Why Choose Us

We are Team General Aluminum.

If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to General Aluminum. Our people, our plants and our management have a passion for quality and continuous improvement. Whether we provide a raw casting or a machined & assembled component to our customer, we always give our best effort with ever improving quality.

General Aluminum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All associates and applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Plant IT Administrator

    Server / Network Support

    • Maintain Active Directory Microsoft Windows Server servers – hardware and OS, DHCP, Event Logs, Services, etc.
    • Administer Windows Server Update Services for security and patch updates for workstations and servers
    • Maintain and monitor tape backups and switch out back up tapes for servers
    • Administer Antivirus server and updates
    • Establish and maintain a functional hardware and software inventory system for accurate asset and licensing tracking
    • Produce and maintain system, network, procedural, and end-user documentation
    • Maintain wireless access points and connectivity
    • Research and spec out new hardware and software purchases

    LAN Support

    • Maintain fully functional LAN communications – fiber, cabling, jacks,
    • patch panels
    • Install, maintain, and upgrade LAN Ethernet switches and wireless access points
    • Administer Network printers

    Shop Floor, LAB, Plant Equipment Support

    • Install, set up, and maintain certain IT/computer related hardware

    and software throughout the plant

    Plant User Support 

    • Respond to and assist users with hardware, software, and service issues
    • Assist users with the use of equipment and applications

    On-Call Support for Critical Problems

    • After hours support when critical IT related problems arise

       

      Travel Requirements

    • Must be willing to travel 20%
    • Must be able to travel internationally


      Helpdesk Functions 

    • PC hardware and software installs, upgrades, and maintenance
    • Support for printer, scanner, storage and other peripheral setup and

      issues

    • Helpdesk ticket entry and maintenance

    Outlook Email Administration

    • User e-mail local archive maintenance and restoration
    • Creation of user ID’s and ongoing user support

    Plex ERP Issues

    • Assist users with Plex ERP printing issues – Zebra

      Thermal printers

    • Assist users with connectivity issues using Internet Explorer on Wyse

      thin clients

    • Setup and support wireless handheld scanners and other shop floor hardware as needed
    • User administration (internal and supplier using the Plex portal)
    • Monitor/Resolve assigned CAR’s (Change Access Requests) within Plex ERP.

    PC’s

    • PC hardware and software installs, upgrades, and maintenance
    • Work with PC hardware vendor field engineers on hardware repair issues
    • Assist users from other locations and visitors connect to the LAN to access their email and other services

    Miscellaneous Items

    • Support of remote user VPN connectivity
    • Maintaining hardware, device, component and part stocks for computers and other electronic devices
    • Ensure the proper recycling of obsolete hardware components
    • Maintain an ongoing inventory for hardware, software, and licenses
    • Ensure that accurate software licensing levels are maintained for the location
    • Support of phone, voice mail, paging and other voice and data communication systems including Company Cell Phones
    • Practices good housekeeping and organizational skills
    Position requires the need to maintain a high level of integrity and commitment to maintaining confidential information