Hardware Technician – Cattle Feedyards
Job Title: Hardware Technician Five Rivers Cattle FeedingReports To: Manager of Hardware/CommunicationsFunction: Responsible for ordering, installing, and support of computer hardware necessary for locations needs. Included are servers, workstations, printers, wireless networking, and hardware necessary for connectivity to a Local Area Network.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:New hardware installation of workstations, servers, printer, and any other hardware necessary for LAN connectivity.Ordering of hardware based on specifications setup by Manager of Hardware/CommunicationSupport internal servers, user ids, and local area network securityTravel to locations to support hardware functionsMaintain wireless networks at each facilitySchedule and carry out preventative maintenance schedulesAbility to communicate with end users to establish and insure customer needs are metTravel to locations to support hardware functions (see below)Ability to communicate with end users to establish and insure customer needs are metWork in a team environment.Maintain technical knowledge by attending technical workshops and reviewing professional publications.Qualifications:Appropriate certifications for scope of workAbility to multitask.Valid Driver’s licenseAbility to analyze business needs and provide cost-effective solutions to needs.Good Communication SkillsArea/Location of Responsibility: Five Rivers Cattle Feeding owns cattle feedyards in Colorado, Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, Idaho and Arizona. This Hardware Technician will support all feedyards but the primary locations of responsibility are: Coronado, XIT and Hartley Feeders Located in the Dalhart TX area. Grant County Feeders Located in the Ulysses KS area, Cimarron Feeders Located in the Texhoma OK area. Colorado Beef (Shared Location) Located in the Lamar CO area. It is preferred that the candidate will reside in the Dalhart TX area. Competency:Expected to participate in meetings, coordinate projects, understand business implications of decisions, work within approved budget, exhibit sound and accurate judgment, adapt to change in the environment, ability to ensure continuance of hardware functions in the absence of the VP of IT.Physical Demands:Work in office and feedyard setting. Travel is required. Sitting, walking, standing, bending, stooping, reaching at all levels, grasping, lifting, carrying, climbing and other demands may be necessary per scope of work. I understand that these are my primary duties and that I may be asked to perform other duties to contribute to the success of Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, LLC.Apply for this job.