Systems Administrator

Victoria Airport Authority

July 09, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Company Overview: 

The Victoria Airport Authority (VAA) is looking for an enthusiastic Systems Admnistrator to join our team for four months, with a possible extension.  The VAA manages and operates the Victoria International Airport which is the 10th busiest airport in Canada and the gateway to Vancouver Island.

Job Summary: 


  • Manage, maintain and improve VAA servers, workstations and network devices:
  • DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, Active Directory and Group Policy administration;
  • Backup, local and offsite and related maintenance;
  • Application and software patch management;
  • Blackberry Enterprise Server or Exchange ActiveSync;
  • Network routing, VLAN, VPN and wireless;
  • VMWare and/or Hyper-V;
  • Utilizing Microsoft/manufacturer best practices;

Other related maintenance or support tasks.

  • Provide software support, improvement and training in areas such as:
    • Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010 and SQL Server 2005/2008
  • MS Server 2008, 2010, Sharepoint and MS Windows;
    • Flight Information Display System (FIDS);
    • Microsoft Office suites 2007 and newer;
    • Antivirus/Anti Spam and related;
    • Common use self service kiosks;
    • Web based Software Tools (websites & related vortex applications);
    • Other VAA software and hardware.
  • Support and troubleshoot hardware and software issues.
  • Respond to help desk inquires.
  • Configure, deploy, maintain and support technology devices.
  • Run & troubleshoot data cables and devices (such as CAT5E, Fibre)
  • Support, Internet connections, Digital phone, mobile and VoIP phone systems.
  • Conduct research on related technical matters and support issues.
  • Write and update technical reports including: operational procedures, IT procedures, diagrams, maps & how to documents.
  • Maintain operational and technology inventory, both through physical counts and software control.
  • Take personal responsibility for VAA’s Safety Management System, safety related issues and integrate safety into daily work activities.
  • Plan and execute project work.
  • Other related duties.


How To Apply: 

Please submit a Cover Letter and Resume quoting the competition number 2014-04 to:

Attention: Human Resources
Victoria Airport Authority
201 – 1640 Electra Blvd
Sidney BC  V8L 5V4

Or via email to: by 4:00 pm Tuesday  July 22, 2014

Your application should clearly identify how you meet the stated education, experience and knowledge stated in the job posting.