Technical Aide

Job description

Job no: 699081
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: Infrastructure Planning And Facilities
Department: Ipf Campserv Surplus Store And Recycling 40001053
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: On-Call
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides technical support. Responsibilities may include computer programming or operations; research support; medical patient care; technical equipment maintenance, repair, fabrication or operation; or other technical support functions.

Unit Position Summary

This position will provide technical support in IT and electronics processing, organizing, moving, testing, data security and e-waste diversion. The wide variety of electronic items involved includes, but is not limited to: desktops, laptops (PC and Apple) medical, lab and scientific equipment, AV, printers, phones, and fitness equipment. Palletizing of computer department items such as computers and electronics. Sorting hampers of miscellaneous electronic items. May evaluate items for functionality and reuse.

This position will engage in high performing, leading edge practices, valuing people, partners and stewardship. At IPF, we are committed to fostering an equitable, inclusive culture; engaging and hiring a diverse workforce.

Desired Qualifications
  • A demonstrated passion for recycling and sustainability.
  • Ability to lift 15 - 25 pounds.
  • Ability to identify various IT, AV and electronic equipment and components.
  • Demonstrated experience in testing, diagnosing, repairing, and wiping data from used PC and Apple products.
  • Attention to organization and detail.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Please submit a current resume and cover letter detailing experience and interest.

Work Hours



Summary of Physical Demands

Lifting IT and electronic items out of hampers to be placed on shelves, desks, pallets, etc., 15-25 lbs.

Carrying IT and electronic items from one location to another, 15-25 lbs.

Pushing hampers or carts of IT items, 15-25 lbs.

Climbing stairs to secure items on shelving, 15-25 lbs.

Advertised: Apr 5, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Apr 17, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




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Posted: 4/6/2021
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time