The Microcomputer Maintenance and Repair program prepares students for entry-level employment within a variety of industrial settings.
While a variety of industries utilize computer maintenance and repair workers, general tasks might include the planning, directing, and coordinating of activities in support of electronic data processing, information systems, system analysis, and computer programming or repair.
Typical day-to-day tasks could include:
Directing daily operations of a department, analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines.
Meeting with department heads, managers, supervisors, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems.
Reviewing project plans to plan and coordinate project activity.
Assigning and reviewing the work of systems analysts, programmers, and other computer-related workers.
Providing users with technical support for computer problems.