Requisition ID R3241

Computer Maintenance Technician
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Test, repair and upgrade computer systems and their components in order to help us maintain normal operations.

Job Description


  • Tests computer equipment in order to isolate faults

  • Replaces modules or components to restore equipment to normal operations

  • Maintains records of repairs, calibrations and tests

  • Fills out time and expense reports

  • Maintains parts inventories and relates to parts vendors

  • Offers technical advice on ways to keep equipment operational

  • Adds new components such as CD drives, disk drives, printers, memory, etc. to existing systems as necessary

  • Services equipment at regular intervals to maintain operating standards


  • Should have a servant heart and be a patient person

  • Able to analyze and troubleshoot problems, including hardware, software and OS problems in order to minimize computer downtime

  • Good interpersonal skills, with the ability to train others in computer maintenance

  • A working knowledge of different computer hardware components for both desktop and laptop computers

  • A working understanding of operating systems including Windows, Linux and Apple with an emphasis on MS Windows

  • A working knowledge of network systems

  • Knowledge of the setup for both the Internet and email system.

  • Able to analyze and troubleshoot problems in order to get these systems up and running when they fail

  • A working understanding of alternative power sources, their hookup, maintenance and repair

  • A working knowledge of MS Office and Open Office applications.

Education & Experience

  • CompTIA A+ Certification or equivalent experience.

Job Application

Computer Maintenance Technician
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About SIL

Dallas, TX - Founded in 1934

SIL is a global, faith-based nonprofit that works with local communities around the world to develop language solutions that expand possibilities for a better life.

Our faith inspires and informs our commitment to expand possibilities for people to thrive. We believe all people are created by God and given language as a means for flourishing. Through language, we understand who we are, experience relationships and explore life’s most important questions.