Position Details

IT Support Specialist

The IT Support Specialist is the first line of technical support for the faculty, staff, and students of the university.  This position fields Tier 1 and Tier 2 phone calls and walkup support cases, classroom technology support and deskside support when necessary.  This position also installs software, images computers, and performs hardware and software repairs on both desktop and laptop computers.

Qualified candidates should have an Associate’s degree in an IT related field or two to four years of experience in an IT support role; be able to handle and work with interruptions during normal office hours; be able to learn quickly, be attentive to detail, well organized, a team player, able to meet deadlines; have excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal skills, be able to interact with people in a warm, professional manner, and work with sometimes minimal supervision; and have extensive experience with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows and possess the ability to learn new technologies.  Experience with Active Directory and academic audio/visual equipment are both a plus.

Applicants should send a cover letter, résumé and names and contact information for three (3) professional references to employment@vwu.edu.

About Virginia Wesleyan University
Virginia Wesleyan University is Coastal Virginia's premier university of the liberal arts and sciences. Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, the University annually enrolls approximately 1,600 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs. Undergraduate degrees include a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Social Work with 36 majors, 30 minors, and 12 pre-professional tracks. Graduate degrees include a Master of Business Administration and Master of Arts in Education. Students thrive in average class sizes of 14 and through the University's experiential learning, high-impact leadership, and career-development programs. An inclusive community dedicated to scholarship and service grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, Virginia Wesleyan University inspires students to build meaningful lives through engagement in Coastal Virginia's dynamic metropolitan region, the nation, and the world.
 
Location
Virginia Wesleyan is a university with a coastal edge. Located in Virginia Beach, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Chesapeake Bay, our region is proud of its vibrant city life, sandy beaches, and rich history. Learn more at www.visitvirginiabeach.com/explore

 

 

Statement of Non-Discrimination

Virginia Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of skills, experience, and qualifications without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national and ethnic origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, the presence of non-job-related medical disability, or any other legally protected status.