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Computer Operator

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Posting Number STA00187PO17
Classification Title IT Services Specialist I
Internal Title Computer Operator
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division Division of Information Technology
Department University Technology Services
Band 3
Advertised Minimum Salary $22,182
Advertised Salary Range $22,182-$29,656
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Full Time
Hours per week 37.5
Work Schedule

Four-10 hour days- Noon to 10:30 pm

Type of Staff Position Time-Limited (TL)
Basis 12 months
Job Search Category Information Technology

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at Research Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

Benefit Eligibility Type Time-Limited (TL)
South Carolina Retirement Yes
State Insurance Programs Yes
Annual Leave Yes
Sick Leave Yes

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Under general supervision serves as lead operator on a shift in a large complex data processing installation processing batch and on-line applications, running MVS, JES, VM, CMS, IMS and multiple data base systems. This position is a four 10-hour day – Noon to 10:30pm

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

High school diploma and 1 year related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Extensive knowledge of the care and operation of computers and related peripherals. Must have a minimum of three (3) years experience in a data processing installation running MVS, JES, VM, IMS and multiple data bases. Requirements can be obtained by formal training in a technical and/or business school and three (3) years progressive experience as a computer operator. KSE Must display the ability to attain and maintain solid working relationships with users/customers in which there is regular contact.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential
Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 09/01/2017
If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 06/30/2021
Job Open Date 08/18/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a high school diploma and 1 year related work experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume