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Title: Director of IT
Location: Boswell, Pa

Director of Information Technology

Riggs Industries is one of the largest and most diverse family-owned businesses in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. The company employs several hundred people and is engaged in a variety of industries. These include manufacturing (mining equipment and specialty transportation solutions), construction, retail (distributor of industrial machinery, and truck equipment), and custom welding and fabrication.

Duties include the following:

Departmental Administration:

Time will be equally divided between department administration and “hands on” IT duties.

Develops and communicates an IT Strategic Plan.

Develops and manages the IT Departmental budget.

Monitors performance of departmental employees.  Provides input on staffing decisions, performance review and training needs.


Individually and through subordinate employees ensures that network is running at peak efficiency. 


Manages and upgrades (when necessary or prudent) the corporate telephony system


The ideal candidate will be familiar with the following:

ERP Application and Database Administration

SharePoint, MS Exchange 2010 & 2016, Virtual Private Networking, Virtual Machines, VMware, Database Management, MS SQL Server, Telephony Systems.

Active Directory Domain 2012/2016, Windows Server 2008 - 2016, Linux systems,

Networking, Active Directory, Subnet Masking, Routing, Firewalls

 Experience working with custom software desired.

The ability to interact with co-workers at all levels of the organization.

Strategic business perspective, aligning the day to day activities of the IT department in a way that best supports the operation of the company as a whole

Educational / Experience:

Minimum of BS or equivalent degree from accredited university or college, MS / MBA preferred. Minimum of 5 years’ managerial experience.

At least 1 full ERP Implementation cycle preferred

Prior experience working in a Manufacturing enterprise strongly desired.


Check us out at www.riggsindustries 

Interested candidates should reply by resume and include salary requirements to:

Riggs Industries

Attn: S Kaufman

Box 97

Boswell Pa 15531



Riggs Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, military status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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