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Student Technician

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

• This position is ideal for candidates that would like a position for multiple school years, as Student Technicians are typically re-hired for the next year. • Training is provided upon hire, but a basic knowledge of various systems is preferred. • If hired, new employee is required to attend departmental training for 1 day and attend annual 2-3 day training each August before classes begin.

Position Information

General Information

Position Number STU070
Working Title Student Technician
Division Student Affairs
Department Student Union Activities & Rec(Adm)
Work Unit Student Activity Ctr and Venue Mgmt
Work Location Student Activity Center/Halton Arena & Richardson Stadium
Vacancy Open To UNC Charlotte Students Only
Position Designation Student Temporary Wage
Employment Type Temporary - Part-time
Hours per week 15-20
Work Schedule

Mostly evening and weekend hours, determined by event schedule.

Pay Rate $9.00
Minimum Experience/Education

Must be a currently enrolled UNC Charlotte student.

Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

• Previous experience in the operation or programming of audio, video, or lighting systems preferred.
• Previous experience with live event production, event management, theatrical production, or sporting events management preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Set-up and tear down of audio, video, and lighting equipment before and after events.
• Operate audio, video, lighting, and LED display control surfaces.
• Perform general equipment maintenance and repairs.
• Provide customer service to venue patrons in hospitality areas.
• Manage the technical operations of assigned events.
• Communicate effectively and troubleshoot technical issues.
• Must be comfortable working and communicating with students, staff, and outside patrons on a regular basis.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Necessary Licenses or Certifications

• If hired, new employee is required to receive training on personnel and scissor lifts.

Proposed Hire Date 10/31/2017
Expected Length of Assignment Throughout School Year
Posting Open Date 10/20/2017
Posting Close Date
Special Notes to Applicants

• This position is ideal for candidates that would like a position for multiple school years, as Student Technicians are typically re-hired for the next year.
• Training is provided upon hire, but a basic knowledge of various systems is preferred.
• If hired, new employee is required to attend departmental training for 1 day and attend annual 2-3 day training each August before classes begin.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently enrolled as a student at UNC Charlotte?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents