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Network Specialist III

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Network Specialist III
Requisition Number RE25977
Working Title
Department Name 3L600:ITS Networking & Infrastructure
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 45
Salary Range $44,762-73,861/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

*Must be able to work at heights of 6 feet or higher using ladders or lifts
*Must be able to push, pull, lift, and carry objects up to 50 pounds
*Must be able to work in tight places for extended periods of time
*Must be able to distinguish wiring colors
*Must be able to traverse campus while carrying or moving equipment in a reasonable amount of time.
*Must be able to stand for long periods of time
*Must be able to regularly sit at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with regular repetitive motions (such as typing); and occasional job-related travel (< 10% of the time)


Monday – Friday, Primarily days (i.e. 8a-5p). Occasional nights, weekends, and holidays as the job requires. This position is subject to a rotational on-call schedule of approximately every 7 weeks and a Holiday On-call Rotation.

Job Summary

This position supports the development, installation and maintenance of current and future data, voice and video networks required for the University. This employee will primarily provide Tier 2 support for network systems using a variety of technologies. Candidate should have experience with various network products including Cisco routers, switches, & firewalls.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Basic Networking
Driver’s License Preferred

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Information Technology/Computer Science or Related
Driver’s license preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/13/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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