Student Employment

Help to support the technology used by your fellow students while gaining experience. Administrative positions also are available.

Review the following job descriptions and apply now.

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

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

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 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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