Classroom Support Specialist

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Job Title: Classroom Support Specialist
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48335
Department Information Technology ServicesEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Responsible for providing support to Technology-Enhanced Classrooms, ensuring optimal availability for students, faculty, and staff.

Installs, maintains, troubleshoots, or modifies computer hardware, multimedia equipment, and related devices. Initiates routine diagnostic to determine cause of equipment failure and follows standard procedures for problem resolution. Installs and customizes application software.

Trains users on basic computer functions, software, or multimedia equipment to facilitate and enhance their work experience.

Serves as principle point of contact to answer inquiries and serves as a liaison between end users and the appropriate ITS area or University department able to provide problem resolution, within defined turnaround time.

Maintains information relating to workstation configurations, replacement cycle, and inventory. Documents technical procedures. Performs other duties as assigned.

Performs duties in compliance with ITS policies, guidelines, and processes pertaining to support requests, work orders, project management, change management, and incident management. Appropriately utilizes associated tools in accordance with ITS standards.Qualifications A high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years of experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to 2 years.

Ability to demonstrate effective customer service skills.

Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Ability to effectively train and direct the work of others.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Ability to prioritize, organize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously.

Knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures for computer support.

Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose, maintain and repair a variety of equipment and machinery used in area of work.

Knowledge of computer operations, functions, and related peripherals.

This position supports over 250 classrooms in over 45 buildings. The candidate may be required to move around the FSU campus quickly on short notice. We are looking for someone who has strong customer service skills and is eager to learn a variety of new technologies.Preferred Experience in supporting technology in an academic environment.Pay Plan This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.Soft Money Funded Position This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University.Schedule Monday through Friday, an eight-hour shift between 7:30am and 9:30pm.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Veterans' Preference Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 1/10/2021
Application Due: 1/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time