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IT Support Associate II

Governors State University
University Park, IL

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Position Type:

Civil Service

Classification Title:

IT Support Associate

Position's Functional Title:

IT Support Associate II

Position Summary:

Governors State University seeks to fill the position of IT Support Associate II for the Information Technology Services Department. The primary focus of the IT Support Associate II may be in the areas of computer operations such as: repair, imaging, deployment, user and desktop support (hardware and software), and service desk operations. The incumbent will perform a variety of level 2 information technology support duties to ensure smooth delivery of technology services such as but not limited to computer imaging, delivery, repair and installation, printer deployment and repair, monitoring service desk ticket que, creating and resolving tickets, and others as assigned. The IT Support Associate II will monitor, operate, coordinate, assist and train others in the operation of computer hardware, software, and peripherals in order to achieve desired results. The IT Support Associate II will be required to work independently with minimal supervision and may assist in training, scheduling and distributing work of other staff members, student workers, casuals, and temporary workers. The incumbent will be required to periodically update the supervisor on the status of projects and technical issues. The IT Support Associate II will exercise judgment and creativity in selecting and applying procedures correctly, and determine when to refer problems to the supervisor or the next level of support. This position may provide information and training to students, staff, faculty, or general public on established policies and procedures, or services provided.

Starting Salary: up to $55,000.00

(This is a non-unionized position. Salary starts at the base and is determined based on Education and Experience exceeding the minimum qualifications).

Minimum Qualifications:


1. High school graduation or equivalent.

2. Any combination totaling one (1) year from the following categories:

A. progressively more responsible work experience in an Information Technology (IT) related profession
B. college course work which included Information Technology (IT), or a closely related discipline, as measured by the following conversion table or its proportional equivalent:
* 60 semester hours or Associate’s Degree equals one (1) year

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Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience working in a higher education environment
- CompTIA Certifications such as, A+ Certification, Network+, Security+, etc.
- Microsoft Certification such as, MCSA, MOS, MCSE, etc.
- Other Industry Certifications such as Linux, Apple/Mac, Ivanti, etc.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:


For consideration, applicants are required to attach the following:

1: High School Diplomas or Equivalent (College/University Transcripts may used as a substitute).

2: Online Application – Must be fully completed, include all dates of employment, employment status (full-time or if Part-time, include percentages; ex- 50% 60%), job duties and responsibilities (full details)

3: Cover Letter

4: Resume

5: A list of three Professional References (We will only contact your references if you are a finalist)

6: Other documentation, licenses, certifications, or etc.

Illinois residency required within 180 days of hire date.

This vacancy involves a Credential Assessment Examination which consist of a review and rating of the applicants Education, Experience, Licenses, and other qualifications. Applicants are required to provide electronic documentation as listed above to verify that the minimum qualifications for this position has been met.

Veterans may be eligible to receive additional points on a passing final examination score. To determine eligibility, submit one of the following documents to the Department of Human Resources:

1: Department of Defense – DD214/DD215
2: National Guard – NGB22 Form
3: Discharge Orders
4: Reserves – DD256 Discharge Certificate

Notes: Documentation must be received by the closing date of this posting.


Working at Governors State University

Success by Degrees

GSU is an “island of excellence,” according to Dr. Martha J. Kanter, Under Secretary of the United States Department of Education. With bold, new initiatives, 23 bachelor’s, 27 master’s, and five doctoral degree programs, GSU excels at providing the quality education that is essential for success in today’s world.

Success by Opportunity

GSU’s exemplary efforts bring unequalled education opportunities to the region’s diverse population. The university is remarkably inclusive and serves students from a wide range of socio-economic and cultural backgrounds. The student body, like the faculty and staff, reflect a rich blend of ideas, perspectives, talents, and life experiences.

Success by Innovation

GSU, expanding on its commitment to excellence and reflecting the best research on student success, will become a full-service university with the admission of its inaugural freshman class in 2014. The groundbreaking Dual Degree Program encourages community college students to complete both an associate and bachelor’s degree at an affordable tuition rate and with comprehensive academic advising.

Success by Commitment

GSU is committed to serving as the region’s public square and making the community stronger through programs and partnerships in education, healthcare, government, and business. The Center for Performing Arts and Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park integrate arts and education. The university is also fully committed to sustainability through its alternative energy and conservation efforts.

Success by Excellence

GSU, the only public university in the Chicago Southland region, is a national model in providing education pathways that lead its graduates to lives rich in purpose, commitment, and contribution.

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