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Network Administrator

Network Administrators and Managers of Information Technology manage the network services used by council staff, look after electronic security and backups, and manage software and hardware purchases and upgrades. Increasingly computers are used to store council data, such as files, records and maps.

Training available in Tasmania

  • Diploma of Information Technology Networking, see for example TasTAFE.


Job titles can vary a lot. If you are uncertain about what an advertised job involves, obtain a copy of the Position Description or similar, or contact the specific council advertising that job.


Information on training courses and providers are examples only. You should make further careful inquiries with potential training providers about cost and quality before committing to any training. For further information on entry requirements for advertised jobs, contact the relevant council . Use the links to professional associations described in meet the people for additional information. Relevant training providers are encouraged to approach LGAT with requests to link their web pages to ours.