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Position:                    Information Technology Intern

Supervisor:               Derek Brown, Director of Information Technology This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Dates:                      Deadline for applications:  March 8, 2013

                                    Starting date: ASAP           

Salary Range:           $11.60 - $12.35 per hour

Schedule:                  Less than 21 hours per week, including evening and weekend hours (Present date till mid-April required two out of three shifts on Monday 4:00 pm till 9:00 pm, Wednesday 4:00 pm till 9:00 pm, and Thursday 4:00 pm till 9:00 pm)

Typical Duties:

  • Installs and maintains upgrades for computer software, hardware, and other peripheral equipment at the Library and on the Bookmobile.
  • Responds to user problems with software, hardware, and peripherals – troubleshoots and corrects problems
  • Assists with maintenance of servers, including tape backups, Windows updates, and anti-virus software
  • Assists with maintenance of network equipment
  • Works with staff from all library departments
  • Develops documentation
  • Performs related duties as required


Required Qualifications and Abilities:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Currently enrolled in a college program studying Information Technology is highly preferred
  • Experience with Windows XP and Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience working with a local area network
  • Ability to analyze, troubleshoot, and correct computer problems
  • Excellent organization skills as well as written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, and assume responsibility
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other staff members, supervisors and the public
  • Ability and skill to adapt to changing procedures and situations
  • Dependable and flexible work habits
  • Ability to clearly explain technical terms and concepts in plain English
  • Physically able to lift and move computers and peripherals, occasionally up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stoop, bend, and reach

The above is intended to describe the major responsibilities and requirements for this position. It is not an exhaustive statement of all duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Application: Please apply online at: http://www.rhpl.org/about/jobs/1152-it-intern-application


Be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume and responses to the following three questions.

1.List two or three technology solutions you would recommend to maintain the safety and integrity of the library’s data resources.


2.List two or three technologies that are emerging that could be used to offer better service to the library’s customers.


3.Describe how you would prepare documentation of the systems you would be responsible for in the library.


This is an at-will position. The Rochester Hills Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.


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