Information Technology Specialist

NEWPORT NEWS, VA 23606
1/10/2022

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Position Description

Information Technology Specialist

Peninsula Agency on Aging (PAA) is currently seeking an individual to serve as the Information Technology (IT) Specialist to provide support to agency staff and System Administrators to ensure PAA IT systems are flexible, functional, and secure. 

Introduction      

Peninsula Agency on Aging has been providing services that have enabled seniors to live independently since 1974.  Our mission is to support the independence and quality of life of Peninsula residents, primarily 60 years and over, by advocating, arranging, or providing vital human services.

 

Core Competencies

Our staff value and model empathy and compassion, reliability, ability, respect for all, and communicating with kindness.

 

Key Responsibilities

As an IT Specialist, you will play a vital role in performing basic problem solving and providing assistance for agency IT system users on all PAA IT platforms including hardware, software, mobile devices, and telecommunication systems.  You will assist with the inventory of all IT equipment, software, and licenses and proper disposition of systems.  When new systems are available, you will prepare them for use by coordinating with PAA System Administrators to ensure systems are configured, all peripherals are functional, and will train the end user.

 

Essential Skills and Experience

We are looking for applicants who have education and/or experience equivalent to Associate’s Degree, with concentration in computer science, information technology, or a related field.  A+, Microsoft Fundamentals, IT Helpdesk certifications or training preferred, knowledge of computer hardware and software, Microsoft Office products, and the ability to communicate effectively.

 

Benefits

In addition to our highly accessible central location in Newport News, Peninsula Agency on Aging offers a competitive hourly rate, health insurance, dental, vision, vacation and sick leave, agency paid life insurance, 403b plans, and an inclusive work environment that is flexible, friendly, positive, and rewarding.

 

Part Time:  M-F, 30 – 35 hours a week - Hourly Rate:  $18.06 + benefits

Drug free workplace, Inclusive Workplace, Senior Friendly Workplace, AA/EOE

Individuals age 60+ and persons with disabilities encouraged to apply.

Please apply online at http://www.paainc.org  and select “About Us” then “Employment Opportunities.”

Type: Part-time
Pay: $18.06 per HOUR