Network Administrator

Chief Corporate Office Information Technology Grand Island, Nebraska


Chief Industries’ Corporate Office is seeking a Network Administrator to join the Chief team. This position will assist with network-related tasks and documentation. 75% of the job would concentrate on the Network and Security Team duties and 25% would be as backup for the Server Team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs diagnostics of network issues, provides support for service desk staff on escalated cases.
  • Maintain and update all network and datacenter environments including writing and monitoring firewall rules, developing system wide ACL’s, configuring Cisco ISE, Cisco ACI and Cisco Layer 3 switches/routers.
  • Must be familiar with BGP, VPN, SDWAN, TCP/IP, EIGRP, SCCP and other networking protocols.
  • Communicate effectively with clients via phone and email, responding to all alerts, requests, and concerns in a timely fashion. Explaining resolutions, answering questions, and providing professional advice as needed.
  • Updates and maintains network documentation, assigned IP addresses, and organize saved device configurations.
  • Design and implementation of new solutions to improve the resilience of the network infrastructure.
  • Assists with the administration and maintenance of IP based telephony systems.
  • Assists in supporting network servers and internal corporate server environments.
  • For day-to-day operational tasks such as proactive maintenance, management, monitoring

performance, incident and problem management, and network security across the network infrastructure.

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or electrical engineering
  • A professional certification, such as the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) is highly desirable.
  • Four or more years of experience in areas such as network support, switching/routing technologies, firewall/network security configuration, internet protocols like TCP/IP, and physical server and network infrastructure


The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,200 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.


**Chief Industries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the basis of equal employment opportunity for all and to providing employees and applicants with a work atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on professional demand, job requirements and qualifications, without regard to color, race, family status, religion or belief, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the settings in which work is being completed. Chief Industries Inc. will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Chief Industries Inc. encourages all to apply for any available jobs. If you need additional assistance with the application process, please call 308-389-7200.**