Instructional Technology Specialist

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Information Technology

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University of Arkansas at Monticello
UAM, one of twenty campuses of the University of Arkansas System, is located in southeastern Arkansas in the beautiful timberlands, rich in outdoor recreation activities, and approximately 100 miles south of Little Rock. UAM is a comprehensive, residential and commuter, undergraduate institution also offering selected master's degree programs.

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Information Technology

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Summary of Job Duties:

Duties include overseeing the operation of computer hardware systems, including coordinating and scheduling information technology resources to ensure efficient use; reading instructions to determine equipment to be used, order of use, determining materials needed for project completions; monitoring systems for equipment failure or errors in performance and notifying supervisor or computer maintenance technicians of equipment malfunctions; responding to program error messages by finding and correcting problems; operating spreadsheet programs and other types of software to load and manipulate data and to produce reports; retrieving, separating, and sorting program output, as needed, and sending data to specified users; and performing other duties as assigned.

Assist with management of UAM's:
•\tMeeting room and classroom technology
•\tUAM's website
•\tBlackboard learning management system
•\tCampus signage

Required skills:
•\tExperience using Blackboard
•\tExperience troubleshooting multimedia equipment
•\tExperience managing websites

Preferred skills:
•\tCreating accessible digital documents
•\tCourse design experience
•\tProgramming for the web


The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field; plus one year of experience in computer support.Knowledge of computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.Ability to analyze information and evaluate results, to choose the best solution and solve problems.Good written and oral communication skills are required.

Salary Information:

Required Documents to Apply:
Cover Letter/Letter of Application, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

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Recruitment Contact Information:
Bryan Fendley, Director of Academic Computing,

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

Criminal Background Check, Motor Vehicle Reports Check, Sex Offender Registry
The University of Arkansas is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry ( MVR ) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.

Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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