USC Application – Computer Services Consultant I

University of Southern California

Capitalizing on over 140 years of history and tradition in downtown Los Angeles, the

University of Southern California (USC)

has embarked on an unprecedented period of expansion. USC is now poised to take its place as the preeminent research institution of the 21st century and we are looking for skilled, motivated professionals to help forge the future of higher education.

The USC department of

Facilities Planning and Management

(FPM) –

Network Services

is seeking a

Computer Services Consultant I

to join its team.



Computer Services Consultant I

assists in providing support in the use of computer hardware, software and mobile devices to FPM users which include USC staff and students.

The Computer Services Consultant I

  • Assists in the ongoing support of FPM PCs and laptops, printers and various IT equipment such as mobile devices and monitoring projectors use in FPM buildings (CDF, SBA, UGW, VBB)
  • Provides workstation technical support and troubleshooting for network printers and mobile devices.
  • Assists with end user questions, issues, and problems. Works with IT equipment and software such as Office 365, Adobe Acrobat Pro, CAD applications etc.
  • Answers office phone in Network Services/IT office when working onsite and answers USC provided zoom phone when working offsite.
  • Assists in training student workers and/or users.
  • Conducts IT related training sessions for end-users which include USC staff and students.
  • Assists in the enforcement of user and IT security procedures as mandated by USC OCISO (Office of Chief Information Security Officer).
  • Stays informed of new developments and technologies in the IT field.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.


The ideal candidate for the position of

Computer Services Consultant I

meets the following preferred criteria:

  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2 years of experience providing help desk and user IT Support customer service
  • Experience assisting users with/via remote software (VPN, MS Remote Desktop)
  • Experience installing, setting up and maintaining Windows PCs and laptops (Windows 10, Windows 11), and both personal and network connected printers
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access) and other Microsoft applications such as MS Project and MS Visio
  • Familiar with Adobe software such as Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe Cloud suite
  • Knowledge of CAD applications such as Autocad, Bluebeam is a plus
  • Knowledge of computing environments; understands basic networking, Web browsers (Firefox, Chrome, MS Edge), wireless communication and securing Windows based computers (PCs and laptops)
  • Knowledge of operating Macintosh-based computers is a plus


Candidates for the position of

Computer Services Consultant I

must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree; combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
  • 1 year; combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience
  • Familiarity with one or more operating systems

The hourly rate range for this position is $26.59 – $29.00. When extending an offer of employment, the University of Southern California considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, federal, state, and local laws, contractual stipulations, grant funding, as well as external market and organizational considerations.


Facilities Planning and Management (FPM)


FPM (formerly named Capital Construction & Development / Facilities Management Services) is responsible for planning, developing, and maintaining the breadth of the facilities at USC, and is also dedicated to creating a safe environment for our USC community. Woven into every service, safety is of upmost importance. As FPM, this diverse group of innovative and talented professionals provide high quality facilities construction, operations and maintenance services at USC and serve as dedicated stewards of USC and FPM core values. FPM values

employee recognition, accountability, collaboration, respect, and trust.

Come and join the FPM team – a team that works as trusted partners shaping an environment of innovation and excellence.

Apply today!

The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education Minimum Experience: 1 year, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience Minimum Field of Expertise: Familiarity with one or more operating systems.

Job Details:

Company: University of Southern California

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA

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