John Essick

John Essick

Work experience

Work experience
Jul 1994 - Mar 2008

Network Operator

Orlando Public Schools

  Network Operator    Configure and install Cisco routers and switches.    Connect and trouble shoot routers on Frame Relay T-1, Multilink, and Metro Ethernet.    Build and support Fluke Enterprise Performance Center screens.    Provide configuration and connectivity for a converged network.    Capable of multitasking and selecting priority problems.     Interface with and act as liaison between local school technical support representatives and network in the district office.    Offer training and share knowledge with local school technical support representatives.    Initiate Cisco TAC request and RMA’s.    Share knowledge with others on the Network team.    Handle service request assigned to me in a timely manner and assist others on the team.    Assist other team members as needed.    Use test equipment: Fluke: One-Touch, Etherscope, Work Group Analyzer with Optivew software, Enterprise Performance Center  with ReporterAnalyzer and SuperAgent and Protocol Expert to solve network issues, Cisco Works, and STM-8.                                    


LAN/WAN Administrator.  A position using proven technical skills configuring, installing, and trouble shooting Cisco equipment.


I am confident that my skills and my passion for technology are a perfect match for this position.

The company for which I worked is the 11th largest school district in the nation and the 4th largest in the state of Florida. There are over 200 work locations in the district and about 150,000 students.

I would bring to your company a broad range of skills, including at least ten years with the following:

·Experience with Cisco 1900 family through 3750 POE family switches, Cisco 2600 family through    3845 routers, Cisco 6500 switches.

·PC setup and instillation, as well as various peripherals.

·Cisco router and switch configuration and installation.

·Frame Relay, Multilink T-1 and Metro Ethernet installation.

·Trouble shooting WAN and LAN connectivity issues.

·Networking test equipment, monitoring and diagnostic software.

I would welcome the opportunity to further discuss this position with you. If you have questions or would like to schedule an interview, please contact me by e-mail at [email protected]

Thank you for the time you spend reviewing my resume.

Sincerely, John F. Essick