Specialist, Information Technology Training
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Please see Special Instructions for more details.Instructions for Writing Sample: This position requires the candidate to compose original training documentation. Please provide a sample of training documentation developed exclusively by you.
|Title||Specialist, Information Technology Training|
|Department||Univ Info Tech Svcs Admin (9501)|
The UITS Workshops and Training team develops and delivers end-user training for enterprise level systems at the University of Arizona. The IT Training Specialist participates in executing the vision and plan for training functional staff within campus departments and supports the work of the team by assisting in workshops and demonstrations, interacting with clients, managing and developing internal systems, and developing training materials.
A successful candidate will be an experienced software trainer and instructional designer, with strong communication skills to deliver technical information to a non-technical audience. In addition, the candidate will be well-organized, good-humored, attentive to detail, experienced in helping users manage and embrace change, and willing to learn and advocate new software and systems.
Please note: This position is a year to year appointment and is currently planned for a 2-year duration. Future workforce planning efforts and the availability of funding will determine if the position will continue beyond the initial 2-year period.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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|Duties & Responsibilities||
•Develop and publish training materials using a variety of delivery mechanisms.
|Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities||
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Bachelor’s degree with 2 to 4 years of comparable experience
•Familiar with Oracle UPK.
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Job Category||Computer, Engineering and Technical|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Posted Rate of Pay||DOE|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)|
Posting Detail Information
|Number of Vacancies||One|
|Desired Start Date|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Limited to Current UA Employees||No|
|Contact Information for Candidates||
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Review Begins On||03/06/2017|
|Special Instructions to Applicant||
Instructions for Writing Sample: This position requires the candidate to compose original training documentation. Please provide a sample of training documentation developed exclusively by you.
|Quick Link for Internal Postings||http://uacareers.com/postings/16586|
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Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
Where did you first learn about this position?
- Arizona Daily Star
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- Chronicle of Higher Education
- Department of Economic Security (DES)
- Diverse Issues in Higher Education
- Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
- Local Job Banks
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- Professional Conference
- Professional journal/publication
- Referred by UA Employee
- Invited by Dept to Apply
- UA Website
Do you have a Bachelor's degree with 2 to 4 years of comparable experience?
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Writing Sample