TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST

Colchester School District

Colchester, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3728187
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : November 23, 2021
  • Starting Date: January 1, 2021

Job Description

POSITION TITLE: Technology Specialist I
DEPARTMENT: Information Technology
REPORTS TO: Technology Director
CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt (Hourly)
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Support Staff Handbook
PURPOSE: This position is responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of all technology-related systems and equipment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manages the Technology Helpdesk
  • Supports PC’s, PC operating systems, and manages network accounts
  • Monitors help desk ticket systems and assigns and/or resolves tickets accordingly
  • Provides on-site and remote support to multiple schools
  • Performs hardware and software evaluations
  • Installs, updates, and supports a wide variety of software
  • Maintains district inventory database
  • Assists with the deployment of devices
  • Exhibits commitment to the district’s vision plan
  • Performs other tasks and duties as assigned by the Technology Director
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, in addition to the following:
  • High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalent Certificate), plus one year of work experience in related field; college credit in computer science will be accepted as work-related experience
  • Valid VT Operator’s License and transportation
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge and experience with the use, repair, and maintenance of computer hardware, software and peripherals relevant to applications used in education
  • Ability to analyze and solve technology problems quickly
  • Good oral communication, written communication, and time management skills
  • Good analytical/problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with Windows, Google Environment, and Microsoft Office
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Good organization skills with the ability to work on multiple projects and/or assignment simultaneously
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical documentation
  • The desire to make a difference through positive attitude and enthusiasm for the job
PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS:
  • Must be able to move equipment/objects weighing up to 30 pounds (computers, monitors, etc.)
  • Must be able to move around the office and school locations
  • Ability to work in a highly stressful environment that requires one to make quick decisions and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Work is normally performed in a climate-controlled, shared office environment with potential exposure to airborne particles (dust & dirt). Some tasks can involve work at varying heights. Noise level is moderate and includes sounds of normal office equipment (computers, telephones, etc.).

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Support Staff > Computer Support
  • Location Description

    Colchester School District includes one high school, one middle school, and three elementary schools. It is located on Lake Champlain and offers a variety of recreational activities. It is 10 minutes to the city of Burlington. Please visit our website to find out more about our district. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Colchester School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Pamela Barclay
    • PO Box 27
    • 125 Laker Lane
    • Colchester, Vermont 05446
    • Phone: 802-264-5999
    • Fax: 802-863-4774
    • Email: click here

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