Part Time Technology Specialist - Simulation Center
- Keep track of technology related service contracts, software licensing, extended warranties, and preventative maintenance agreements.
- Keep abreast of evolving technology trends and software upgrades coming on the market that may be applicable for the college.
- Design audio visual technology systems for classrooms and meeting rooms with an understanding of audio visual concepts, telecommunications integration, videoconferencing concerns and network connectivity issues.
- Evaluate technology hardware and software needs. Prepare technology purchase requisitions.
- Communicate with vendors regarding availability of computer hardware and software, current prices, cost-benefit analysis, on-site demos, training and support after the sale.
- Provide support and training on equipment and software to Information Technology personnel.
- Work with contractors for installation of technologies.
- Other duties as assigned.
- A.S. in Computer Science or a related degree or minimum of five years work experience with multimedia integration systems and computer systems required.
- Minimum of three years experience combining the following areas: Evaluation, installation, and maintenance of PC computer systems, analysis of office systems, technical writing or editing, computer education or training.
- Minimum of one year experience in the programming and installation of multimedia automation systems required.
- Must possess oral and written communications skills.
- Ability to establish and maintain work relationships with department officials, other employees, vendors and contractors.
Summary: Primary responsibility is technology procurement. Also responsible for diagnosing technical problems with some installation and repair of PC's and AV Automation Systems.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Acceptable eyesight (with or without correction)
- Acceptable hearing (with or without hearing aid)
- Ability to clearly communicate both orally and in writing on a telephone and on a computer for extended periods of time.
- Routinely requires sitting at a desk and viewing a display screen for extended periods of time.
- Ability to access, input, and retrieve information from a computer or other electronic device.
- Routinely requires moderate (up to 40 pounds) lifting and carrying
- Routinely requires Walking, Standing, Sitting, Kneeling, Stooping, Reaching up, Twisting and Bending.
- Works inside in an office environment.
- Travel around campus and to other college locations
Work Schedule: Part-Time, hours not specified