Job Information

University of Utah IT Warehouse Technician in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 09/02/2021

Requisition Number PRN27466B

Job Title Computer Technician

Working Title IT Warehouse Technician

Job Grade D

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary


VP Area President

Department 00336 - KUEN/Utah Education Network

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $15.19/hr. to $28.08/hr. DOE

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

IT Warehouse Technician is a key role in the IT Asset Management ( ITAM )) Lifecycle. ITAM is intrinsically tied to the core competency of the Utah Education and Telehealth Network ( UETN ). UETN provides network and IT Solutions for Educational institutions (Higher Education, K12, Libraries and Other (Zoo, Aquarium)) throughout Utah.

As an IT Warehouse Technician, you will help us maintain the UETN warehouse and use your technical knowledge to process assets (deploy, retire or swap), find the best vendors and pricing for network and IVC classrooms consumables, stage equipment in the lab (backup role to the Lab Tech), use software tools to make work easier, participate in annual audits. The warehouse is the hub for the UETN Network, Backbone, and Interactive Video Conference ( IVC ) Classroom installations.

If you are someone that likes to learn, likes technology and wants to grow then this is the position for you. Not only will you get to work with every department in Technical Services but you will be part of the team improving the way that we run the warehouse and manage the IT Asset Management ( ITAM ) Lifecycle.

This is a Category I position: Mandatory Required on Campus or at Health Care Facilities.


· Process IT assets to be deployed, swapped or retired.

· Handling and moving network and classroom devices using a cart, pallet jack or forklift.

· Keep IT asset data up to date.

· Help with annual asset inventory.

· Help with annual consumables audit.

· Orders and maintains a stock of consumables in the warehouse.

· Racks and labels network equipment before deployment.

· Collaborate with IT Asset Management Team to improve the way we do things.

This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required

Nearly Continuously: Office & Warehouse environment.

Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required

Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.

Often: Walking, standing, bending, lifting – up to 50 pounds.

Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead, lifting – over 50 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate’s degree in a computer related field and two years of experience or equivalency recommended. Demonstrated computer skills, human relations and effective communication skills are required.

Department Specific Qualifications

Must have experience working in one or more the following roles:

· Data Center Technician

· Desktop/ LAN Technician

· IT Service or Help Desk

· IT Purchasing Analyst

Must have experience working with online tools and be adaptable to using tools. This role works with a base set of the following tools:

· IT Asset Management Tool

· Service Desk Tool

· Direct Messaging Tool

· Project Management Tool

Experience with any of the following tools is a plus.

· Filemaker

· Jira Service Desk

· Confluence/Wiki for knowledge base

· Slack for DM

· Webex Teams for DM

· Wrike for Projects


Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


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For more information:

To inquire about this posting, email: ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.