OPS Web Technician

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • May 14, 2024
Part Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Classification Title:

OPS - Time Limited

Job Description:

UF Information Technology (UFIT) is currently seeking a talented and highly motivated OPS Web Technician to join Academic Technology, a unit within UFIT. This part-time position is designed to provide an opportunity to learn practical skills and gain experience to propel you into a successful career in Information Technology. The web technician will assist UFIT Web Services with creating visually appealing, accessible websites. Work location: The Hub, Room 221.

Employment with UFIT provides an excellent opportunity to work with other employees who are dedicated and focused on understanding and interpreting the technological needs of the University of Florida’s innovative and inspirational community.

Web Services is part of the Center for Instructional Technology and Training (CITT). Our goal is to excel in customer service while supporting UF's mission of teaching, learning, and research. Websites we manage include the UF homepage, in addition to other mission-critical websites. We strive to maintain the high-quality web presence of the University of Florida, one reflective of a flagship university.

The key responsibilities and characteristics of this position are:

  • Review web content and use accessibility tools to create websites that are ADA compliant
  • Knowledge of web programming languages such as HTML and CSS
  • Experience editing websites in web content management system
  • Ability to deliver quality customer service

About UF Information Technology

UF Information Technology comprises eight departments reporting to the Vice President and Chief Information Officer: Academic Technology; Applications, Development, and Integrations; Business Center; Customer Experience and Resource Planning; Data Platform and Analytics; Information Security Office; Infrastructure and Communication Technology; and Research Computing. With established governance advisory committees and a set of well-defined, transparent processes aiding decision-making, UFIT strives to provide exceptional IT services in support of UF’s mission. For more information about UFIT and its goals and governance, visit http://www.it.ufl.edu/vp-cio-office/strategic-plan/.

Learn more about UFIT at https://it.ufl.edu/ and @GoGatorsUFIT.

About the University of Florida

The University of Florida (UF) is the state’s oldest, largest, and most comprehensive land grant university, with an enrollment of over 50,000 students and was ranked 6th in the country among public universities (US News and World Report 2023 rankings) and 1st among public institutions in the Wall Street Journal 2023 survey. UF is in Gainesville, a city of approximately 150,000 residents in North-Central Florida, 50 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, 67 miles from the Atlantic Ocean, and within a 2-hour drive to large metropolitan areas (Orlando, Tampa, Jacksonville). The beautiful climate and extensive nearby parks and recreational areas afford year-round outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, and nature photography. UF’s large college sports programs, museums, and performing arts center support various activities and cultural events for residents to enjoy. Alachua County schools are highly rated and offer various programs, including magnet schools and an international baccalaureate program. Learn more about what Gainesville has to offer at Visit Gainesville.

Achieving a top-6 public university ranking means we prioritize employing and working with people with various experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives to discover new ways to leverage technology for teaching, learning, research, and the business needs of a comprehensive land-grant institution.

Expected Salary:

$15.00 per hour

Minimum Requirements:

UF Student Assistant

This position is open to all students who are eligible to work on campus and will be employed through student Other Personnel Services (OPS) and must maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average.


High School diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess the following experience and skills:

  • Ability to work with various teams
  • Great communication skills
  • Experience creating visually appealing websites using web programming languages such as HTML and CSS
Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires U.S. work authorization.

Applicants are required to submit with their application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Professional References (Minimum of 3)

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

Health Assessment Required: No