Seattle University — Classroom Services/Event A/V Technician 2

Classroom Services/Event A/V Technician 2

FLSA Status: Exempt

Months Per Year: 12

Employment Status: Full-Time

Seattle University will be one of the most innovative and progressive Jesuit and Catholic universities in the world, educating with excellence at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels. We embrace an intersectional framework for defining diversity in its broadest sense, including differences in gender, gender identity, race, ethnicity, generational history, culture, socioeconomic class, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship status, political perspectives, geographic origin and physical ability. Seattle University strives to be a welcome, open and safe campus climate for all who learn, live and work at Seattle University.

Position Description

Information Technology Services (ITS) provides high touch, high quality customer service to our community of faculty, staff, and students. We are looking for a results-oriented Classroom Services Technician II to bring strong skills and experience to our diverse team. The Classroom Services Technician II will work as part of a team consisting of multi-level technicians and reports directly to the Service Desk Manager.

The individual in this position will provide technical support to faculty, staff, students, and event operators using computer systems, A/V and other media equipment. They will analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve support issues related to the A/V and computer systems across campus.

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

• Provide excellent customer service to faculty, staff, students, and event operators in response to issues reported for application software and A/V hardware.
• Maintain compliance with security and safety standards of all equipment.
• Troubleshoot, analyze, and resolve technical problems in instrumented classrooms, conference rooms and computer labs.
• Provide live A/V support for both low- and high-level events.
• Manage project-based installations and service-based repair calls.
• Provide support when capable; redirect and escalate when needed.
• Oversee and participate in onsite installation, configuration, customer service and troubleshooting of A/V equipment, computers, software, and related peripherals.
• Testing and replacing cabling and components, advising faculty on computer configurations, and developing on-the spot solutions to unique faculty needs.
• Provide A/V design consultations to university students, faculty, and staff.
• Collaborate with ITS team members to provide solutions.
• Monitor incoming service channels and ticketing system and respond to customer requests in a timely manner.
• Accurately record customer issues into the tracking system.
• Maintains and updates support documentation to assist in information sharing within the team.
• Take ownership of customer issues from first contact, and is accountable for the solutions and customer experience delivered until the issue is resolved
• Provide the necessary training and act as an escalation point for Classroom Service Tier 1 technicians.

Marginal Job Functions

• Perform other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

• A demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion and equity, and the ability to live out the university's mission, vision, and values.
• Technical knowledge of A/V related hardware (Extron, Dante, etc.).
• Demonstrated customer service orientation and have the ability to organize, analyze, prioritize, and problem-solve within a fast-paced environment.
• Proven ability to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
• The incumbent must be a self-starter with attention to detail, flexibility, and the ability to adhere to project specifications and timelines.
• Understanding of industry standards for A/V technology.
• Demonstrated ability to produce effective, professional, and accurate written correspondence.
• Personal accountability for project timelines and milestones.
• Ability to work successfully individually and in a team-oriented environment.
• Commitment to service.
• Ability to exercise sound judgment in complex situations.
• All positions at Seattle University require a criminal history background check.

Preferred Qualifications

• A/V Industry & Manufacturer Certifications (CTS, Extron, Dante, etc.).
• Multiple years professional A/V support experience.
• Working knowledge of A/V over IP.
• Networking knowledge a bonus.

Application Instructions

Please attach a cover letter with your resume when applying. Job postings are open until filled, unless otherwise specified.

Benefits at a Glance

Consistent with its fundamental Jesuit values, Seattle University offers a wide range of benefits designed to care for the whole person. Choose from three different medical plans, a dental, and vision insurance programs. Protect your income with life, short & long-term disability coverage, and plan for your future with an 8% employer contribution for retirement benefits. You may also take advantage of 100% paid tuition benefits for the employee and dependents, a subsidized transportation benefit, a wellness program with free access to an onsite fitness facility, and a wide variety of campus events. Enjoy a generous holiday schedule, including a paid Holiday break closure in December, vacation and paid sick leave, and paid community service leave. For more information explore the Benefits website at:

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