Systems Technician (Student)

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Posting Details

Job TitleSystems Technician (Student)Requisition NumberDU07064Department Name3L810:ITS Information ServiceWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$15.75Type of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimeRequired Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs., sitting for long periods of time


Days – 10 – 25 hours per week

Job Summary

ITS – Information Services is looking for UK students to fill a technical support roles for the department. This position will report directly to the Information Services Manager and will serve in a variety of technical roles supporting the different areas of the University. While serving in these roles the position will rely on senior level support to help complete the assigned tasks.

The primary role is to work with customers in a technical support role. Roles can include using or learning the following technical skills: desktop support; hardware, software and application support; computer security support; user training; system documentation; system administration; the position will also support other departmental projects needs as required. Previous experience in all areas listed is not required to apply.

The ideal candidate will have a strong customer service mind set, have a willingness to be a part of a collaborative team environment, have a background in or want to learn technical skills, and have the desire to grow their technical skills while working on the UK campus.

The position will have the opportunity to work 10 – 20 hours per week during the semester, there are some options to work on Saturday and Sunday too. The position will support projects to meet department deadlines and will function as an integral part of the department while gaining skills to fill the same roles as the full time positions in the department.

The Information Services team supports and encourages a student first work environment with flexible work schedules.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to Apply10/30/2020University 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. * Describe your computer skills and the applications with which you are proficient.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please list the hours, days, and shifts you are available to work.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your student classification?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Graduate Student
    • Bachelor's completed
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Academic Transcript
  3. Specific Request 1




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Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 1/11/2021
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