Human Resources

Information Technology Services (ITS) Technician’s Assistant (Part-Time)

Alma College is accepting applications for an ITS Technician’s Assistant. This is a part-time, temporary position.

Position Summary

The Technician’s Assistant works with the Technical Support Specialists to
install and configure computers, printers, telephones, mobile devices, and related software.

Supervision Received/Supervision Exercised 

Reports to the Assistant Director, Instructional Technology and Support Services.

Essential Functions

 1. Works with Technical Support Specialists to install and configuration computers, printers, telephones, mobile devices, and related software.
2. Assists with the installation, configuration, maintenance, and support for campus audio visual and computer presentation equipment.
3. Assists help desk with support of student devices.
4. On occasion, must work after hours, including evenings, holidays, and weekends.
5. Performs duties as assigned by Assistant Director, Instructional Technology and Support Services.

Required Qualifications

Knowledge of Windows, OSX, iOS, and Android operating systems;
Experience with common desktop software including Word Processing, Spreadsheet, Data Base, Presentation, and Email.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with wired and wireless data communications;
Professional oral and written communication skills; Excellent customer service skills.

Physical Requirements

Regular lifting of up to 35 lbs. and carrying equipment between various
campus locations.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit an Alma College employment application, a letter of interest, a current résumé, and the name, address, e-mail, and phone number of three professional references via email to For an Alma College application, please go to:

Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduate and graduate students thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body.

Alma College recognizes that we are all transformed when we celebrate and value the varied identities backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives in our campus community. We are committed to recognizing and removing barriers to success and providing equitable access to opportunities through education and advocacy. In our increasingly diverse campus and world, we pledge to create a climate where everyone is safe and free to grow intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally.

Story published on August 04, 2022