Health Sciences Library - Systems

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Posted 30 December, 2013. Closes 9 January, 2014.


Health Sciences Library (HSL)

Job Title:

Systems Assistant

Date Posted:

30 December, 2013

Closing Date:

9 January, 2014 11:45pm

Number Available:



$10.75 per hour.


Up to 19.5 hours per week.

Flexible hours; schedule to be arranged, Monday through Friday, 8:00-5:00


  • Provide technical support for PC and Mac hardware and peripherals and assist with maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • General computer support for HSL staff.
  • Technical support for PC and Mac application software including desktop productivity software (Microsoft Office, various web browsers, email clients, etc)
Required Qualifications:
  • Strong communications skills, able to follow technical written and verbal instructions and report on work.
  • Able to work in a professional setting, unsupervised if necessary.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows and Apple OS X environment.
  • Knowledge of basic computer maintenance and repair.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Availablity of more than 1 year.
  • Experience with Windows and Macintosh in a networked environment.
  • Experience with Windows servers.

Other Details:

This is an opportunity to get "hands on" experience and learn more about PC/Mac hardware (including Windows and Mac OS X). For more information about the position, contact Adam Garrett (206-616-4142 or

Application Process:

  1. Complete a UW Libraries student job application form. To ensure compatibility and consideration, complete the application form using Adobe Reader*.
  2. Submit the application form, along with a résumé and cover letter, by uploading to the Library student employment online dropbox.

Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

*Some programs, including versions of Mac Preview, are not fully compatible with PDF forms.

For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:
Erik Dahl