Technical Assistant to the Communication Center

Company: Georgia Tech Communication Center


General Information
  • Job Type: Part-time
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Compensation: $12-15 an hour
Contact Information
  • Name: Dr. Peter Fontaine
  • Phone: 404.385.3613
  • Email: peter.fontaine@lmc.gatech.edu
  • Address: Peter Fontaine, Associate Director of the Communication Center peter.fontaine@lmc.gatech.edu
  • Website: http://communicationcenter.gatech.edu
Qualifications:

DESCRIPTION
The Communication Center Technical Assistant will play a key role in the development and maintenance of technology-related marketing tools, possibly including but not limited to, graphics and content for websites and brochures, creating and editing videos, and implementing social media marketing strategies. You will have the opportunity to get real world experience in marketing, design, and web technologies.

QUALIFICATIONS
Viable applicants must be enrolled Georgia Tech undergraduate students. The key characteristics of any applicant for this job are a willingness to learn and to follow best practices for making content that is accessible by everyone. We're looking for someone with an interest in design of any kind (not just graphics). Helpful, although not required, is a familiarity with any graphic design software (Gimp, Adobe Photoshop, Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, or etc.). A knowledge of HTML, PHP, CSS, etc. is not required, but would be helpful.

The technical assistant will help provide basic support for a wide range of multimedia technologies, and will have the ability to communicate effectively with people at varying levels of computer literacy. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, and have a willingness to serve on student advisory boards and to attend meetings regarding technology with our director/associate director. Pays between $12-15 an hour depending on experience. We are looking for the candidate to start mid-July or early August.

How to Apply: You can submit an application form online through the Communication Center website Jobs page.