Computer Technician (PRN25017B)

  • University of Utah
  • Salt Lake City
Full time Technician

Job Description

Provides computer support to the School of Dentistry and associated clinics by troubleshooting and correcting problems with computer hardware or software applications. Hybrid position made up of technician and entry level computer positions (including but not limited to: Help Desk Support, Database & Network Technicians, Entry level Programmer & Software Engineers). May install and upgrade computer hardware and software applications. Designs and maintains web sites. Creates and maintains databases, network accounts and programs for specific department needs. Backs up department computer systems on scheduled intervals. Serves as a help desk resource for assigned areas. Job requires driving and minimal travel to support entire clinical environment. Will require some fluctuating evening/weekend work.
University of Utah Job ID# PRN25017B - 01478 - SOD - EDUCATION
COMPENSATION: $16.82 to $24.51/hour
WORK SCHEDULE: Full Time, Variable hours (some travel and nights and weekends required)

This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Lifting, bending, repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of life span growth and development and the ability to assess data regarding the patient’s status and provide care as described in the department’s policies and procedures manual.
QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s degree in a computer related field and two years of experience or equivalency recommended. Demonstrated computer skills, human relations and effective communication skills are required.
This position is patient-sensitive and must fulfill all associated requirements. We protect our patients, coworkers and community by requiring all patient-sensitive employees to be immunized according to CDC standards and hospital policy. Limited exemptions may be made for documented medical contraindications or religious beliefs that object to vaccinations.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), for further information or to request an accommodation. The University of Utah is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.