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==Academic Computing Center Staff==
 
==Academic Computing Center Staff==
Working at the Computer Center 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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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.
 
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We currently have two types of positions...
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==AC Tech==
 
==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 [http://www.evergreen.edu/computing/aboutus/academiccomputing.htm full-time staff of Academic Computing].'''
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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.'''
  
We're looking for students with strong people and communication 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
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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.
and an ability to collaborate as part of a team.
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Help fellow students and Evergreen Faculty by:
 
Help fellow students and Evergreen Faculty by:
*Responding to a wide range of account problems and software questions,
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*Responding to a wide range of account problems and software questions
*Providing technical assistance at the Computer Center and over the phone,
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*Providing technical assistance at the Computer Center, by email, and over the phone
*Contributing to our new student publication: Seeds and Circuits
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*Fielding campus wide technical support requests via our ticketing system
*Assisting Academic Computing staff as they support educational use of applications and online tools.
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*Keeping our printers running and stocked with delicious paper
*Transferring issues to professional staff in Computing & Communications and other College departments.
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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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We're always accepting applications. [[Media:ACTechApplication2014.pdf | Download an application]] or pick one up at the Computer Center front desk. Students with or without a work study award are encouraged to apply.  For more information, contact Dylan Houston: (360)-867-6240 or at houstond@evergreen.edu
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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.
  
 
==Sys Op==
 
==Sys Op==
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* 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 an AC Tech is highly desirable.
 
*Previous experience as an AC Tech is highly desirable.
 
===The Hiring Process===
 
 
 
At this time all interviews for 2012-2013 have been filled.
 
''For more  information about working as a Sys Op, 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.