Technology Specialist

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

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Technology Specialist will join a dynamic Technology User Services team in
providing excellent technology services to a diverse and multicultural population of
students, faculty, and staff of the University.

The Technology Specialist will provide support by phone, e-mail, and in-person; will open
and close service requests electronically; troubleshoot user technology accounts;
manage technology inventory; and train student Help Desk technology assistants. In
addition, he/she will install, maintain, and repair computer hardware and software and
other technologies in computer labs, classrooms, and faculty/staff offices. He/she will
provide classroom, computer lab, and audio/visual support.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Information Technology or related field

  • 1 – 2 years of experience in the installation and maintenance of end-user systems

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent customer service skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to build strong working relationships with a diverse audience of faculty, staff, and students.

  • Experience supporting Microsoft Windows and Apple platforms

  • Knowledge of techniques used in the installation, testing, and troubleshooting of Windows and Apple workstations, network printers, wired and wireless network  connectivity, Microsoft Office, and similar business productivity software.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize requests in a fast-paced working environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Three or more years of demonstrated hands-on IT experience

  • Experience supporting Microsoft Office 365

  • Knowledge of Windows Servers operating systems

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange account management

Physical Demands:

  • Moving and installation of computer equipment up to 30 pounds.

Open Until Filled


Special Instructions to Applicants

An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.