Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York  

SWAT Job Description

Fordham IT
Internet Services - WEBGROUP

Job Description – March 2014 
DIVISION:           Student Technology Services
POSITION:          Student Web Authoring/Training Staff  (SWAT Team)
SUPERVISOR:    Director of Internet Services
Fordham IT's SWAT team assists with web development for the Fordham University community. Members of this group will be exposed to a mix of web authoring technologies and learn how to operate in an enterprise-class Web development environment. They are expected to provide a high level of customer service, demonstrate technical skill, exemplary interpersonal skills and maintain a professional attitude at all times. Some technical training may be provided to anyone that is offered a position.
  • You must be a registered fulltime student during the full year of your appointment.
  • You are expected to be and remain in good academic standing with a minimum G.P.A. of 2.70. Candidates who are on probation or provisional registration may not be considered.
  • All SWAT members are expected to uphold, enforce and abide by all university policies.
  • Maintain good citizenship 


  • Redeploying strategic parts of the University website to conform to stylistic and industry coding standards.
  • Work with Departmental Web Liaisons to ensure freshness of Web Content and design.
  • Training for departmental Web authors.
  • Develop or update documentation, Style Guides and Templates for users.   

  • Working knowledge of Cascading Style Sheets.
  • Experience in a graphics imaging software (Photoshop or open source equivalent).
  • Dreamweaver, CMS or open source equivalent.
    • For the 2014-2015 academic year, the salary will be $12 per hr.
    Other Duties as assigned.


     Please click below to

    (You MUST attach your Resume to the Application)





    Site  | Directories
    Submit Search Request