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Employment Opportunities

CMU's Office of Information Technology employs approximately 120 professional and dozens of student staff members, each with unique skillsets, experience, and interests. If you are interested in joining the team, we encourage you to explore the opportunities shown below.

Professional staff opportunities

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Student staff opportunities

We have Work-Study and General Student Assistance positions available, welcome student staff members from any area of study, and provide on the job training. 

Visit the Student Employment Services website to learn about all of the positions that are currently available at CMU.

Student Technician - Academic and Research Computing team

Learn valuable skills and get paid all while earning your degree!  The Academic and Research Computing Team within the Office of Information Technology is seeking motivated, trustworthy individuals to join our team!  Responsibilities will include but not be limited to installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting software and computer hardware, working one on one with faculty on various technical requests, responding to classroom support calls, and assisting with any other technical issue or request that may arise within the various academic colleges.  

This application will be shared with professional staff across various OIT teams, so you will be considered for positions in each of the colleges and departments.  In some cases, working on our team may fulfill hourly requirements for academic internships with approval from a faculty advisor.  

Summer hours are also available. 

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Help Desk Analyst I

The OIT Help Desk is the primary provider of technology support for the entire CMU community. Help Desk Analyst I employees provide 1st Level technical phone, chat, and in-person support for all campus systems, Global ID accounts, campus telephone and network infrastructure, Mac and PC operating systems, and mobile phones. Technical support services are provided remote and in-person to all CMU faculty, staff, students, and guests.

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Tech Services Technician

Technical Services provides desktop support to a variety of departments on campus and operates CMU's Personal Computer Repair service. We are looking for applicants with good troubleshooting skills, and the ability to communicate with customers effectively. This position does not require previous experience and is open to all students, including incoming freshmen.

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