IT Specialist

IT Specialist


Blue Ridge Community College
180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Phone: 828-694-1700

Job Location

Flat Rock, NC; Henderson County


Grade 8 / minimum salary $36,277, commensurate with experience


Standard Benefits Package

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Closes: Monday, July 1, 2019

Target Start Date

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director of Information Technology

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Minimum Qualifications

Blue Ridge Community College is located in Henderson County; Flat Rock North Carolina. Presently we are accepting applications for an IT Specialist. The purpose is to provide technical support to faculty, staff and students and assist with common network administration tasks.

Minimum Qualifications
Associates Degree in a technology related field, Bachelor’s preferred.

Minimum of Associates degree and 2 years of technical support experience required or a Bachelor’s degree and 1 year of technical support experience
• Demonstrated proficiency in Windows desktop and server administration
• Strong knowledge of LAN, Wireless and Internet Protocol network technologies
• Experience in the support of technology within a higher education environment
• A demonstrated positive and proactive approach in identifying problems, creating innovative solutions and managing projects
• Proven ability to deal effectively, cooperatively and tactfully with students, business/industry, government and community representatives/citizens, faculty, staff, administrators

Preferred Qualifications:
• Industry recognized certifications in desktop and server support such as Microsoft Certified Professional or in network administration such as Cisco CCNA
• Knowledge of software and systems used in North Carolina Community Colleges
• Strong knowledge of Macintosh OS

Knowledge and Skills:
The ideal person will possess strong personal and professional integrity, effective verbal and written communication skills, and a commitment to safety. Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite or similar products, database systems, College email and website, and other computer applications associated with the position.

Physical Demands:
The ability to perform all duties associated with the position including, but not limited to lifting, prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and operating or performing work with associated tools and machines.

Blue Ridge Community College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution.

Job Post Contact

Teisha Baynard