Electronic Technician I

Lexington, KY
Jun 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

This position will provide technical support, maintenance, and installation services to standard audio and video, and video conferencing learning spaces. The department provides a wide range of academic technology to faculty, staff and students, and will be called upon to support technology in a variety of settings. This position must be able to work independently or as a team member. Good communication skills are necessary as this position will interact with customers on a regular basis.

Job Title
Electronic Technician I

Requisition Number

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Department Name
3L700:IT Customer Operations Group

Work Location
Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements

*Must be able to work from ladders or lifts up to 15 feet or higher
*Must be able to lift and carry 30 pounds
*Must be able to work in tight places for extended periods of time
*Must be able to distinguish wiring colors
*Must be able to traverse campus while carrying or moving equipment in a reasonable amount of time.
*Must be able to stand for long periods of time


Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm.


Driver's license preferred.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Prefer Bachelor's degree and 2 years of experience.

Prefer hardware and software skills and knowledge including but not limited to:
videoconferencing technologies, including Polycom Codecs; Mac and Windows operating systems; digital video recording devices; microphones; mixers; amplifiers; speakers; data/video projectors; TurningTechnologies; Echo360; Adobe Connect Pro.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of experience do you have working with interactive video or audio-visual equipment?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Describe a situation when you had to troubleshoot a PC software problem.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Describe a situation when you had to troubleshoot an interactive video, audio-visual, or another equipment problem.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Have you ever provided Faculty with interactive video or audio-visual support? Please explain.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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