling
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Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in information technology, computer science, or a closely-related field
  • Two (2) years of experience in unified communications, unified voice and unified communications access systems
  • Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered
  • Must pass a nationwide fingerprint-based record check, and a wants/warrants check
  • Must complete Security Awareness and National Crime Information Center (NCIC)/Nevada Criminal Justice Information System (NCJIS) certification within six months of hire/transfer and be recertified every two years. Must maintain certifications in NCIC/NCJIS as a condition of continued employment
  • Must obtain and maintain one certification within one of the following core service areas as aligned with job duties and identified by the department within one (1) year from the date of appointment as a condition of continued employment:
    • Voice over IP (VoIP) Services
    • Voice over IP (VoIP) Emergency Responder Services
    • Voice Mail Services
    • Automated Call Distribution (ACD) Services
    • Call Center Services
    • Video Conferencing Services
    • Communications Distribution Design Services


Required Documents/Assessment Information

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION:
1) Completed Employment Application
2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire

ASSESSMENT DATES:
Written Examination (Weighted 30%) - Dates to be determined
(Best Qualified Candidates)

Oral Board Interview (Weighted 70%) - Dates to be determined
(Top Scoring Candidates)

Selection Interview - Dates to be determined
(Top Scoring Candidates)

All candidates who wish to be considered for this position will need to be in Henderson, Nevada and/or available via Microsoft Teams to participate in the testing process at any time on any of the dates the assessments take place. Candidates will be notified of their status in the recruitment process and updates will be provided regarding scheduling examinations and interviews as that information becomes available.

All applicants will be notified by email or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS:
If you are invited to participate in the assessment process, you will be required to self-schedule through the City of Henderson online application system.
P lease check your email on a regular basis after submitting your application for complete instructions, which include where and when to report.

Selection Process

The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best-qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. The City will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. It is the responsibility of the candidate requiring accommodation to contact the Human Resources Department in writing prior to the close of the recruitment.

Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a medical/physical examination including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards.
Closing Date/Time:

Job Address

Henderson, Nevada United States View Map