IT Specialist

Job Level
Entry-level position
Job Category
Specialist / Associate
  • Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Information Technology

Léman Manhattan Preparatory School seeks a full-time IT Specialist for the 2018-2019 School Year! 

Léman Manhattan Preparatory School, in downtown Manhattan is seeking an experienced IT Specialist. Reporting to the Director of Technology she/he provides hardware, software, and systems technology services and support to all students, faculty, and staff.

Duties of this position will include: 

  • Collaborate in the development and implementation of systems protocols

  • Provide technical support and training to students, faculty, and staff:

    • Setup, deploy, troubleshoot, maintain, and update software, hardware as needed for classrooms, offices, common spaces, conference areas

      • Supported devices may include, but are not limited to: copiers, printers, desktops, laptops, iPads, smart phones, interactive whiteboards, Apple TV’s, projectors, document cameras

      • Basic A/V and videoconferencing knowledge a plus

    • Familiarity with MDM deployment systems and other equipment inventory a plus

    • Maintain databases as needed

    • Flexible availability as needed

Personal Skills/Attributes 

  • Approachable, flexible, listener

  • Team player, collaborator

  • Good communication skills – verbal and written

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills

  • Maintain a professional work ethic

  • Ability to prioritize tasks

  • Detail oriented

  • Willingness/ability to learn and adapt quickly

  • Ability to cross-train others

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

  • Analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills

  • Self-motivated, able to multi-task

  • Enjoy discovering new technologies that might enhance our school and sharing those with the team

Certificates and Technical Skills

  • OSX, iOS, Windows and Android support experience

  • MDM deployment experience, inventory management, pushing apps is a plus

  • 2-4 years professional IT experience in a IT Support and Equipment deployment and maintenance role

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Technology related field preferred

  • Familiarity in the Education sector is a plus

  • A+ - certification, and or ACMT – Apple Certificate (a plus)

Contact: To be considered for a position, please send a letter of interest, a resume, and contact information for three references to Leona Mizrakhi, Director of Human Resources, at Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and the position will remain open until filled.