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Database Administrator

John A Logan College

  • Location: Carterville, IL
  • Post Date: 5/5/2018
  • Job Type: FULL TIME

Position Title:              Database Administrator


Type of Position: Full-time; Non-Teaching Professional; Grade 5 

Hiring Department & Unit: Information Technology; Business Services

Starting Salary: $41,368 - $51,710 (salary commensurate with education and experience per salary schedule)

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

Projected Starting Date: TBD

Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm; Monday – Friday


Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for managing and maintaining the databases used in our administrative and student information systems, which includes performing upgrades, monitoring performance, creating reports and entry forms, as well as working directly with vendors on support tickets and maintenance contracts; must be able to work in various operating and database management systems; design, build, and maintain relational databases; debug data issues and work with end users to ensure data integrity; install and maintain updates on database management software; monitor database performance and make improvements accordingly; design and implement data access permissions for end users; maintain security privileges for new and existing users; perform, maintain, and test backup procedures for various database management systems; develop and maintain integrations with other systems; work with business analyst on building and maintaining reports; document changes to database systems and integrations; serve on committees related to data governance; other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in information technology or related field; three years of relational database administration experience on Windows (MSSQL) and UNIX/Linux (Informix) operating systems; working knowledge of languages such as PowerShell, Bash, Perl, and SQL.

Preferred Qualifications:

Certifications in database administration; five or more years of relational database administration experience on Windows (MSSQL) and UNIX/Linux (Informix) operating systems.

All positions require a John A. Logan College application and transcripts/certifications. 

Apply to the Office of Human Resources, 700 Logan College Rd, Carterville, IL 62918. 
Office hours are 8 am – 4:30 pm, M-F. 
The College is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. 
618-985-2828 ext. 8273 or TTY 985-2752. 

A John A. Logan College application for employment is required for any position.  Either unofficial or official transcripts (certificates) must accompany college application if applicants are qualifying on the basis of college or vocational training to meet minimum qualifications.  If unofficial transcripts or certificates are submitted earlier, official transcripts (certificates) and verification of experience must be received prior to appointment to a position.  The College does not accept applications for positions unless a vacancy is advertised or posted.  Individuals with disabilities should request through the Office of Human Resources any reasonable accommodation if needed.

John A. Logan College is an Affirmative Action Institution and is committed to equal opportunity for all.

John A Logan College