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==Computer Center Consultant==
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==Academic Computing Center Staff==
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Working at the Computer Center may be the best student job on campus! Computer Center student employees work in a busy environment, supporting academic pursuits of the campus community, while gaining valuable, hands-on experience.
  
===Application Instructions===
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==AC Tech==
We have completed hiring for this school year. We look forward to seeing your application next spring.
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'''These are the friendly folks who work at the front desk of the Computer Center. In addition to helping anyone and everyone who walks up to the desk with a question, AC Techs provide support to the full-time staff of Academic Technologies.'''
  
===Job Description===
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We're looking for students with very strong communication and collaboration skills. Job-related experience working with people is highly desirable.  Along those lines, some personal traits that we are looking for are maturity, willingness to learn new things, and an ability to flourish as part of a team.
*Answer questions for users of the Computing Center
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*Perform all the tasks necessary to keep the Center running smoothly.
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===Why would you want to be a Computing Center Consultant?===
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Help fellow students and Evergreen Faculty by:
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*Responding to a wide range of account problems and software questions
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*Providing technical assistance at the Computer Center, by email, and over the phone
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*Fielding campus wide technical support requests via our ticketing system
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*Keeping our printers running and stocked with delicious paper
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*Managing reservations for our computer classrooms
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*Assisting Academic Technologies staff as they support educational use of applications and online tools.
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*Transferring issues to full time staff in Computing & Communications and other College departments.
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Being a Computer Center Consultant may be the best student job on campus! Why? Because you make a difference! You help other students get their work done. You may leave work tired but you’ll always leave work knowing that you made a difference. Plus, you get a chance to learn about technology on the job, while on shift and through weekly training sessions.
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Our major hiring each year is completed in Spring for the following Fall quarter. Our [https://sites.evergreen.edu/acadtech/computer-center-tech-application/ application] is available online.
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For more information, contact the Computer Center Help Desk at (360)-867-6227 and ask to speak with a manager.
  
===Work Study or Institutional!!===
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==Sys Op==
*Students with or without a work study award are encouraged to apply.
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===What Are We Looking for in a Computer Center Consultant?===
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*What we're looking for in Computer Center Consultants is a combination of technical skills, people skills, and work skills. We know that every Evergreener doesn't possess these skills in equal parts -- that's why we interview you.
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*Some personal trails that we are looking for are
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**Willingness to learn
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**Maturity
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**Responsibility
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**Ability to cooperate and work as part of a team
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**Strong people and communication skills. Job-related experience working with people is highly desirable.
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===Educational Component===
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*Get a chance to learn about technology on the job, while on shift and through weekly training sessions.
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===Are there possibilities for advancement?===
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After you've been a Computing Center Consultant for a year, you're eligible to become a Computing Center Consultant Senior
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*In addition to the duties of a Computing Center Consultant, a Senior Computing Center Consultant will perform additional duties involving leadership and/or additional technical expertise, for other consultants,  including mentoring, training, documentation, and “additional duties” such as scheduling, communications,  and other tasks necessary to the operation of the Academic Computing Center.
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==Technical Consultant==
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===Job Description===
 
===Job Description===
  
Troubleshoot Windows and Macintosh systems in the Computer Center.  Perform system maintenance tasks, including hardware and software installation and configuration.  Correct problems with various academic applications, utilities, and system files.  Provide technical assistance to Consultants, possibly including workshops or tutoring. Perform operator duties for academic servers. Write documentation.  Perform related duties as required.  May be required to work flexible hours.
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Troubleshoot Windows and Macintosh systems in the Computer Center.  Perform system maintenance tasks, including hardware and software installation and configuration.  Correct problems with various academic applications, utilities, and system files.  Provide technical assistance to AC Techs, possibly including workshops or tutoring. Perform operator duties for academic servers. Write documentation.  Perform related duties as required.  May be required to work flexible hours.
  
 
===Skills/Qualifications===
 
===Skills/Qualifications===
 
Applicants should have:  
 
Applicants should have:  
* considerable experience with computers, including Windows, *NIX, and/or Macintosh OS X operating systems.   
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* Considerable experience with computers, including Windows, *NIX, and/or Macintosh OS X operating systems.   
 
* Ability to perform hardware maintenance, including installation, troubleshooting and component cleaning.   
 
* Ability to perform hardware maintenance, including installation, troubleshooting and component cleaning.   
 
* Ability to identify problems with hardware and software, diagnose and take steps to resolve.   
 
* Ability to identify problems with hardware and software, diagnose and take steps to resolve.   
 
* Ability to create and modify script files for various systems (Windows batch files, *NIX shell scripts, AppleScript).  * Applicants should possess a willingness to learn, be mature, responsible, able to cooperate, and have strong people and communication skills.   
 
* Ability to create and modify script files for various systems (Windows batch files, *NIX shell scripts, AppleScript).  * Applicants should possess a willingness to learn, be mature, responsible, able to cooperate, and have strong people and communication skills.   
*Previous experience as a Computer Center Consultant is highly desirable.
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*Previous experience as an AC Tech is highly desirable.
  
===The Hiring Process===
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At this time all positions for 2010-2011 have been filled.
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''For more information about working as a technical consultant, contact Isaac Overcast at extension 6226.''
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Latest revision as of 12:15, 20 June 2017


Academic Computing Center Staff

Working at the Computer Center may be the best student job on campus! Computer Center student employees work in a busy environment, supporting academic pursuits of the campus community, while gaining valuable, hands-on experience.

AC Tech

These are the friendly folks who work at the front desk of the Computer Center. In addition to helping anyone and everyone who walks up to the desk with a question, AC Techs provide support to the full-time staff of Academic Technologies.

We're looking for students with very strong communication and collaboration skills. Job-related experience working with people is highly desirable. Along those lines, some personal traits that we are looking for are maturity, willingness to learn new things, and an ability to flourish as part of a team.

Help fellow students and Evergreen Faculty by:

  • Responding to a wide range of account problems and software questions
  • Providing technical assistance at the Computer Center, by email, and over the phone
  • Fielding campus wide technical support requests via our ticketing system
  • Keeping our printers running and stocked with delicious paper
  • Managing reservations for our computer classrooms
  • Assisting Academic Technologies staff as they support educational use of applications and online tools.
  • Transferring issues to full time staff in Computing & Communications and other College departments.


Our major hiring each year is completed in Spring for the following Fall quarter. Our application is available online. For more information, contact the Computer Center Help Desk at (360)-867-6227 and ask to speak with a manager.

Sys Op

Job Description

Troubleshoot Windows and Macintosh systems in the Computer Center. Perform system maintenance tasks, including hardware and software installation and configuration. Correct problems with various academic applications, utilities, and system files. Provide technical assistance to AC Techs, possibly including workshops or tutoring. Perform operator duties for academic servers. Write documentation. Perform related duties as required. May be required to work flexible hours.

Skills/Qualifications

Applicants should have:

  • Considerable experience with computers, including Windows, *NIX, and/or Macintosh OS X operating systems.
  • Ability to perform hardware maintenance, including installation, troubleshooting and component cleaning.
  • Ability to identify problems with hardware and software, diagnose and take steps to resolve.
  • Ability to create and modify script files for various systems (Windows batch files, *NIX shell scripts, AppleScript). * Applicants should possess a willingness to learn, be mature, responsible, able to cooperate, and have strong people and communication skills.
  • Previous experience as an AC Tech is highly desirable.