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Work Study - IS Lab Assistant

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Lab hours are Monday through Thursday 8am to 8 pm. Please be specific regarding your availability.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Work Study - IS Lab Assistant
Position Classification Work Study
Job Posting

THIS POSITION IS OFFERED THROUGH THE FEDERAL WORK STUDY PROGRAM. IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION YOU MUST MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PROGRAM. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT

https://www.svcc.edu/students/finaid/fws/Work%20Study.pdf

FUNCTION OF THE JOB:
This job involves working with students as they use the computers located in the open computer lab (rooms 2F1, 2F3, 2F5), the Write Place (rooms 2C3A, 3C3B, 2D1), and the adult education lab (room 1E08). The student is preferred to have knowledge in the use of computers and software. Individuals having completed computer courses will be given extra consideration.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
~Assist students in the operation of lab computers, software, and printers
~Answer student questions regarding the use of software or solve minor problems a student may be having as experience dictates
~Notify students of lab closures and redirect to other labs
~Provide basic maintenance of computer and lab
~Load paper in the printers for all labs as necessary
~Replace printer toner cartridges as necessary
~Clean tables, computer monitors, keyboards and the mouse
~Report broken and non-working computers, monitors, printers, etc.
~Monitor students
~Monitor and view all computer screens in 2F01 using Insight software
~Report misuse of computers
~Provide technical support in the technology enhanced classrooms throughout the building for faculty and students during evening hours.
~Provide basic technical support for student personal laptops, tablets, etc.
~Connecting to wireless
~Help troubleshoot browser and plugin issues
~No hardware support
~One-on-one and small group basic software and hardware training
~Other duties as reasonably assigned by Information Services Department staff.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
~Must display professionalism and confidentiality in all matters
~Must be able to communicate by telephone on a daily basis.
~Must be dependable, accurate, self-motivated, initiative, organized and be able to prioritize workload
~Must be able to use computers.
~Must be able to operate basic office equipment.
~Must be able to provide and understand verbal/visual orders from supervisors.

PERSONAL INTERACTION:
Daily contact with College personnel, faculty, students, and the general public in the routine performance of duties and departmental services.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:
None

REQUIREMENTS:
Federal Work-Study provides part-time jobs for undergraduate and graduate students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expenses. The program encourages community service work and work related to the student’s course of study. Students participating in the Federal Work Study Program are paid minimum wage and can work up to 20 hours per week. The student is not guaranteed a set number of hours per week.
In order to qualify for the Federal Work Study Program the student must:
~ be enrolled half-time (or greater) at the College (half-time is 6cr for fall/spring and 3cr for summer),
~ be enrolled in an eligible degree or certificate program,
~ be in good academic standing; and
~ must have eligibility (financial need) as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Revised:
9/1/14

TORT LIABILITY STATEMENT:
Coordinates the College Risk Management Program in a capacity appropriate to this position. This includes, but is not limited to, monitoring conditions, events and circumstances present through daily College operations, and communicating observations to the appropriate supervisor or taking necessary actions to correct, prevent or limit safety problems. May serve as a member of a committee that supports the health, safety and/or legal rights of visitors, students and staff. Such committees may include the AA/EEO, Sexual Harassment, and Safety/Loss Control committees. (Risk Management Categories I, III, IV. See Tort file.)

This description is intended to indicate the kinds and levels of work difficulty that will be required of the position that will be given the title and shall not be construed as declaring what specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of the supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

Hiring Range 8.25/hr
Position Type Work Study

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Lab hours are Monday through Thursday 8am to 8 pm. Please be specific regarding your availability.

Quick Link for Internal Postings http://jobs.svcc.edu/postings/213
Diversity/EEOC Statement

SVCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is interested in receiving applications from individuals who would enhance the diversity of the College. Sauk Valley Community College is an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and communities.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you completed your Free Application for Federal Student Aid?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Other