In order to be successful in this position, the candidate must be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as operate effectively within a team environment. Applicants should have excellent knowledge of PC operations—both hardware and software, including extensive experience with Microsoft Office and basic programming skills including Access and Visual Basic and database utilization. Technical staff are required to have considerable working knowledge of the Internet and underlying software applications to support websites including associated technology (HTML) and have some familiarity with GIS. The candidate must have the ability to work well under pressure and tactfully resolve problems when under time constraints and possess the strong ability to prioritize workload and facilitate multiple projects simultaneously. The candidate should be able to demonstrate skills in self-motivation and strong ability to consistently exhibit accuracy and attention to detail in work results. The Technical Director must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. They should have strengths in training and have the ability to provide functional guidance to users at all levels within the organization including the creation of reports, correspondence and procedural manuals or documents. This candidate must possess the ability to read, analyze and interpret technical procedures as related to state statutes. Additionally the candidate must be able to present information in a group training venue and respond to questions from groups of managers, co-workers, clients and the general public in a confident and professional manner that yields effective training results.
We are looking for someone who has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field required with minimum of 3-5 years of experience in programming, database design, web (HTML), GIS, as well as experience providing technical assistance within an organization. Experience in elections administration and programming is preferred.
ANY OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT IS CONDITIONED ON THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAM, WHICH INCLUDES A DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN AND A BACKGROUND SCREENING.
Lake County Government offers a competitive salary and benefit package, and is committed to being an employer of choice.
Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer