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CIT is hiring! We have many available student positions for the 2013-2014 academic year. If any of these jobs are of interest to you, visit our website at: for application information. While we are continually accepting applications, priority for Fall positions will be given to students who submit their applications by April 8, 2013.

CIT HelpDesk Technical Support Assistant (Tech)
CIT HelpDesk Techs are students that support the computing needs of all members of the campus community. Their primary focus is troubleshooting problems with student owned computers, but their job stretches across a wide range of computing topics including both software and hardware related issues. HelpDesk Techs also maintain computing facilities including computers and printers. They are expected to have a working knowledge of Macintosh OS, Windows, and mobile devices. Techs are expected to attend training at the beginning of each semester as well as attend staff meetings held every month.

Technical Services Assistant
Technical Services Assistants provide support to CIT's Technical Services Coordinator. These students will have the opportunity to work directly with hardware repair on computers, monitors, printers, and other peripherals. They will also deliver completed hardware repairs. Applicants should be comfortable installing and configuring expansion hardware and be willing to learn hardware troubleshooting techniques.

Technical Support Assistant (TSA)
Technical Support Assistants (TSA) are students who work directly with CIT's professional distributed support staff. They will provide one-on-one assistance to campus faculty and staff. Applications should be comfortable with a wide variety of computer software and with the installation and configuration of new computers.

Network Assistant
Network Assistants work with the campus Network Staff in maintaining and enhancing the structure and security of the campus network. These employees need to be familiar with Windows MacOS, and Linux. Familiarity with HTML (no GUI applications) and Perl are preferred. Network assistants are heavily involved in the activation of new network connections whenever the network expands, and will be expected to terminate copper and fiber-optic cable, as well as configure and install network electronics. Responsibilities include Linux system administration, web programming, and experimentation with new Linux and Windows based software. Network assistants may occasionally be asked to work on weekends, evenings, or early mornings, whichever is necessary to avoid disrupting the campus community. Training will be provided.

Graphic Designer / Web Content Assistant
The Graphic Designer assists CIT with publications, marketing web graphics, training materials and other materials for the Digital Media, Instructional Technologies, and User Services staff. Applicants must be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop and Illustrator and should provide some sample graphic design work when applying for this position. A strong foundation in the principles of graphic design and marketing is required. The ideal candidate will be organized, detail-oriented, customer focused and work independently.

The Web Content Assistant position helps to improve and deliver a compelling online presence for CIT. Responsibilities include evaluating consistency, reliability and usability. The applicant should be a strong and clear communicator with an effective technical writing style that is fresh, consistent and customer focused. This position requires a knack for writing in a variety of formats and styles for multiple audiences. A basic understanding of web technologies is desired.

These positions are typically combined into one position for an average of 5 hours per week.

Database Programmer
Student database programmers work with CIT's Information Systems group to develop, modify and test Banner applications, including KnightWeb. Applicants should have some familiarity with computer databases such as Microsoft Access and at least one programming language. Student database programmers will be required to complete the introductory Oracle computer-based training modules as part of their early job duties. Additional training will be provided by professional staff as needed. This job requires a commitment of 10-20 hours per week, during the normal campus business hours of 8:00am to 4:15pm Monday through Friday. Because the opportunity to work in an Oracle database environment for several semesters is a benefit to both the student and CIT, preference is given to qualified juniors, but we invite all qualified students to apply.

Web Assistant
Web Assistants work with the campus Web Development Professionals in building and maintaining campus websites. This entails designing and implementing both academic and non-academic web pages. Applicants should possess strong verbal and written communication skills. They should have strong computer skills and be able to explain and teach web page concepts to others. Applicants will be expected to possess or develop knowledge of web page technologies including web content management systems, web related software (e.g. Adobe Photoshop), HTML, CSS, Javascript, digital images (gif, jpg, etc), and various media types (e.g. pdf, flash). Note that this position does not require programming skills. It is focused primarily on web page design.

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