Computer Systems Technician

Computer Systems Technicians assemble, install, maintain and repair computer hardware, software and related equipment.

Personal requirements of a Computer Systems Technician may include:

  • Excellent computer skills
  • Problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills

Computer Systems Technicians may complete the following tasks:

  • Computer hardware and software installation, maintenance and support
  • Staff workstation configuration, maintenance and support
  • Networked CDROM databases maintenance and support
  • Computer Equipment Inventory documentation and maintenance
  • Hardware warranty management and vendor liaison
  • Server operations, maintenance and support
  • Helpdesk and training duties
  • Special duties for network and specific software support (IT-related special projects and development work

This career requires a university degree or diploma in IT/Computer Systems Technician.