Tech Specialist, Printing and Copying Services
Job ID: R0026978 | IT Support | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The University of Virginia's Printing and Copying Services has an opportunity for a Tech Specialist who will perform general maintenance tasks and troubleshoot and repair computer systems and peripheral equipment located throughout the organization. The Tech Specialist will troubleshoot and resolve end-user problems and ensure correct operation of personal computers. The Tech Specialist addresses complex problems, uses experience and judgment in selecting among authorized procedures, and seeks assistance when significant deviations are proposed or when unprecedented problems arise. They assist senior staff in developing approaches to problem solving and anticipating issues. They may train or provide guidance to less experienced staff members. Their interactions are with fellow team members and coordinating team members; assigned student, faculty or staff clients; and external vendors or service providers.

Responsibilities include:
  • Installing, troubleshooting and repairing printers, copiers, card readers, servers, etc., that are part of the Copy Division fleet.
  • Scheduling and performing preventative maintenance on equipment and responding to customer request in a timely manner.
  • Responsibilities include equipment installs, cabling, modifying, minor repairs to computer hardware, and loading and troubleshooting software.
  • Keeping public areas clean and organized.
  • Providing basic instruction to patrons on the use of services and providing a high level of customer service.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

This may include having to work hours other than 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Education: High school diploma.
  • Experience: At least one year of experience.
  • Licensure: Valid driver's license with positive points.

Position does involve seated work and using a PC, walking between locations in some cases, as well as lifting of products ability to lift at least 50 pounds.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Careers at the University of Virginia reflect a wide breadth of professions, ranging from teaching to administration, IT professionals to financial analysis, research to grounds management, and talent recruiting to facilities management, among many others. Every person here — faculty, staff, student, healthcare professional — helps to advance our world-class institution, encompassing a larger mission of discovery and service.

Quality of Life

Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.