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Music Equip Support Specialist

Virginia Tech
Job Location:
Blacksburg, Virginia

Job Description

The Music Equipment Support Specialist provides support for fixed asset management, including acoustic music instrument and equipment checkout, maintenance, and inventory as necessary for periodic internal and external fixed assets audits and equipment surplus in accordance with university procedures. The Equipment Support Specialist is also responsible for student locker support/maintenance and for managing music classroom spaces. This position coordinates and supervises student employees and works with faculty to meet A/V needs and to provide technical and classroom support for live events as needed.

Required Qualifications

Experience with acoustical music instruments, audio/video equipment, and technology. The successful candidate must possess excellent organizational, time management, communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision, being able to prioritize and perform multiple tasks. The candidate must be able to work both independently and cooperatively in a team atmosphere.

Preferred Qualifications

B.A. in Music or equivalent background in music.

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To apply

Visit (job number 518860). Please include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.

Additional Information

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check as well as documentation ofCOVID-19 vaccinationor receive approval from the university for a vaccination exemption due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or military status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

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