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Technical Services

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 07/05/2017
Working Title Technical Services
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Other
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is currently seeking a Student Union Technical Services Worker.

While employed at the William Pitt Union Technical Services, students will assist the Technical Manager in the setting up and running of technical equipment to ensure the success of events hosted by students, faculty and staff. The Technical Services staff at the William Pitt Union and the O’Hara Student Center will be required to use problem solving, communication and organizational skills to assist students, campus visitors, and University of Pittsburgh staff. Student employees should develop appropriate customer service skills including: greeting visitors, answering questions, and using proper phone etiquette. The Technical Services staff will provide a high level of customer service to all patrons of the William Pitt Union and the O’Hara Student Center. This position is in a fast paced environment in which students will manage multiple tasks at once to ensure successful events in both the William Pitt Union and the O’Hara Student Center.

Job Requirements

Student employees should develop appropriate customer service skills including: greeting visitors, answering questions, and using proper phone etiquette.

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.

Hourly Pay Rate $7.65
Anticipated Number of Openings 10
Anticipated Hours per Week 10-20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Varies based on events.

Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location William Pitt Union and O'Hara Student Center
Posting Number S-04963-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a currently registered student taking at least 6 credits?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you worked for the University of Pittsburgh before?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please list the main reasons you are interested in the position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please provide ALL HOURS you are available for possible work hours. (Please note: THIS IS NOT YOUR SCHEDULE AND YOU WILL NOT BE ASKED TO WORK ALL THE HOURS YOU PROVIDE)

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Media Sample