Information Technology Specialist I

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 10, 2017
Closes
May 03, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : $40,000-$45,000; commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Support Center Specialist

The George Mason University Information Technology Services (ITS) Support Center invites applicants for a Support Center Specialist position located on the Fairfax, Va., campus. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: This position will be responsible for researching, resolving, and responding to technical questions received from faculty, staff, and students via telephone, e-mail, and the walk-up service window in a timely and professional manner. This position also requires dispatching and escalating calls to other teams when necessary.

Required Qualifications: * Must be motivated and a team-oriented individual with excellent communication and customer service skills, and have a positive attitude; and * Demonstrated experience solving problems with a wide variety of computer software and hardware in a customer service environment.

Preferred Qualifications: * Experience with Service Desk Express (SDE), EasyVista, SQL databases and/or antivirus software are highly beneficial; and * Microsoft and/or other industry standard certifications are an additional benefit.

Salary range is $40,000-$45,000; commensurate with education and experience.

Working hours are Sunday through Thursday, 1:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

George Mason University is a great place to work, where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. The university offers tuition waivers, telecommuting and flextime schedules, and facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs. The Mason campus environment is dynamic, and ethnically and culturally diverse.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 01395z at http://jobs.gmu.edu by May 1, 2017; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information to include e-mail address and phone number.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2017-05-01