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Assistant Computer Technician

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 08/23/2017
Working Title Assistant Computer Technician
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Information Systems/Technology
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker. We are a physics laboratory looking for work study students to assist with entrylevel IT and other basic computer tasks. We are looking for applicants with
familiarity in some or all of the following areas:
• PC hardware components
• Building or upgrading desktop computers
• Windows OS (Windows 7 and newer)
• Basic networking (hardware, network shares, etc.)
• Diagnostic tools (ether software or hardware based). Please list.
• Basic web languages (JavaScript, HTML)
• Google Drive, Google Docs
Job duties may include, but are not limited to: Building new computer systems,
maintaining and upgrading existing systems, preforming backups, installing and
configuring software, basic networking, and writing documentation.
Other qualifications: self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented, ability to work
well with others, reliable. Flexible scheduling is available, physics experience
not required.

Job Requirements

Experience in all areas is beneficial but not required. On-the-job training will be
available if necessary.

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 $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 3
Anticipated Hours per Week 10-20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location NPL, Allen Hall
Posting Number S-05325-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter