Unitrans: IT Assistant

Contact Information

Name: Craig Lowe

Phone: 530-752-0885

Email: it@unitrans.com

You can visit the Unitrans website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $14.25/hr

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: Yes

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 15-19 hrs/wk

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0009-1549-2016

Last Date to Apply: April 7, 2016


Assist the IT Manager in building and maintaining web applications, as well as maintaining the computer workstations that Unitrans employees use on a daily basis.


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  • Help develop the Unitrans Web Suite, an internal web application used to manage most of the administrative and operational tasks within the company. 
  • Help to maintain the Unitrans network and it's associated workstations, including but not limited to: technical support to users and deploying new workstations.


A) Web development experience in Python, PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, or SQL.
B) Be able to manage Windows XP and Windows 7 based computers including:

  1. Reformatting the Hard Drive, installing the OS, and installing third-party software.
  2. Set up peripherals and providing technical support to users.
C) Experience working with a SQL based DBMS (Oracle, MySQL, etc.)
D) Experience working with a version control system (Git or Subversion).
E) Experience developing in an MVC Framework (Django, Zend, Mach II).
F) Ability to work independently and meet development goals/deadlines.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.

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