Temporary Pool for IT/Technical Candidates

for Rice University in Houston, TX

Job Description

### Position Information

## Position Summary

Rice University occasionally has temporary positions available in various departments across the campus. These positions may be either full- or part-time, and can vary in length from two weeks to several months. Pay is commensurate with experience, qualifications, and available budget.

## Education Required

No formal education

## Substitution for Education Requirement

.

## Experience Required

No experience required

## Substitution for Experience Requirement

Experience requirements will vary based on the specifics of the temporary position to be filled.

## Skills Required

.

## Internal / External Contacts

Various members of the Rice community.

## Physical Demands

Dependent upon nature of position.

## Working Conditions

Dependent upon nature of position.

## Security Sensitive

Yes

## Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications for temporary positions will be kept active for two months from the time they are submitted. After two months, the status of the application will be changed to Incomplete.

If you are still available and interested in temporary opportunities, simply click on Application under the Application Materials column, re-certify and resubmit your application, and it will be active for another two months.

## Quick Link for Posting

http://jobs. rice. edu/postings/3678

## Job Duty Name

TYPICAL DUTIES FOR IT AND TECHNICAL POSITIONS

## Description of Job Duty

* Provide first line technical support on Desktop Computing software, hardware, peripheral and networking systems for faculty and staff of assigned divisions.

* Resolve user reported issues expeditiously and with efficiency.

* Work with team members and clients to develop long and short-term plans for the acquisition, maintenance, and operation of hardware, software, and network components within the assigned department.

* Act as a team or project leader for small to medium scope projects, providing direction to team activities and facilitating information validation.

* Perform hardware and software installations and upgrades.

* Coordinate the implementation of problem resolutions, wiring changes, and expansion plans.

* Maintain software and hardware inventory information to establish IT tool set(s).

* Promote computer literacy among departmental clients and team members.

* Keep clients and team members informed about new computing software, hardware, and information resources.

* Provide one-on-one, small group, or classroom instruction for faculty and staff with a departmental focus on materials.

* Special projects and other duties as assigned.

## Percentage of Time

100

*Job Title:* Temporary Pool for IT/Technical Candidates

*Department:* Human Resources

*Requisition Number:* T15246

*Open Date:* 03/12/2015

*Salary Information:* Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications

*Work Schedule:* Typically Monday through Friday during normal work hours. Actual work schedule to be determined by needs of hiring department.

*Benefits Eligible:* No

*Eligible for Overtime:* Yes

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