ITS seeks to hire a temporary, part-time assistant to support academic technologies functions for the IQ Center. The position is available immediately.
STATUS: Part-time, Without Benefits WORK HOURS: Monday - Friday during office hours with limited evening hours possible. Anticipated schedule of 20 hours per week to be determined by the department. In this position you are limited to 29 or fewer hours per week and less than 999 hours in your anniversary year. FLSA: Non-Exempt MINIMUM PAY: $15.00 / hour
The IQ Center Academic Technologies Assistant will:
Assist with maintaining the IQ Center website
Create content and update existing website content
Update and maintain content on the IQ Center digital sign, keeping it current and visually compelling
Assist with maintaining the IQ Center rooms calendar in the appropriate room-management software
Learn to use the equipment in the IQ Center and train faculty and students on its use
Assist with creating tutorials on the web for the IQ Center equipment
Assist professors and students with classroom and lab setups
Assist with maintaining IQ Center inventory and checkout equipment
Assist students and professors with checkout equipment
Organize and straighten up classrooms and labs after event, student, and class use of facilities
Other duties as assigned
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. A four-year degree is preferred.
Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Ability to identify work that needs to be done and initiative to do it.
Enjoys learning new technology processes and sharing that knowledge with others.
Provides excellent customer service with a great attitude.
Excellent organizational skills.
Fingering: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with whole hand or arm as in handling.
Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
Repetitive motions: Making substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Standing: Remaining upright on the feet, particularly for sustained periods of time.
Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
Lifting: Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires the substantial use of the upper extremities and back muscles.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and the online application. Provide names and contact information for three professional references in the application form.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Washington and Lee is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As such, we are interested in candidates who are committed to high standards of scholarship, performance and professionalism and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity in our faculty, staff and student body. Job description requirements are representative, but not all?inclusive of the knowledge, skill, and abilities needed to successfully perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
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