Job TitlePC/NETWORK ASSISTANT TECHNICIAN & DISTANCE LEARNING PROCTOR/TESTING COORDINATOR- WRTTC
Position StatusFull Time
Work LocationWRTTC - 1309 Interstate 10 W, Fort Stockton, TX 79735
Primarily provide technical support for computer systems, network infrastructure, data/network security, and associated peripherals. Maintain and monitor the distance learning classrooms and general-purpose lab. Responsible for providing an authorized testing facility at WRTTC located in Fort Stockton, TX and maintaining certification through appropriate testing vendors. Student assistance will be based on an instructional plan designed/provided by instruction. Participate in scheduled (monthly) Information Technology training at Midland College main campus in Midland, TX
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of six months of experience
Associate’s degree or equivalent (60 college credit hours) and six months of directly related work experience; or Associate’s degree in Information Technology or related degree
Knowledge of computer systems, Active Directory, Current Security appliances and technology, Network Infrastructure, and associated peripherals
Knowledge of Windows operating systems (PC and Server), Microsoft Office, computer network technology (Cisco, Meraki, etc.), software installation, and well-developed troubleshooting skills
Ability to learn Midland College’s learning management system (Canvas), MC Portal and
Certify (when needed) for proctoring/monitoring standardized testing (Local/State/Federal).
Ability to perform entry-level maintenance on computers and VOIP telephones
Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and punctual/moral work ethic
Must maintain a positive work environment, friendly attitude, be dependable, and
comply with all safety requirements
Must possess a valid Texas Driver License, good driving record, and be insurable on Midland College’s insurance policy
Associate’s degree in Information Technology or related degree
Experience with Pearson Vue Testing protocol and software
Experience with Accuplacer protocol and software
IT Industry certifications (COMPTIA) and other IT related credentials
Prior work experience in network and computer maintenance
Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Outlook Email
Configure, install and test all new computers, peripherals, and network electronics, including security and monitoring appliances.
Maintenance of equipment (PC’s, monitors, scanners, printers, etc.) as needed
Deploy and maintain network equipment.
Provide user training as appropriate.
Install and test current/new software, operating system, additional hardware, and security camera configuration within guidelines developed with the IT division.
Maintain annual inventory records of all IT-related equipment.
Assist instructors with computer equipment and provide support to all users.
Maintain/operate all IT-related equipment on campus.
Maintain distance learning technology equipment and stay current on supporting the existing equipment.
Maintain published testing schedule and administer scheduled tests in the manner
mandated by testing protocol.
Aid dual credit students by following instructional directions.
Employee will be expected to remain current in the state of the field, including the pursuit of desirable industry certifications.
Perform other duties as required/assigned
Frequently moves equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
Occasionally ascends/descends a ladder up to 20 feet to install equipment or cables.
The person in this position frequently communicates with others; must be able to exchange accurate information and maintain a professional demeanor.
Use of manual dexterity in operating and working on computer equipment, network devices, and cabling infrastructure.
Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation.
Duties may require working evenings and weekends.
Duties will include working on equipment in locations including confined spaces, under desk, above ceilings, and small areas.
All Midland College positions are security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. An employment offer is contingent on completion of a satisfactory criminal background investigation.
Min Salary$3,020.83 per month
Max Salary$3,020.83 per month
Pay StatementSalary is commensurate with educational qualifications and experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants
All documents must be electronically submitted through the Midland College Online Employment Services website to be considered. Incomplete or improperly submitted applications may be excluded from consideration. Documents that must be submitted online: Completed online application, Resume, and Transcripts (if applicable.) Unofficial transcripts will be accepted with application. NOTE: Official transcripts sent directly from the institution(s) attended to Midland College Human Resources are required within 30 days of hire (if applicable). If a specified closing date is not listed on the posting, there is a required minimum posting period of five business days.
In its efforts to promote nondiscrimination and as required by law, Midland College does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability, military status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Additionally, the College does not discriminate against an employee or applicant who acts to oppose such discrimination or participates in the investigation of a complaint related to a discriminatory employment practice. Employment decisions will be made on the basis of each applicant’s job qualifications, experience, and abilities.