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JOB TITLE:                 Help Desk Intern 

DEPARTMENT:          Information Technology Group 

SUPERVISOR:            Computer Manager - ITG


  • Assist support staff with providing information and service to faculty, members and staff in the departments of Historical Studies, Social Science and Administration.
  • Responsibilities will include drive imaging, testing software builds and office hardware installs.
  • Ensure proper operation of IT equipment, including desktop and mobile computers, as well as printers.
  • Create and update documentation on our Drupal web site.
  • Participate in the inventory process, including the assignment and tracking of asset tags to equipment, and ensuring all records are accurate.
  • Other duties as assigned. 


  • Only current college undergraduates (freshmen-juniors) may apply for this position.
  • Must be able to work at least 8 hours a week during the school year between 8am and 5pm.
  • Previous experience with providing hardware and software troubleshooting support is required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills are required.
  • Ability to lift and move computer equipment short distances is required. 

The Institute for Advanced Study is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants.  We believe in the inherent value of diversity and equal opportunity, recognizing that a truly diverse workforce will bring a wider array of perspectives, as well as more innovative and effective solutions, to the organization.   As a community dedicated to intellectual inquiry, we are resolutely committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

Location: Princeton, NJ
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