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IT Systems Specialist

Part-Time/Flexible Hours

15-20 Hours/Week

Are you familiar with Windows Server operating systems? We are looking for the right person to assist us with: Maintenance, monitoring and new installations for dial-up access, email services, and IP networking

Network and server security

Maintain a working knowledge of and provide assistance as requested with networking and telecom services

Provide IS/online customer service support for internal and external customers as requested.

On-call duties, providing emergency support outside normal business hours including weekends

Assist with installation, conduct preventative maintenance, troubleshoot and repair electronic production systems including user stations, file servers and associated hardware

Prepare and maintain appropriate documentation for all electronic systems

Linux experience a plus. Must be available to be on-call for emergency support outside normal business hours and weekends. Send email of interest and resume to:

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1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.

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