Archive for February, 2011

Job Opening with New Hanover Co. Schools

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Area technical coordinator technician position is available with the New Hanover County School system.  The position is full-time.

AS in computer science, electronics, or related field preferred. 1 year technology related work experience. A+ certification and valid North Carolina driver|s license. Functional knowledge of IBM/PC and Mac computers, operating systems, and related hardware, and of networking systems. Ability to troubleshoot computer problems determining hardware/software related issues and communicate technical issues to non-technical staff while displaying effective interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively administer, simultaneously, a variety of projects/activities. Ability to analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequences or proposed actions, and implement recommendations in support of goals. Ability to work alone or supervise any number of personnel required to accomplish the assigned task. Ability to lift 50 pounds.
Contact Dawn Brinson at dawn.brinson@nhcs.net.

Great Web Site: www.ted.com

Friday, February 11th, 2011

Would you like to stay up-to-date with some of the most interesting and innovated new and emerging technologies?  Of course!  www.ted.com showcases presentations and talks on a wide variety of interests including technology.  When you go to the sites main page, choose the technology link on the left.  Enjoy!

Computer Technology Club Meeting

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

There is another Computer Technology Club meeting Thursday, February 3, 2010 in room NA-107 at 5pm at the North Campus of Cape Fear Community College.  Any CIT or CET major can join.  Also, if you aren’t a CIT or CET major, but taking computer courses at the college and are interested, please stop by.

Scholarship Opportunity

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

See the link below for information on a scholarship here at CFCC.  It is well-worth your effort.

http://cfcc.edu/blogs/cit/files/2011/02/adayinthelife.pdf

Administrative Admin Part-time Job Opp

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

This isn’t a true IT position, but I wanted to pass it on to others, nevertheless.  A part-time Administrative Assistant position is available at DREAMS, a small arts nonprofit serving youth.  The position will provide approximately 20 hours per week.  Duties include purchasing supplies, maintaining organizational calendar, compiling materials for grants submission, coordinating travel arrangements and other support activities as needed.   Those interested must have excellent computer, phone and people skills, meticulous attention to detail, and the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment.  If you are considering this position know that you must be able to lift 30 pounds or more.  Experience with website maintenance is preferred, but not necessary.  A flexible schedule is a plus.  If you contact the organization for this position, please let Matthew Thomas know.  He is our CFCC Career and Job Placement Specialist at mthomas@cfcc.edu.

Contact Emily Colin at dreamsprograms@ec.rr.com.

Great Free Templates

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

Microsoft offers a wide variety of free templates for your use.  Navigate to the main page for office templates and then enter a more specific search for what you are looking for.  I have found quite a few IT project management templates that are easy to use.

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/templates/