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HARFORD COUNTY invites applications for the position of:

COMPUTER OPERATOR (INTERNAL) (PERM/FT/BENEFITS) Candidate anticipated to start $33,100-$37,000


An Equal Opportunity Employer SALARY: Annually $33,100.00 - $66,290.00 HOURS OF WORK: 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM DEPARTMENT: Information and Communication Technology OPENING DATE: 09/12/12 CLOSING DATE: 09/21/12 11:59 PM NATURE OF WORK:

Under general supervision of the Senior Computer Operator, provides assistance and backup to personnel of the Data Center. Work involves: operation of the mainframe server and related equipment, monitoring adherence to schedules, submitting and editing on-line job requests, and preparing job-related reports. Assignments require evaluative thinking and thorough knowledge of principles and operation of Harford Countys Information Systems Data Center in order to produce results on schedule and in good form. Performance is evaluated periodically in conference.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

(The following examples illustrate the work performed in the positions in the class. Positions may require some or all of these examples depending on the organization of work within the department. The list is not inclusive. A position may require duties not listed, if necessary, to accomplish the work of the department.) 1. Plans and coordinates information systems activities so that optimum use of equipment is attained; monitors and controls an Information Processing System and related peripheral equipment; of computers and control functions; sets up and operates computer system equipment according to program and operating instructions. Observes equipment and progress of work for error indications; evaluates operational problems and/or program problems; resolves routine and unusual

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problems by such recovery procedures as console or program debugging. 3. Checks all incoming work for priority and establishes work schedule. Processes any new incoming work for users needing reports from their files. Returns all requested jobs and request sheets to include print-outs, tapes, logs, etc. to the Help Desk for distribution to the user departments. Maintains daily log of work processed on system. 4. Informs Computer Operations Supervisor of any system malfunction related to hardware and/or software, and contact service representatives as necessary. 5. Creates disk and tape back-ups for system files and user master files. 6. Works in conjunction with the necessary personnel for tape issues. 7. Select systems dumps on request for the staff and prints them from the previous days tapes. 8. Reviews operating procedures with programmers and recommends changes to enhance operations. Assists programmers in resolving applications problems; works with systems programmers to accomplish changes to systems. 9. Attends seminars and classes to keep updated of new equipment and techniques in the Information Systems area. 10. Critical Employee.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Thorough knowledge of the principles and basic operation of Information Processing Systems and related peripheral equipment of computers and control functions. Knowledge of mainframe software VSE/ESA, VTAM, CONDOR, EPIC, EXPLORE, ZEKE & ZACK and job control language. Good knowledge of the principles of modern office practices and procedures. Knowledge of the basic elements of computer programming. Skill in the operations of Information Processing equipment and other EDP equipment. Work is primarily sedentary with intermittent periods of standing. Work requires the ability to lift objects weighing up to an average of 35 pounds. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: A.A. Degree in Computer Science AND one (1) year of experience in the operation of mainframe server and peripheral equipment, to include knowledge of mainframe software VSE/ESA. OR High school or vocational-technical school diploma or GED Certificate, to include or supplemented by at least six courses in Computer Science AND three (3) years of experience in the operation of mainframe server and peripheral equipment, to include knowledge of mainframe software VSE/ESA. SAFETY: Must comply with Harford County Safety Manual.
NOTES:

1. Use of the degree option requires proof by selected candidate. 2. Additional years of experience as described may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year for year basis.

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APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: http://www.harfordcountymd.gov OFFICE INFORMATION: 112 Hays Street Bel Air, MD 21014 410-638-3201 410-638-3302

Job #12-063 COMPUTER OPERATOR (INTERNAL) (PERM/FT/BENEFITS) CANDIDATE ANTICIPATED TO START $33,100-$37,000 AL

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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