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Open Staff Position at Columbia College Chicago

  • Deadline:
    Oct. 28, 2008, 2:27 p.m.
  • Location:

Columbia College Chicago
Department: Interdisciplinary Arts

Columbia College Chicago is an urban institution of over 12,000 undergraduate & graduate students, emphasizing arts, media, & communications in a liberal arts setting. We currently seek a resourceful problem-solver to provide technical support for the computer & media equipment needs in the Interdisciplinary Arts Department facilities. This individual will install software/hardware, provide technical support, train & supervise graduate student work-aides, assist with the installation of the graduate MFA thesis shows, operate/maintain electronic inventory of computer, video, and audio equipment, diagnose/facilitate repairs, develop policies/procedures in conjunction with faculty, and oversee equipment checkout.

To qualify, candidates must possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 2-3 yrs experience in basic computer operations as well as experience in maintaining an electronic inventory of software/hardware, peripheral devices, and related cabling. Must also be familiar with MAC computers & networks as well as have knowledge and competency in the installation of new computers, video and computer connectivity, and technical currency in the field of non-linear editing. Experience working in a graduate art school environment or gallery experience, digital media or related area is preferred.

Candidates must be able to work evenings & weekends as needed. Columbia College Chicago encourages female, GLBT, disabled, international, & minority classified individuals to apply for all positions. No phone calls, please. We offer a competitive salary & an excellent benefits package. For consideration, please submit a resume & a cover letter to:

Jeanine Mellinger
Columbia College Chicago
Interdisciplinary Arts Department
Technical Coordinator Search (POS 1076)
600 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605