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Computer Operator



Open Date 05/09/2017
Requisition Number PRN06812N
Job Title Computer Operator
Working Title Audio Visual Technician/Courier
Job Grade B
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Care Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Temporary? Yes
Standard Hours per Week 19 hours per week
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Shift Day
Work Schedule Summary

Various shifts between 6:30am-6:30pm, Monday through Friday. Occasional nights and weekends possible. Please include a schedule of availability for Fall Semester with resume.

Is this a work study job? No
VP Area President
Department 00333 - Teaching & Learning Technology
Location Campus
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $9.62 – $16.68
Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime.
Job Summary

Under general supervision, the AV Technician/Courier provides technical audiovisual support and equipment delivery services to faculty, professionals and management.
Located in Salt Lake City, in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, the University of Utah is the flagship institution of the State of Utah’s system of higher education and a member of the PAC-12 Conference. Salt Lake City combines the amenities of a major metropolitan area of more than one million people with the friendliness and ease of living of a small, Western city. Seven major ski resorts are within an hour’s drive from campus, and opportunities to pursue activities from biking to hiking to fishing abound. Salt Lake is also home to the Utah Symphony and Opera, the Utah Ballet, several professional sports teams, and a wide range of other cultural and recreational activities.
University Information Technology, the central IT service provider for campus, reports to the Chief Information Officer and is responsible for many of the University of Utah’s most critical common IT resources including the campus network; the Campus Information Services (CIS) portal; UMail, telephone, and online collaboration services; high performance and research computing; information security; teaching and learning technologies; software licensing; and a host of other systems and applications. For more information about UIT visit


-Works as a courier delivering audiovisual equipment to University campus classrooms and departments.
-Provides customer service and technical support to clients in person and on the phone.
-Schedules equipment rental for campus classes and events.
-Maintains, cleans and organizes equipment and equipment storage room.
-Administrative duties as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

One year of computer operations experience or equivalency required; demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills are also required. Previous customer service experience is preferred.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


-Customer service experience, good driving record, troubleshooting skills and work history of reliability preferred.
-Audio-visual technical aptitude, knowledge of media-production, and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. are preferred.
-Applicant must be over 18 years of age.

Special Instructions Summary
Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), email:

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many months/years of computer operations related work experience do you have?
    • No experience
    • Less than 6 months
    • 6 months or more, but less than 1 year
    • 1 year or more, but less than 3 years
    • 3 years or more
  2. * How many months/years of customer service experience do you have?
    • No experience
    • Less than 6 months
    • More than 6 months but less than 1 year
    • More than 1 year but less than 3 years
    • More than 3 years
  3. * Do you have experience with Audio Visual equipment?
    • Yes
    • NO
  4. * A valid driver's license is necessary for employment in this position. Do you have a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have the ability to move up to 50 pounds?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Appropriate discharge document (such as a DD-214 – Member Copy 4) – Veteran Only – Call 801.581.2169
  3. Addendum to the University of Utah - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169 after submission