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COMPUTER SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

Date:  Jun 22, 2022
Req ID:  20157
Location: 

Warren, AR, US, 71671

Category:  AR DEPT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Anticipated Starting Salary:  $37,265.70

Position Number: 22111698 

County: Bradley 
Posting End Date: 7/05/2022 

Anticipated Starting Salary: $37,265.00 

DDS-SEAHDC/Administration/IT 

 

This is an Extra Help Computer Support Technician position with a limit of 1500 hours per Fiscal Year. Hours per week will vary. This position is not eligible for benefits but is eligible for Holiday and Compensatory Time. 

The Department of Human Services is a place for people passionate about serving others and changing lives for the better. We care for Arkansans of all ages and ensure places like child care centers and nursing homes are safe. We are the safety net for the most vulnerable Arkansans. Whether you answer the phones, take applications, protect children, or help care for residents or patients at one of our facilities, you make a difference by working at DHS. Plus, working for the State has great perks, including a pension, maternity leave, paid state holidays, and much more. At DHS, we take care of our employees so you can help care for others.

Position Information

Class Code: D079C

Grade: IT02

FLSA Status: NON-EXEMPT

Salary Range: $37,265.00 - $54,035.00

Summary

The Computer Support Technician is responsible for a wide range of activities related to computer support such as maintaining, analyzing, troubleshooting, and repairing hardware and software systems. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.

Functions

Resolves hardware or software problems in response to user questions and requests for assistance by diagnosing the source of malfunctions, recommending corrective actions, and/or consulting with appropriate staff or vendor. Installs, configures, upgrades, or replaces microcomputer hardware and software for users. Evaluates and makes recommendations for necessary adjustments to applications to satisfy user requirements. Provides recommendations on the purchase of user hardware and software. Assists in planning, preparation, and conducting seminars on software, hardware, network or other computer related topics. Performs other duties as assigned.

Dimensions

None

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the limitations and use of mainframe and microcomputer hardware and software. Knowledge of current application software packages and programming concepts. Ability to evaluate, diagnose, and rectify software and hardware problems. Ability to analyze computer specifications and apply programming logic.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field. OR Completion of technical training in computer science, information technology, or a related field acquired from a vocational, military, or industrial setting plus two years of experience in computer support. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.

Licenses

None

The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.


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