Job Information

University of Utah Technical Trainer, Sr. in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 06/10/2021

Requisition Number PRN26470B

Job Title Technical Trainer, Sr.

Working Title Technical Trainer, Sr.

Job Grade F

FLSA Code Computer Employee

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

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 $69,000/yr. – $79,699/yr.

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

Responsible for educational technology training with Utah Education Network. The person in this position will work with teachers, faculty and administrators across Utah to support effective technology use in schools, teach online courses and virtual workshops, conduct in person workshops (when pandemic conditions allow), develop original presentations and courses, and expand use of state licensed educational software through other supports. UEN serves a broad and diverse constituency and seeks staff members that reflect and support organizational goals of innovation, public service, equity and integrity. Professional growth and skill development in this position is expected and supported through collaboration with senior team members and experiences like conferences and classes.

This is a Category IIA position: Not required on campus and able to telework during the duration of the University’s COVID -19 response. Employees and/or functions where employees are able to work remotely in order to maintain campus systems, campus operations, clinical operations, and patient care.


- Work with K-12 and Higher Ed. to develop and implement training.

- Support special projects that promote effective learning and adoption of state software products

- Effectively design and deliver online courses through Canvas LMS .

- Support departmental goals including project planning, implementation and promotion.

- Represent UEN products, resources and professional development at conferences, seminars and meetings as needed.

-Build skills while working with a collaborative team

-Travel throughout Utah (post-pandemic) using state vehicle and occasional out of state travel-Flexible daytime schedule with options for telework

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor’s degree and at least 4 years of technical experience.

Department Specific Requirements:

Experience working with Utah K-12 and Higher Education Institutions in state-wide adopted software. Familiarity with contexts of public education, higher education and the Utah Education Network. Experience using the Canvas Learning Management Software and developing/conducting online courses.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Master s degree in Education, Educational Technology, or related field preferred and 5+ years experience.

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


Online reports may be submitted at

For more information:

To inquire about this posting, ( 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.