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Network Engineer Apprentice 


The Network Engineer Apprentice will assist the Network Engineer II and I in maintaining and troubleshooting of Fiber Optic based Metro Ethernet, DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem, IP, and optical transport infrastructure, as well as, technology testing, and implementation support for new network technology deployments. The Network Engineer I will also assist in generating detailed engineering documentation to support the installation, configuration, and ongoing support of all new network deployments and upgrades.

Maintain and update engineering records including network maps, IP allocation records, and wavelength plans.

Monitor utilization trends and perform capacity planning for all network infrastructures.

Monitor, maintain and troubleshoot underlying data and fiber network transport to support data, voice and video applications.

Maintain configuration files for all devices required for new technology deployments.

Assist Network Engineer I in evaluation of hardware and software.

Test new data and fiber network equipment and code upgrades.

Maintain up-to-date knowledge of networking technologies and industry trends which may improve operations or offer opportunities for new services and develop recommendations accordingly.

Respond to customer issues, work to resolve issues or escalate to Network Engineer I or II for assistance.

Must be dependable and able to commit to engineer on-call rotation to support after-hour customer request and troubleshoot optical network issues should they arise.

Position Requirements

Must have a High School Diploma or GED

Must have a valid Driver's License.

Preferred certifications: Must have or be able to obtain network based certication within 12 months of employment.

  • Network+
  • CCT Cisco Certified Technician
  • CCENT Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician
  • CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • JNCIA Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate
  • 1 year experience directly involved in network maintenance and support.
Physical/Environmental Requirements Mobility to work in typical office settings using standard office equipment is required. In addition, vision to read printed materials and computer screen and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Cold and noise in equipment rooms.  
Location City of Thomasville  
About the Organization Our Vision

A progressive and unified community providing an inviting place to live, work, play and prosper.

Our Mission

In partnership with our community, Team Thomasville will deliver excellent and dependable public services while building trusting relationships through openness, inclusion and innovation.

Our Values

Trustworthy & Dependable
We are dedicated to provide reliable services to our citizens and community.

Equal & Inclusive
We will empower a diverse and progressive culture to strengthen community partnerships.

Accountability & Transparent
We will maintain business practices that build community trust with openness, integrity and accountability.

Modern & Innovative
We will execute creative plans and innovative strategies to bring sustainable growth to our entire community.  

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