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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: The ferry boat, Rock Island, having been put in good order at the boat yard is now making her regular trips, much to the gratification of those who have to cross the river.
1889 -- 125 years ago: W.J. Gamble, for many years superintendent of the Moline & Rock Island railway, leased the Fourth Avenue Hotel and renovated and refurnished it throughout.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pending the building of new public schools or additions to the present ones to provide adequate room for all the children, the board of education decided that pupils younger than 6 years old would not be accepted in Rock Island schools.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The fifth annual New Windsor Fair and Horse show, which has been delayed for two days because of unfavorable weather, got off to a new start last night. The parade was held this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island County Fair and Rodeo will celebrate its silver anniversary this year. The fair opens Tuesday and will run through Saturday and offers entertainment and activity for young and old.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Earl Hanson School, Rock Island, joins the Program to Assist Latch Key Student, which aids working parents. PALS is a before and after school program for grades 1-6 in certain Rock Island public and private schools.

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