Technology Support Specialist Vacancy
Western School District is seeking candidates to fill the following position:
Technology Support Specialist
Provides technical assistance to support the 1:1 Laptop Initiative at WSD
35 hrs/wk, $15/hr, 10 paid PTO/holidays, insurance
High School diploma or equivalent
Job related experience is desired
Familiarity with iOS, Mac OS, and Apple products desired
Provide technical assistance and support for all 1:1 Initiative technology users in the district for network/hardware/software issues. This may include: password resets, application installations, technical troubleshooting, reimaging iPads, keeping inventory, warranty work; managing a ticketing system
Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications
SKILLS are required to perform multiple tasks with a potential need to upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions. Specific skill-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: working knowledge of computers, operating standard office equipment including using pertinent software applications; and preparing and maintaining accurate records.
KNOWLEDGE is required to perform basic math, including calculations using fractions, percents, and/or ratios; read a variety of manuals, write documents following prescribed formats, and/or present information to others; and understand complex, multi-step written and oral instructions. Specific knowledge-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: library practices and computer and Internet operations.
ABILITY is required to schedule activities and/or meetings; gather and/or collate data; and use job-related equipment. Flexibility is required to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances; work with data utilizing defined but different processes; and operate equipment using standardized methods. Ability is also required to work with a wide diversity of individuals; work with similar types of data; and utilize a variety of job-related equipment.
PROBLEM SOLVING is required to identify issues and create action plans. Problem solving with data may require independent interpretation; and problem solving with equipment is limited to moderate. Specific ability-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: establishing effective working relationships; ability to work with students in an educational setting.
Responsibilities include: working under some supervision using standardized routines; leading, guiding, and/or coordinating others; and operating within a defined budget. Utilization of some resources from other work units may be required to perform the job's functions. There is some opportunity to affect the organizationís services.
Candidates should respond with a letter of interest, resume, and completed Western School District support staff application, no later than Friday, July 31, 2015 to:
David Hood, Director of Instructional Technology
Western School District
1400S. Dearing Road
Parma, MI 49269