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Department: Visible Futures Lab
Job Type: Part-Time
Available From: Oct 27, 2019
Reports To: Lab Director

Position Overview:

Maintain department network and computers

Work Schedule:

Part-time, 20 hours per week, year-round (additional hours as required during peak periods)


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain local computer network for the Visual Futures Lab (VFL)
  • Install, update and maintain all software necessary for lab operations each year
  • Assist with repairing and replacing computers and computer components as necessary
  • Assist with technology forecasts for lab planning and budgeting
  • Liaise between IT and the VFL to ensure that the lab meets all standards and expectations



  • College degree in technology or design-based field
  • Minimum two years experience administrating networks and maintaining computers
  • Proficient in Mac- and PC-based systems
  • Detail-oriented
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of lab/fabrication software and network

School of Visual Arts has been a leader in the education of artists, designers and creative professionals for more than seven decades. With a faculty of distinguished working professionals, a dynamic curriculum and an emphasis on critical thinking, SVA is a catalyst for innovation and social responsibility. Comprising 7,000 students at its Manhattan campus and 38,000 alumni in 75 countries, SVA also represents one of the most influential artistic communities in the world. For more information about the College’s 31 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and Continuing Education division, visit sva.edu.

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To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to working@sva.edu. No walk-ins or phone calls, please.

The School of Visual Arts is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.