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IT Technical Support Assistant (BioE Focus)

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 11/15/2017
Working Title IT Technical Support Assistant (BioE Focus)
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Spring
Job Type Student
Job Category Information Systems/Technology
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The primary responsibility is to support the Information Technology efforts for the School of Engineering, specifically the Department of Bioengineering.

The Technical Support Assistant is responsible for providing computer technical support to the School of Engineering. Responsibilities include diagnosing and providing solutions for hardware and software problems and other computer related tasks may be assigned. Experience with PC hardware and software is necessary.

Job Requirements

1. Provide technology assistance to faculty and Staff
2. Updating Faculty and Staff workstations with software patches and updates
3. Installing and maintaining peripherals such as printers and scanners
4. Support for A/V equipment including troubleshooting and setups
5. Troubleshoot software and hardware problems on Faculty and Staff equipment
6. Provide support for updating websites
7. Perform other duties as assigned

Strong written and oral communication skills required.
Must be able to lift 25 pounds and walk up and down stairs.

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 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location Benedum Hall
Posting Number S-05827-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
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents