Capital University
  • Columbus, OH, USA
  • Full Time

Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, family education benefits, short-term and long-term disability, life and critical illness insurance and free parking.

Capital University is seeking a Desktop and A/V Technician at its downtown Law School location to troubleshoot and provide quality customer service in the area of audio-visual systems, lecture capture systems, desktop (PC) hardware/software, and remote access to students, faculty, and staff. Responsibilities include designing, managing, and building images for campus PCs using Active Directory, Group Policies, scripting languages & batch files to automate tasks. This position will utilize imaging technology solutions to develop and deploy standardize configurations and software upgrades.

Primary roles and responsibilities:

PC Support

  • Assist in the installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting devices including desktops, laptops, department copy-room printers and office VoIP telephones.
  • Installs and assists service personnel in installation of hardware and peripheral components such as monitors, keyboard, mouse.
  • Load specified software packages such as operating systems, word processing, or spreadsheet programs onto faculty/staff/classroom computers, via imaging software.
  • Fixes major hardware problems and replaces defective or inadequate software packages.
  • Coordinate classroom equipment replacement/upgrades.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves Windows and Macintosh operating system and hardware/software issues.
  • Provides solutions using product knowledge, system utilities, operating environment, knowledgebase, and websites.
  • Recommends solutions, new technologies, and system solutions for business and academic units when requested.

End-user Support (Faculty, Staff, Students)

  • Communicates with departments to report, resolve software, hardware, and operations problems.
  • Places and responds to IT service request tickets from end users.
  • Train users on software and equipment usage.
  • Configure Wi-Fi network connectivity on student laptops.
  • Configure student printing on student laptops.
  • Support installation and use of exam-taking software, Examplify, on student laptops.
  • Provide IT support during midterm and final exams with Examplify software.
  • Work with various vendors on issues that require support escalation, as needed (exam software, printer, security cameras/software and AV vendors).

Audio/Video Specialist

  • Install, maintain, and support a variety of classroom AV equipment such as projectors, amplifiers, video cameras, laptops, microphones, speakers, desktops, document readers, cabling, and podiums.
  • Work with internal departments with requests for AV equipment setup or AV inquiries within the building.
  • Provide day, evening, and weekend support (when needed) to faculty, staff, and visitors for classroom AV equipment and needs.
  • Coordinate and work with external AV vendors on new AV installation and/or troubleshooting of pre-existing systems.

Other duties as assigned

  • Work with, assist and communicate with University IT Department network, systems, desktop administrators and technicians on issues, projects that affects the law school building IT infrastructure.
  • Assist law school IT helpdesk student workers, as needed, providing Tier 2 support in conjunction with the IT Helpdesk including troubleshooting PC hardware/software issues, password resets, Wi-Fi network connectivity issues, etc.
  • Disposes PC hardware and peripheral components such as CPU, monitors, printers, and disk drives on user's premises.


  • Bachelor's degree from four-year College in related area and/or equivalent combination of education/experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant experience is required.
  • Training or certification experiences in the following IT service management practices: ITIL, HDM certification, A+ certification, ACSP, or PMI.
  • Experience with SCCM, or similar imaging technologies preferred.
  • Experience working with and supporting multiple computer platforms, including integration with presentation technology such as external displays, video projectors, DVD, screens, and lecture capture systems.
  • Familiarity with IT helpdesk tracking software, to manage work requests and asset inventory.
  • Proficiency administering computer using Active Directory, Group Policies, WSUS preferred.

Effective August 27, 2021 - Capital University requires all employees in all positions to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no later than January 3, 2022 or before the first day of employment, whichever is later. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of having the full COVID-19 vaccination OR file and be granted approval for a valid religious or medical exemption. If you have any concerns regarding compliance with this requirement, you will need to discuss your concerns with Capital University's HR Department after you receive an offer of employment. Capital University does not require applicants to discuss vaccination status prior to receipt of an offer of employment and complies with all applicable laws requiring reasonable accommodation.

Capital University is committed to increasing the diversity of the Capital community and curriculum. This commitment includes Capital's dedication to the development of faculty and staff who are committed to inclusive practices in teaching, learning, working and all other campus and community interactions. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.

For more information on Capital University, visit our website at

Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, family education benefits, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance and free parking.

Capital University is an equal opportunity employer, and supports a diverse and inclusive campus community. Capital University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by the law.

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