Job Posting: IT Support Associate

POSITION DESCRIPTON
The Wisconsin State Fair Park (WSFP) is seeking an enthusiastic, detail-oriented and dedicated candidate to work as an IT Support Associate. The ideal candidate will be reliable, timely, and have a strong work ethic and willingness to learn. Please note: The position can be considered an internship for students who are interested.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE
This position is an unclassified Limited Term Employment (LTE) position within the State of Wisconsin employment system.

COMPENSATION
Pay is $10.00 – $14.00 per hour depending on experience.

WHO CAN APPLY
This recruitment is open to Wisconsin residents interested in the field of Information Technology.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Client PC administration and setup
  • Support services management
  • User account administration
  • Problem solver to drive successful completion of assigned tasks

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Strong organizational skills are a must
  • Ability to withstand an ever-changing, fast-paced environment, remain calm under pressure and maintain a positive, can-do attitude
  • Friendly and positive demeanor

SPECIAL NOTES
Candidate must be able to work all 11 days of the annual Wisconsin State Fair; for 2017 these dates are August 3 – 13, 2017. The position is part-time during the spring and full-time during the summer. Prior to appointment to this position, the candidate will be subject to a comprehensive criminal background check.

TO APPLY
Please submit a resume and cover via email to Tyler.Pilz@wistatefair.com (use Subject: IT Support Associate). Application materials will be reviewed on a first come, first serve basis and the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to Tyler Pilz, Director of Information Technology, at 414.266.7112.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Wisconsin State Fair Park is a year-round entertainment venue hosting activities, events, meetings and more throughout the four seasons. Home to the Exposition Center, Tommy G. Thompson Youth Center, the Milwaukee Mile Speedway, Products Pavilion and many other facilities, hundreds of events are held at the Fair Park each year. Perhaps the most notable and certainly the signature event, the Wisconsin State Fair, welcomes more than one million Fairgoers over 11 summer days. Visit www.wistatefair.com for more information.

Wisconsin State Fair Park’s central location within the largest metro area in Wisconsin makes it a desirable place to work, live and play. As a world-class city, Milwaukee and the Greater Milwaukee Area are full of opportunities galore for living, working and playing. Visit www.discovermilwaukee.com for more information.

Wisconsin State Fair Park is an equal opportunity employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce. While performing the duties of this specific job, the employee is regularly required to sit; stand; walk; climb; use ladders; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color and peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

All Limited Term and Seasonal Employment Positions, including those for the annual Wisconsin State Fair, require Wisconsin Residency, as defined in § 6.10(1), at the time of application and throughout employment with Wisconsin State Fair Park.