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MIS SPECIALIST in Lawton, OK at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/6/2022

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  • Location:
    Lawton, OK
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Facility: Lawton Correctional Facility

Compensation Base: 12.98

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


This position supports, advises, and maintains, various computer operations throughout a facility, including technical support, telecommunication, computer operations, and network administration.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities.

  • Diagnoses and troubleshoots problems with applications and software and client workstations, servers, network components, office automation equipment and devices, and related systems and devices; identifies causes and resolves technical problems; coordinates with Information Technology Department.
  • Maintains client workstations, regularly executes disk scans to check for file, folder or disk errors; defragments hard drives for optimum performance; performs virus scans and cleans peripherals, such as monitors, keyboard, and mouse; coordinates network/mainframe security
  • Participates in testing and implementing new applications and software; develops instructional guides or provides group or individual user training as needed, assists users in the operation and application of available equipment and network
  • Serves as a specialist in the various electronic data processing systems utilized for various program areas; makes recommendations regarding training and equipment needed for office automation; maintains security of computer identifications and/or passwords; changes tapes as needed.
  • Produces reports as needed; and transports or delivers documents or equipment.
  • Participates in workshops, seminars, conferences and other training on computer systems, networks and office automation devices; keeps abreast of current technology and
  • Assists in the development and placement of new forms and documents on the
  • Prepares letters, memorandums and
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school
  • One (1) year of experience working with Microsoft Office or a similar product. Knowledge of computer systems, local area networks, office automation software, and related equipment and devices; computer maintenance requirements and procedures; data processing concepts and procedures; data base structures and applications systems; and modern office
  • Ability is required to analyze and evaluate computer systems, install and maintain computer networks; establish and maintain effective working relationships; exercise good judgment in evaluating situations; express ideas and facts clearly and effectively; and follow oral and written
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.