Spokane Produce, Inc.
  • - IT
  • Spokane, WA, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

As the Inland Northwest's market leader in highest quality and innovation, Spokane Produce, Inc. has been a local, independent, family owned and operated company for over 80 years. Our philosophy is a genuine quality always. We provide the finest produce, deli and floral products to grocers, restaurants, wholesalers, schools, and government agencies. With over 250 employees in our versatile workforce, Spokane Produce's success begins with our people. We are currently seeking an INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGER. If you are interested in being a part of our innovative team and are passionate about making a difference, apply today.

The Information Technology Manager will procure technology and administer the firm's systems, networks and processes under the direction of company ownership. The IT Manager is responsible for the planning of new technology and the research/purchase of new hardware/software. They will assist the Systems Administrator in the administration, installation, maintenance and support of all systems related to technology. The IT manager is required to work with the Systems Administrator and end-users to enrich the customer experience and promote a more efficient and cost effective work place.

• Lead the conversation into a new ERP system
• Customizing existing software using Universe BASIC
• Scripting in MS PowerShell/Batch files
• Manage the licensing and maintenance agreements of all software and hardware
• Purchase of new equipment/software
• Purchase of supplies for printers and other consumables
• Manage mobile device plan
• Develop and communicate policies and procedures for routine operations, backup, troubleshooting, and outage and disaster planning for the computers and network
• Establish appropriate policies for technology use
• Recommend or provide training and development for staff
• Manage and assist the Systems Administrator in the following:
o Installation, support and maintenance of computers, network, servers, printers, software, IoT and telephone systems. Create and maintain comprehensive documentation
o Direct support for Office 365, creating and deleting users and providing help desk support for Outlook, Excel and Word
o Maintain users in IBM AIX and Windows Active directory along with other systems
o Maintain and set up Windows Desktops and Servers
o Patch Windows desktops and servers using WSUS
o Maintain in Microsoft Group Policy maintenance
o Server setup/maintenance using VMware
o Endpoint security maintenance
o Rocket Universe Database maintenance and reporting
o Uploading/downloading files for different vendors and customers
o Networking/Firewall changes
o Toshiba phone system maintenance
o DR/Backup responsibilities using Veeam
o SAN maintenance
o Network security through employee education, monitoring and testing
o Monitor/maintain power backup solutions including UPS' and generator
o Galaxy Access Control System maintenance and other department specific applications such as Nutracoster, Seagull Bartender, Docuware, Intelliware Temp-Track
o Maintain tablets used in our trucks for E-logs

• Bachelor's degree in Information Technology with at least FIVE YEARS' experience.
• Ability to program in Rocket Universe Basic
• Expertise with IBM Power Systems
• Expertise with IBM AIX and RedHat Linux
• Expertise with the Rocket Universae database
• Expertise with VMware
• Expertise with Veeam
• Expertise with Microsoft Windows server and desktop operating systems
• Expertise with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and Outlook
• Experience with managing and deploying network switches, routers and firewalls
• Ability to train end-users on technology systems
• Must have a strong attention to detail
• Ability to work closely with a culturally diverse group of people
• Proven ability to evaluate, plan and implement strategic technology projects
• Ability to prioritize, delegate and manage projects and tasks with minimum direction from ownership
• Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
• Strong customer service skills
The ideal candidate will have these additional qualifications:
• Ability to write and maintain queries in SQL
• Experience with programming in C#, Python, VBScript, PowerShell and/or similar languages
• Familiarity with web technologies including HTML, CSS and JavaScript
• Experience managing digital phone systems
• Considerable knowledge of Layer 3 switching and common networking features
• Experience with DR solutions using AWS or Azure
• Experience creating /maintaining forms using Objectif Lune Planet Press
• Strong financial sense and experience with presenting new projects to management

• Microsoft Office: 5 years (Required)
• Windows: 5 years (Required)
• Microsoft Windows Server: 5 years (Required)
• Network: 5 years (Required)
• SQL: 1 year (Preferred)

Eligible candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen and continue to satisfy our drug testing policy, if offered employment. We are a Federal Contractor and a drug-free workplace, which includes a prohibition on marijuana use for all employees. All potential new hires are also subject to a 7 year county criminal background check.

Please email resume through this site, apply via our website www.spokaneproduce.com, or come to our office to complete an application, 1996 S. Geiger Blvd Spokane 99224 from 7:30am to 3:30pm Monday through Friday.

Spokane Produce, Inc. is an Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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