Technical Support Assistant

Mississippi, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 14, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Delta State University

Technical Support Assistant

Position Type: Staff

Department: Office of Information Technology

Posting Number: 201201067

Full or Part Time: Full Time


Salary Basis: 12 month

The Technical Support Assistant will work closely with the CIO to take on duties in relation to COVID-19 technical support issues and planning. Success in this role requires understanding of computers, computer related software such as Excel and Power BI, and attention to detail. The successful candidate will work with students as required as a part of the student computer check out program, resolve student related issues with those computers, and assist the CIO on a daily basis with reports and reporting systems developed specifically for COVID related issues.

  • Manage student computer check out program
  • Maintains records and logs of computer equipment on loan
  • Respond to computer related issues as a part of the computer check out program
  • Work with excel and Power BI on reports related to COVID-19
  • Prioritize and manage workflows related to COVID-19 reporting
  • Provide support to the CIO in managing daily tasks

    Associates degree in electronic engineering technology, IT, MIS or Computer Engineering or equivalent. 1-4 years of experience working on computers, understanding Microsoft excel and Power BI.

    -Ability to assess causes of technical problems and find solutions in computers and peripheral hardware using logical troubleshooting methods.

    -Strong understanding of complex spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel)

    -Understanding or reporting software such as Power BI.

    -Ability to analyze complex problems to determine a solution

    12 monthCommensurate with experience, qualifications, and university’s resources.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Special Instructions to Applicants:
    One year, full-time-potentially longer position.

    Additional Information:

    Open Date: 09/11/2020

    Close Date:

    Open Until Filled: Yes

    To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Click Here

    Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University.