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Technology Analyst
Posted:Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Job Number:PC-21-01
Job Type:Full Time Permanent - Union
Closing Date:January 19, 2021 11:55 PM
Choose Barrie:

​The City of Barrie is a vibrant, progressive and growing community with deep connections to our heritage, to nature and to the opportunities surrounding us.

Our community values quality of life; the ability to play year-round with 300 hectares of park space, our beautiful waterfront, our lively downtown core and the nearby hills, wetlands and forests. We also value connections; to our neighbours and the community, to our road and rail network, and to the opportunity Barrie provides to enjoy life.

Everything Barrie has to offer, from the water we drink to the roads we travel on, has one thing in common - municipal workers. Joining a municipality is one of the most rewarding, engaging and exciting careers you could choose. It is a career you can take pride in knowing that every day you make a positive impact on an entire community. We are one team, with one goal and we all work together to continue making our community great.

The Opportunity:

The Information Technology Department provides information technology expertise and professional services to all City departments, affiliated agencies (Barrie Public Library, Barrie Police Services) and area municipalities receiving Barrie fire dispatch services. The Department is responsible for delivering, administering, managing and supporting (in partnership with the business units) all data and voice communications, including but not limited to network infrastructure, servers, storage infrastructure, printers, computing infrastructure, applications and software, databases, web services, geographic information systems, and project and portfolio management. The Department provides daily technology support to over 1100 users at more than 40 City locations across the City.

The Technology Analyst position is the information technology support pillar for the City of Barrie. This position works to ensure that technology infrastructure hardware and systems are working properly and to support first-line support staff. They plan and architect the infrastructure that is required for the City to operate. This position may provide input into technology purchasing decisions and participate on project teams and committees as required. Ultimately this position exists to ensure staff have working technology and quality training in order to allow them to do their own jobs effectively.

Our Culture and Qualifications of the Job:

Corporate Culture

  • Your workplace values align with our corporate values of Strive, Share and Care and you want to join us in providing exceptional services and programs to build a prosperous, growing and sustainable community

Education (degree/diploma/certifications)

  • Four (4) year University Degree in Computer Information Systems, or related discipline
  • Completion of a network or information technology based certification, such as Cisco or Microsoft certification or equivalent Upon Hire


  • Five (5) years of experience performing duties related to the above mentioned major responsibilities
  • Demonstrated experience installing, configuring, supporting, and troubleshooting computer network technology including wireless communications protocols, Windows servers, routers, data switches, Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, WINS, and other networking protocols


  • Working knowledge of the following principles and standards: Exchange Server, SQL Server, Backup-Exec, and Red Hat Linux; project management fundamentals and ITIL
  • Demonstrated Ability to:
    • manage vendor relationships and achieve desired performance outcomes while maintaining a positive working relationship
    • commit to continuous learning and professional development
  • Intermediate skills include: Interpersonal; Organizational; Problem Solving; Time Management; Training; Verbal Communication; Written Communication
  • Intermediate computer literacy using the following systems and software: Windows Desktop OS (XP, Vista, etc.), Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word), Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft SharePoint, and the Internet

Conditions of Employment

  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check

Other Important Information:

Location:City Hall, 70 Collier Street, Barrie, Ontario
Hours:The normal hours of work are 35 hours per week in accordance with the Collective Agreement

This position is within the CUPE Local 2380 Bargaining Unit with the following pay level and a 2020 pay range:

  • Pay Level: Level 9
  • Yearly Salary: $71,863.19 to $86,058.62 per year
  • Hourly Pay Rate: $39.49 to $47.39 per hour


Benefits:This position includes a comprehensive union benefit plan, including but not limited to extended health and dental coverage, life and accident insurance, paid vacation and sick days, short/long term disability plans, OMERS pension plan, discounted rate for City Fitness Memberships and much more.​

The Application Process:

Please submit your resume electronically by quoting file # PC-21-01 - Technology Analyst in the subject line (MS Word or pdf format only) to January 19, 2021 11:55 PM.

Don’t meet the credentials as outlined but have years of directly related experience? Please see the City’s Education Equivalency Procedure to determine if you may qualify for equivalency. Further information is available at

  • Position Equivalency Code: F

Please note that verification of educational credentials will be required at the interview stage of the selection process.

The City of Barrie is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

Personal information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA) for the purpose of candidate selection.

Disclaimer: The job posting has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities required of employees to do this job. For full position details, please request a copy of the Job Description by emailing

We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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