Job Title: IT Specialist
Reports To: IT Manager
Direct Reports: None
Department: Information Technology
Location: Irvine, CA
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt/Hourly
Position Status: Direct Hire - Permanent Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00AM-5:00PM) – may change due to special projects and/or assignments
Base Salary Range: $20-21 per hour
Travel: up to 5% in state travel; may require occasional out of CA
About US Storage Centers
Westport Properties manages US Storage Centers (“USSC”) which is a top 10 Self Storage Management company in the country with over 130 properties and operating in multi-states under management with over 30 million rentable square feet. Founded in 1985, we have built a premier management platform in the industry. Since its inception, USSC has helped thousands of its customers organize their lives by delivering convenient and affordable self-storage solutions.
Summary Role: IT Specialist
Westport Properties continues to grow rapidly and we are seeking an IT Specialist with a strong knowledge of computer hardware and software and proficient knowledge in troubleshooting technical problems. The IT Specialist will have the ability to work closely with employees, management and IT vendors with a variety of IT skills levels. A strong knowledge of computers and how they operate, which includes having a broad understanding of hardware and software, operating systems and basic computer programs is a must for this position. This role is expected to be a proactive self-starter with a positive, can-do attitude is a must in order to embrace the Collaborative Team Culture environment. This position requires excellent analytical and organizational skills to assist the IT Department and Company propel with upward momentum of growth and expansion on a national, multi-state level.
Key Essential Functions & Areas of Responsibilities:
Benefits for Full-Time Employees
All Employees must pass a post-offer, pre-hire background screening which includes a multi-state criminal check and DMV Records in accordance with federal protected FCRA/FACTA Requirements for Investigative Consumer Reports, CA ICRA and other state mandated requirements for employment purposes. Furthermore, this job description is subject to change at any time. Nothing in this job description is meant to guarantee employment status and/or position. This job description neither restricts nor prevents management’s right to assign and/or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time of the essential functions. It does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be subsequently assigned.
Essential Job Function for Reasonable Work Accommodation
According to the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA), Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA), employees must be able to perform the essential job functions with or without a reasonable accommodation. The Company will provide reasonable work accommodations to allow the employee to perform their essential job functions and duties as detailed above.
Westport Properties, Inc. is a parent company of US Storage Centers (USSC) which provides at-will, equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or genetics. Furthermore, Westport Properties, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment and discrimination based on age, disability, color, genetics, gender identity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in compliance with federal, state and applicable local laws governing employment and labor law in every location in which the company conducts business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.