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IT Team

Division: Student Technology Services

Position: IT Team (Back-to-School Student IT Support)

Supervisor: Assistant Director, Student Technology Services

The IT Team provides Back-to-School (B2S) support for students at Fordham University. The IT Team works during move-in weekend and throughout the first week of classes, as available. Team members help new and returning students connect to the University network and setup their technology. They assist with logging into Fordham wifi on all devices, registering multimedia devices, assisting with printers and TV setups as well as giving out important IT information on help and support services..


  • IT Team members must be registered Fordham students in good academic standing during the Fall semester of their appointment.
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Detail orientated and able to multitask.
  • Eager to assist others in all technology needs.
  • Reliability and punctuality with regard to scheduled hours is critical.
  • Must be able to return early to campus in August for training.
  • Dependable and professional in one's conduct and actions.
  • Willing to help out whenever needed and available during the B2S time frame.
  • Have a genuine love of IT and helping others.


  • Attend mandatory half day training remotely the week before move-in.
  • Resident students are required to move into their hall early, on the Friday before move-in, to be ready to work.
  • Mandatory hours of work are Sunday (9-3), and Monday/Tuesday (10:30-2:30) during move-in week.
  • Students will assist with other IT duties on campus as requested, including staffing info tables.

Technical Knowledge (some training provided)

  • Knowledgeable of computer basics of PC, Mac, and Chromebooks.
  • Use all of the Portal's resources and demonstrate them.
  • Configure internet protocols settings to enable network connection.
  • Update/remove/install software, if necessary.
  • Run operating system updates.
  • Setup TV's and install printers.
  • Configure gaming and mobile devices for network connections.
  • Enable network access on all devices.

Compensation: $17.00 per hour

Apply to this job. You will be asked to attach your resume to the job application.