Requisition Number: RE33526
Department Name: 8H010:Engineering Computing Center
Work Location: Lexington, Ky
Grade Level: 46
Salary Range: $50,981-84,115/year
Type of Position: Staff
Required Education: BS
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Required Related Experience: 4 yrs
Lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 50lbs.
Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Additional hours as needed.
This position will be responsible for managing the College of Engineering’s end user support group that provides hands on support for over 1000 networked Windows and Mac systems used by the College’s faculty, staff, and graduate students. It will oversee scheduling and timely completion of the group’s assignments, support various departments and special projects within the College, implement end user system security enhancements, monitor software usage, evaluate needs, and develop training as necessary.
It also has responsibility for coordinating with departmental faculty and staff the installation and maintenance of approximately 200 departmental lab computers used in the various undergraduate programs, and liaising with personnel supporting campus PC labs and the Citrix-based Virtual Den environment to assure Engineering’s software is installed and running properly.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Thorough knowledge of Windows and Macintosh computer systems.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: Yes
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