Student Employment

Help support the technology used by your fellow students at Pitt while gaining real-world experience! Some administrative positions also are available.

Review the following job descriptions and, if you're interested, apply now!

Digital Communication and Graphics Consultant (not currently accepting applications)

Digital Communication and Graphics Consultant

This is a marketing communications and design position for Computing Services and Systems Development (CSSD). Responsibilities are varied and include: developing digital and print materials that convey the benefits of CSSD's services in an engaging way; creating clear instructional materials that make it simple for students, faculty, and staff to use our services to their advantage; creating and maintaining content for CSSD's Web site, creating and managing content for digital signage, social media and other advertising channels; writing and designing for a range of large promotional campaigns to smaller individual projects; measuring and assessing effectiveness of marketing efforts.

Must have experience writing and designing content for a variety of digital platforms, such as web sites, mobile sites, social media channels, and instructional videos. Must have experience in and/or knowledge of UI/UX design best practices. Must have experience creating and editing web content using a Content Management System (CMS). Must have experience creating or managing content across different social media channels. Must be proficient in the use of content production and design software, specifically Adobe Creative Suite, Acrobat, and Microsoft Office programs.

A candidate must be enrolled as a student at the University of Pittsburgh to work part-time at Computing Services and Systems Development , is not entitled to University benefits (vacation, sick leave, tuition benefits, unemployment compensation, etc.), and may not hold any other University job. Apply now.

Student Technical Consultant

Student Technical Consultant

Student Technical Consultants provide quality technical support to University students. Duties includes establishing wired and wireless network connectivity; providing basic software installation and support; offering general troubleshooting and support; installing, configuring, and troubleshooting operating systems; and eliminating malware and viruses. Additional technical and administrative-related tasks may be assigned. Consultants must be students able to work 12-20 hours per week, and will receive an hourly wage.

A candidate must be enrolled as a student at the University of Pittsburgh in order to work part-time at Computing Services and Systems Development, is not entitled to University benefits (vacation, sick leave, tuition benefits, unemployment compensation, etc.), and may not hold any other University job. Apply now.

Computer Lab Consultant (not currently accepting applications)

Computer Lab Consultant

Computing Lab Consultants maintain the Campus Computing Labs. Duties include resetting passwords, distributing software to students, and answering general questions. They also ensure that the lab computers and printers as well as self-service printers located throughout campus are functioning properly.

Computing Lab Consultants must be students and able to work 8-20 hours per week. Candidates should be familiar with Windows and Macintosh operating systems and the Microsoft Office Suite. Must be able to lift 30 pounds.

A candidate must be enrolled as a student at the University of Pittsburgh in order to work part-time at Computing Services and Systems Development and is not entitled to University benefits (vacation, sick leave, tuition benefits, unemployment compensation, etc.). Apply now.

Department Technical Consultant

Department Technical Consultant

Technical Support Consultants are responsible for providing computer-related technical support for University faculty and staff. Responsibilities include testing, diagnosing, and resolving issues for Macintosh, Windows, and Linux-based desktops/laptops. Additional computer and administrative-related tasks may be assigned. Customer service, computer hardware, and operating system(s) experience is required. Applicants must be able to work weekdays between 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., up to 20 hours per week. Pay rate is based on experience.

A candidate must be enrolled as a student at the University of Pittsburgh in order to work part-time at Computing Services and Systems Development, is not entitled to University benefits (vacation, sick leave, tuition benefits, unemployment compensation, etc.), and may not hold any other University job. Apply now.

Clerical Assistant

Clerical Assistant

Clerical assistant responsibilities include providing receptionist/front desk telephone support, clerical duties such as typing, copying and filing. Assistants also frequently provide campus delivery/courier service, including in inclement weather.

This position requires a high degree of customer contact and previous experience in a professional office environment. Familiarity with using the Windows-based PC’s and programs including Microsoft Word and Excel is also required. Applicants must be able to work up to 20 hours per week between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

A candidate must be enrolled as a student at the University of Pittsburgh to work part-time at Computing Services and Systems Development , is not entitled to University benefits (vacation, sick leave, tuition benefits, unemployment compensation, etc.), and may not hold any other University job. Apply now.

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