Federal Work Study- Student Assistant (IT Support)

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jan 4, 2023

Job Description:

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Job Description:

• Assisting department faculty, staff, and graduate students with basic hardware and software challenges.

• Resolves routine technical problems and assists users using remote help software, i.e., (using Zoom or Microsoft Teams).

• Maintains the FSHN (Food Science and Human Nutrition) Website(s) with content pertinent to departmental needs.

• Manage content for the media channels on the departmental YouTube account.

• Other duties as assigned

Expected Salary:

$11.00 - $12.50 per hour; commensurate with skills and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

•This position is open to all UF students eligible to work on the UF main campus. Employment will be through student Federal Work Study (FWS), and the employee must maintain a minimum 2.0-grade point average. Registered students are employed part-time, up to 20 hours per week.

•Work schedule that allows for an office presence 4 - 5 days a week for 10 - 20 hours per the week between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

•Able to commit at least three consecutive semesters to the position.

•Ideally, you will pursue a degree in Computer Science/Engineering or Information Technology, Web design, or Media Production; others may apply

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiar with Basic PC troubleshooting, Microsoft Office products, Adobe acrobat, and experience with Windows OS, Mac OS, and iOS.

  • Ability to analyze and resolve basic computer problems and take direction.

  • Willingness to learn and apply new skills in the job.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, applicants must upload a cover letter, resume, and class schedule (or hours of availability).

*Students seeking FWS employment should print/screenshot a copy of their Financial Aid Award Page, which contains the Federal Work Study award as proof of FWS eligibility. To locate your Financial Aid Award Page, go to https://one.uf.edu/financialaid/aidyear

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: No