Multimedia Technology Assistant

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Posting Number S140644 Position Title Multimedia Technology Assistant Department Instructional Media Services Division Information Technology Classification Support Staff FLSA Classification Non-Exempt Union/Non Union Union Full Time / Part Time? Part Time Hours per week up to 28 Temporary? No Posting Detail Information

Posting Date 05/07/2019 Closing Date 05/22/2019 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, unofficial transcripts for the required degree (if applicable) must be attached and submitted at the time of application.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following:

• Post-offer, satisfactory results of pre-employment background check
• Post-offer, satisfactory results of pre-employment Drug Screening for employees that are new to the College
• Post-offer, satisfactory results of pre-employment physical exam in circumstances where the nature of the work renders it appropriate or where Federal law or regulation requires

Advertising Summary

Would you like to work for one of the first choices of employment?

Do you want to be part of a strategic organization?

One that prides itself on educating our future workforce.

Tucked in the middle of a wildlife preserve, bridging the banks of a lake and surrounded by its own Arboretum, Joliet Junior College is an educational community that embraces diversity and promotes personal growth. Each year, more than 35,000 students find the diverse, comprehensive high quality educational experience they are looking for at JJC. We hope that you will take a few minutes to explore the job opportunities we have available and consider becoming a part of this experience.

The recruitment of qualified and diverse faculty and staff is the cornerstone of JJC’s commitment to an innovative, collaborative and inclusive educational community. At JJC, we respect the wealth of knowledge and experience each of our employees brings to the workplace. The college supports this commitment by providing full-time employees with a comprehensive benefits package for our full-time employees including:

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois (employee & family)


Flexible Spending Account

403(b) and 457(b) option for pre-tax retirement savings

Joliet Junior College Tuition Assistance (employee & family)

Long Term Disability

Life Insurance & a comprehensive leave plan including:

•Federal holidays

Link to Human Resources website

Job Description


STATUS: Part Time

DEPARTMENT: Instructional Media Services

DIVISION: Information Technology


UNION: Support and Technical

REPORTS TO: Manager, Media Services

PLACEMENT: Support Staff Grade 6

MINIMUM PAY RATE $18.22 per hour

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. Joliet Junior College is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its staff.

Joliet Junior College has three campuses and three satellite centers with multimedia technology at all locations. The college recognizes the advantages of technology in our learning environments and embraces our instructors’ use of technology in the classroom. The Multimedia Technology Assistant will provide training, support and ensure the functionality of audio, visual, and multimedia technologies by traveling to all JJC locations. The position will assist with the delivery, set up and operation of AV equipment for live events on campus. Good judgment, initiative, and independent action will be expected as an all-campus multimedia representative of the IT division.

1.Ensure the functionality of audio, video, and multimedia technologies at all JJC locations.
2.Assist with the install, maintenance, and replacement of multimedia systems and equipment.
3.Provide technical support and training to faculty and staff for classroom AV and presentation technology.
4.Research and prepare recommendations on purchases and replacement of multimedia related equipment.
5.Serve as AV technician for live events, webinars and video conferencing.
6.Monitor and maintain firmware / software updates for all multimedia technology.
7.Assist with the daily reservation, distribution and setup of AV equipment;
8.Perform general office responsibilities, including phone, data entry and maintaining clean environment.
9.Perform related duties as assigned.

1.High School Diploma or equivalent.
2.Knowledge of AV best practices and some recent work experience.
3.Vehicle to travel between JJC’s campuses/centers and a valid driver’s license.

1.CTS certification.
2.Experience with AV control systems.
3.Experience with Networked AV equipment.
4.Experience with Live AV setups.
5.Experience with permanent installation of AV equipment.

1.Equipment (75lbs. or less) will be lifted, hung or transported throughout campus.
2.Power tools will be used.
3.Office and classroom clean-up will require ability to kneel on floor and/or bend at waist.
4.Campus is large and employee will be expected to walk multiple miles within 8hr. shift.

1.Most duties performed indoors; some exterior AV setup/production may be required.

Internal candidates must adhere to the terms of employment regarding length of time in current position as outlined in their union contract.

Application Procedures: “Apply to this Job at”

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following:
• Satisfactory results of a background check
• Post-offer, pre-employment Drug Screening for employees that are new to the College
• Post-offer, pre-employment physical exam in circumstances where the nature of the work renders it appropriate or where Federal law or regulation requires

Joliet Junior College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action college supporting diversity.

Joliet Junior College is committed to assisting members of the JJC community in providing for their own safety and security. The annual CLERY security compliance document along with the Fire Safety Report (FSR) and the Missing Person Policy (MPP) for students residing in “on campus” student housing is available at the JJC Police Department website :

If you would like to receive the ASR, FSR or MPP in booklet form, you may stop by the Campus Police Department located on Main Campus in G 1013 or call Campus Police at 815-280-2234. The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety such as crime prevention and reporting, police law enforcement authority, disciplinary procedures and other related security policies. They also contain information about crime statistics for the three previous years for all JJC campuses, property owned and controlled by JJC District 525 and on public property immediately adjacent to JJC campuses.
This information is required by law and is made available by the Joliet Junior College Police Department.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a high school diploma, equivalent, or higher degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have knowledge of AV best practices and some recent work experience? Please explain in four sentences or less.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a vehicle to travel between JJC's campuses/centers and a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have current CTS certification?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience with AV control systems?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience with Networked AV equipment?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have experience with Live AV setups?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have experience with permanent installation of AV equipment?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Other Document
  3. Certification or License




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Posted: 5/8/2019
Application Due: 5/23/2019
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