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Assistant Manager Technical Services

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 04/21/2017
Working Title Assistant Manager Technical Services
Job Classification Media/Photography III
Department Name 06141-WPU Building Management
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0130320
Hiring Range $23,868.00 - $37,752.00
Position Description

The Assistant Manager, Technical Services is primarily responsible for providing technical services support to evening and weekend events held in the William Pitt Union (WPU) and O’Hara Student Center (OSC). The Assistant Manager oversees delivery of agreed upon technical services provided by the student staff. Directs lighting and sound of theatrical productions. Recommends upgrades and replacement of equipment. Runs regular tests on technical equipment and recommends upgrades and repairs to the Manager. Supervises student employees in the absence of the Manager, Technical Services.

High School Diploma or equivalent degree required. College degree is desirable but not essential, formal technical training highly desirable. Must have 2-3 years proven hands-on experience in technical support services, familiarity with equipment maintenance, and supervisory experience.

Education Required High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 2-3 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

High School Diploma or equivalent degree required. College degree is desirable but not essential, formal technical training highly desirable.

Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours Work Schedule to Vary
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify

Position primarily works daytime.

If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a High School Diploma or GED?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. * Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents