The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

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Personal Computing Specialist II - Temporary Personal Computing Specialist II Positions

Hiring department Library
Hourly salary $15.18+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 20.00 Flexible from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-01-17-01-9353
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Terminates on unknown date
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 2 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


The Personal Computing Specialist II (PCS-II) is responsible for providing technical support regarding the configuration, installation, maintenance, and repair of computer equipment, software applications, and related peripherals for the University Library.

Essential Functions

Perform specialized diagnostics, maintenance and repair of 400+ microcomputers and related peripheral equipment in six Library facilities on campus. Configure and install microcomputers and related peripheral equipment. Develop, maintain, and deploy system images for Windows and Mac computers using Symantec Ghost, Microsoft SCCM, and JAMF Imaging Suite. Install and upgrade operating systems and application software on microcomputers. Install and support Library-specific software applications such as Voyager clients, ILLiad clients, Citrix clients, and other programs for both staff use and for Library patron use. Configure, install, maintain, and support computers, software, and other technologies for two Library classrooms and for ten group study rooms in the Central Library and in two branch libraries. Perform preventive maintenance on 30+ networked printers. Provide technical support to Library staff members who experience problems with technologies in use in the Library. Respond in a timely manner to helpdesk tickets related to problems with technology throughout the Library system. Maintain documentation related to specialized procedures, applications, or system configurations within the Library Recommend enhancements to the desktop computing environment and investigate implementation methods for such enhancements. Participate in Library Systems activities pertaining to organization, management, task assignment, and strategic planning.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned. May supervise student assistants, when available.

Required qualifications

2 years of course work towards degree in computer related field and 2 years practical work experience in a computer related field. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Fundamental knowledge of computer networking. Knowledge of Microsoft SCCM. Knowledge of Apple OSX operating systems.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Criminal background check conducted

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