Montana State University Student Labs - User Support Associate Pool in Bozeman, Montana
Announcement Number STAFF - VA - 19320
For questions regarding this position, please contact:
Cathy Moberg HDI-SCA Ph: 406-994-4942
Classification Title Student
Working Title Student Labs - User Support Associate Pool
Brief Position Overview
Students who enjoy technology-related questions! Submit your application, for consideration when UIT Student Labs jobs are available.
Position Number 4S6885
Department UIT Global Student Labs
Division To Be Determined
Appointment Type Student
Contract Term Academic Year
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Union Affiliation Exempt from Collective Bargaining
Benefits Eligible Not Eligible
Salary $9 per hour
Contract Type Student Worker
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Recruitment Type Open
The Montana State University Information Technology Department (UIT), and Student Computer Labs, regularly employ student workers, as User Support Associates (USAs). These student employees provide assistance with computer-related issues, for MSU students, staff, and faculty. USAs work primarily at the UIT ServiceDesk, but may be assigned additional tasks at various locations across campus. For a full list of Student Labs computer rooms and other information, see http://studentlabs.montana.edu
Duties and Responsibilities
Required Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills
Excellent customer service and communication skills (both written and oral)
Ability to problem solve independently, with a motivation to learn Montana State’s inner workings to better assist students and staff
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Basic knowledge of Windows and Mac Platforms
All applicants must be available for 2 semesters or more due to training requirements
All applicants must be able to commit a minimum of 12 hours a week (We are open over 50 hours a week and will work with your student schedule.)
Preferred Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills
Experience troubleshooting WiFi connections
Experience using mobile devices, such as laptops, tablets, cell phones
Computer-related experience: software, hardware, and/or networking skills.
The Successful Candidate Will
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