NetCorps is seeking a Technology Consultant to work with nonprofit organizations providing technology assistance, including needs assessments, strategic planning/budgeting, project management, training, documentation, and implementation of technology projects.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for the non-profit sector, environmental, or social justice causes. They will be a strong problem solver, finding appropriate solutions for client needs, and able to communicate with clients from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Our ideal candidate comes with knowledge and experience in at least two of the following areas: Databases; Web development; Server setup & maintenance; Productivity software; or Networking and VPNs.

Who We Are

NetCorps is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, based in Eugene, Oregon that primarily serves nonprofit organizations throughout Oregon. Since 1995, NetCorps has been providing nonprofit specific technology assistance and services, with the goal of educating, empowering and enhancing the capacity of the nonprofit sector.

What You’ll Do

The Technology Consultant, who reports to the Executive Director or to Senior Consulting staff, is responsible for the following:

  • Customer Service
  • Evaluating and producing solutions for client needs
  • Problem solving
  • Project management

 

Who You Are & Keys to Success (the must-haves)

To be successful in this job, you will excel in five areas:

Reliability: You set realistic goals for your time and communicate due dates and timelines to clients and to the team to keep us all working to the same ends. When you say you’ll complete something, you’ll get it done.

Clarity: You communicate in a clear and concise manner, and tailor communication style to the recipient. You are compassionate and respectful with clients and the communities that they serve.

Integrity: You appreciate that clients have their own priorities and values, and offer solutions that meet their priorities and values.

Independence: Although you are comfortable asking for support from teammates, you do best when you’re setting your own schedule and delivering to a target. You don’t mind working alone.

Functional Knowledge and Experience: You have knowledge and experience in:

  • Computer setup and troubleshooting;
  • Help Desk support and Customer Service;
  • Productivity software

And at least two of the following areas:

  • Databases;
  • Web development;
  • Server setup & maintenance;
  • Networking, including wireless networking, VPNs, and network wiring.

Prior experience in the non-profit sector is preferred.

If you were here right now, you would be:

  • Planning a server upgrade and migration project for a small- to mid-sized nonprofit
  • Assisting a small nonprofit with a conversion from an IMAP email server to a web-based email service
  • Recommending and implementing network hardware upgrades for improved VPN performance

What Else You Should Know

NetCorps is an equal opportunity employer. We especially encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ people, and people with disabilities to apply.

The position is full-time at about 160 hours/month and is based in Lane County, OR. Some travel may be required to reach client sites, and candidates should have their own transportation. Lifting of equipment up to 50 pounds may be necessary. The salary for this position ranges from $40,000 to $50,000 annually, with exact salary depending on experience.

How to Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to Poppy Lochridge, Senior Technology Consultant, at poppy@netcorps.org.