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Desktop Support Technician

Department: Information Technology

Type: Part-time

Location: Pleasant Hill 

The Desktop Support Technician is responsible for testing, configuring, troubleshooting, and repairing of all University computers and related peripherals. This position requires that the employee has a current Driver’s License. The hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 8:30am – 1:30pm. This is a part time, non-benefited position. 

This position’s duties include:

  • Install, configure, maintain and repair University computer hardware, software, and related peripherals.
  • Provide technical support and training to staff, faculty, and students.
  • Support and delivery of audiovisual equipment.
  • Answer department phone and log tickets, attempting to troubleshoot basic issues. Coordinates audiovisual equipment reservations.
  • Occasional travel to other sites around the Bay Area.

Education: One year formal education in information systems, computer science, related field or equivalent related experience.

Experience: Prior experience supporting a diverse computer environment preferred. Prior experience in a fast-pasted business environment with responsibility for projects from implementation to maintenance preferred. Significant experience with computer/network hardware and software systems preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Software installation and configuration protocols for a variety of operating systems including all current Microsoft operating systems
  • Experience with hardware configuration and registry editing
  • Ability to troubleshoot hardware and software problems using vendor documentation, Internet searches, and intuition
  • Familiarity with audiovisual equipment typically used in a classroom environment

To apply, email your cover letter and resume to putting DESKTOP in the subject line, by fax to 925.969.3451, or mail to:

John F. Kennedy University
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

John F. Kennedy University is an affiliate of the National University System.