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3 May 2022

Temporary IT Intern

MAU – Posted by MAU Augusta, Georgia, United States

Job Description


The IT Intern supports IT staff in the maintenance of hardware, software and systems.  They participate in development of desktops, computers, network equipment, and security.

Essential Functions

  • Troubleshoot incidents and problems.
  • Research incidents and problems.
  • Write technical support notes.
  • Write system and process documentation.
  • Complete documented work requests.


  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Technical Capacity
  • Thoroughness
  • Project Management
  • Adaptability & Flexibility
  • Dependability & Reliability
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Collaboration Skills
  • Customer/Client Focus
  • Organizational Skills
  • Initiative
  • Time Management

Required Competencies for all MAU Staff

  • Ethical Conduct
  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility

Required Education and Experience

IT Interns must be in pursuit of a degree in computer science, information technology or engineering.

Required Skills

  • Desktop support
  • Typing – at least 40 words per minute
  • Structured, disciplined troubleshooting

Preferred skills

  • Windows OS Support
  • Cisco Network Equipment
  • Cisco Security Appliances

Supervisory Responsibility

There are no direct supervisory responsibilities.  The highest performers will be team players who are well-versed in mentoring.  Leadership during projects, outages, or incidents is required.

Career Path Progression from this position

  • Technical Support Representative
  • Systems Manager
  • Network Technician
  • Security Technician

Work Environment or Working Conditions

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This job requires the ability to work in stressful, time-critical situations.  Priorities frequently shift based on customer requests and operational issues.  Some off-hours and on-call work is required.

Physical Demands

IT Interns frequently:

  • Sit for at least 4 hours per day.
  • Repeat the same movements.
  • Use hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls.

It is important for IT Interns to be able to:

  • See details of objects that are less than a few feet away.
  • Speak clearly so listeners can understand.
  • Understand the speech of another person.
  • Use fingers to grasp, move, or assemble very small objects.

It is not as important, but still necessary, for IT Interns to be able to:

  • See details of objects that are more than a few feet away.
  • See differences between colors, shades, and brightness.
  • Hear sounds and recognize the difference between them.
  • Focus on one source of sound and ignore others.
  • Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls.
  • Hold the arm and hand in one position or hold the hand steady while moving the arm.
  • Use one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects.


This position requires up to 25% travel.

EEO Statement


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Temporary.

Job expires in 20 days.

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