Director of Information Technology


Information Technology

Description of work

Oversees the operations of the information technology (IT) department and administers all activities required to maintain the day-to-day operations of the City's computer networks. Develops and maintains IT policies and standards. Evaluates, develops and implements an IT strategy that aligns with business priorities. Provide policy, technical and administrative support to all city network users. Ensure compliance and security


Bachelor's degree with major course work in information systems, computer science or a closely related field and a minimum of five years’ experience in network systems development and analysis, including two years of supervisory experience leading to the management level.

Essential functions of the job

  • Directs personnel activities, including staffing, personnel development, training, and performance reviews.
  • Directs network administration
  • Assesses needs across organization and within individual departments to determine strategies for meeting business objectives
  • Provides guidance, direction and leadership in regards to a company’s selection and use of technologies
  • Responsible for budget preparation of the IT department
  • Maintain disaster recovery plan for city information assets.
  • Develop and implement computer use and cyber security policies and procedures

See job description for more details.


This is a FLSA exempt position. Hours may require attending meetings or events which may be in the evening and/or on weekends.

Residency requirement



Interested individuals may apply online (link available at top of this page).

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1228 N Denver Ave
Hastings, NE 68901

Deadline to apply: 5:00 pm CST, June 3, 2020

EOE/M/F/D/Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace/E-verify Participant
This position is subject to veteran's preference per Neb. statute 48-225 thru 48-227.

Contact Us

City of Hastings Human Resources
City of Hastings
1228 N. Denver Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 462-3698