Public Access Corporation of the District of Columbia
901 Newton St., NE Washington, DC P- (202) 526-7007 F-(202) 526-6646
Job Title: Information Technology Specialist I (ITS)
Reports to: Director of Operations
Status: Part Time (19 hours per week)
The Information Technology Specialist (ITS) I is entry-level
professional information systems technology work. The ITS I is
responsible for preparing test data and test programs; installing,
customizing, and maintaining operating and network system hardware and
software; troubleshooting and resolving computer operating system
problems; assisting with the design and development of databases;
performing systems analysis and system security functions and developing
system specification requirements.
In addition, the work encompasses a range of activities that directly
affect the operation of the organization
II. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
General Knowledge / Abilities
a. Have basic knowledge of specific applications, programming and
languages, systems, hardware or emerging technology applications.
b. Have the ability to problem-solve and developing and customize
information system components as directed.
c. Serves as a troubleshooter for specific routine applications.
d. Provides assistance and guidance to users of specific operating
systems, software packages or hardware.
e. Sets up and configures systems, equipment and software; implements
backup and recovery procedures considering user requirements and
f. Assists with the analysis of data processing requirements to plan
systems that will provide system capabilities required for projected
work loads, and assists with planning layout and installation of new
systems or modifications of existing systems.
g. Provide written documentation that includes new systems requirements,
modifications to existing systems, changed requirements of system
updates, and new versions of software applications.
h. Have basic knowledge of HTML, PHP, ASP and other web languages.
Working knowledge of HTML applications.
i. Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field from an
accredited college or university and/or certifications in specific
programming languages or operating systems may be required, depending on
the duties of the position.
Excellent familiarity with areas of programming, systems analysis,
computer operations, data control and preparation, and
data/telecommunications and Video/IT integration. Plus at least 2 years
aggregate work experience devoted primarily to IT field
A basic understanding of television production and of workflow paths for
broadcast to the internet. However, use of this equipment is not
IV. Basic competency
• Knowledge of operating systems, including a basic understanding of
desktop applications, database management, help desk operations and
troubleshooting, user training/support, LAN support, departmental
programs, server administration, network administration, system design,
and mainframe operating systems and their applications in order to
assure continual, uninterrupted operation of computer systems and equipment.
• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
IV. Working Conditions
The Information Technology Specialist I is required to be present
(assigned up to 19 hour per week) as scheduled by the Director of
Operations. DCTV operating hours is as follows: 1:45 pm to 10:15 pm
Monday through Friday, and 9:45 am to 6:15 pm Saturdays and most holidays.
Promptness and reliability to be on site as scheduled and available to
serve staff, and carry out the activities of the organization is essential.
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY AUGUST 28, 2009 5PM EST
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Public Access Corporation of DC
901 Newton Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
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