Information Technology Director

Position Summary:

Develops and implements effective Information Technology strategies, policies, and procedures. Effectively supervises the Information Technology Department. Ensures Information Technology security and supports the Credit Union’s disaster recovery program. Performs IT Functions, Increases knowledge and skills through group and self-directed training, Establishes and maintains effective and professional business relationships with members, credit union staff and management.

Position Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience. Five years of related experience required. Two years of supervisory experience required. Technical planning and project management experience required. Advanced knowledge in computer and server hardware; software including Microsoft Office products; LAN and WAN communications; and telecommunications systems. Knowledge of the following areas is required: business and management principles, practical application of technology, principles and methods for training and managing human resources. Ability to discuss technical issues effectively with other IT professionals as well as non-technical users required.

Solarity Credit Union Employment Qualifications:

Solarity Credit Union is looking for people who are friendly, professional, service oriented & helpful, attentive to detail, good communicators, problem solvers, positive, reliable & responsible, ethical, drug free, and who are responsible with their personal finances.

What Can Solarity Credit Union Offer You? We offer our employees competitive wages, an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long-term disability insurance paid 100% by the Credit Union for full-time positions; sick leave and vacation; and a strong 401-k match program. All employees have unlimited access to online training courses and a variety of advancement opportunities. We also offer a positive and professional work environment.

What is a Credit Union? Credit unions are not-for-profit financial cooperatives owned by their members. Credit unions assist members to become better-educated consumers of financial services and provide a range of financial products and services.  We operate with a “people-helping-people” philosophy.   Membership is open to all who live, work, worship, or go to school in the State of Washington. Membership also includes relatives of those listed above.

To Apply

  • Complete an application available on our website: on  “Career Opportunities” under Information) and submit it and your resume to HR using any of the following methods:
    • Email the application and resume to, OR
    • Fax the application and resume to Human Resources at 509-895-8943,
    • Drop off application and resume to Solarity: 110 North 5th Ave. Yakima 98902
  • You will be notified if you are chosen for consideration.
  • Please notify us if you need special accommodations to participate in the application process.

This employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all State and Federal Discrimination laws.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, disability, veteran status, attainment of benefits, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, as well as others prohibited by law.  This list, however, is not an exhaustive listing of all which are prohibited by law. This employer conducts a criminal history conviction search, obtains a credit report (following the guidelines set forth by the Fair Credit Reporting Act), and requests applicants to undergo pre-placement drug screening (to ensure a drug free working environment), all as part of the pre-placement process.

Date of Posting: 9/6/2012

Wage (DOE): Range is $70,404- $92,952 per year

Classification: Full Time Exempt

Supervises: IT Staff

Reports to: Chief Financial Officer

Department: Information Technology

Loacation: North 5th Avenue, Yakima, WA

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