University of Utah Health Care

  • IT Internship (12 month - full time)

    Requisition Number
    Employment Type
    Intern (Full Time)
    Work Schedule
    M-F 8-5
    Location Name
    Off-Campus (Other)
    Patient Care?
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA


    This position is a 12 month internship. Applicants should expect to work a regular schedule Monday through Friday for the 12 month internship.


    The internship is designed to give a student exposure to essential information technologies operations functions within a healthcare organization. This learning opportunity is intended to refine the individual's analytical, consultative, decision-making, interpersonal and managerial skills through IT project work while providing broad exposure to information technology initiatives within the hospital. 

    This position is responsible for performing semi-skilled in web and app programming, content management and content writing. This position will manage several websites and apps, so intern must have experience developing and/or managing websites and apps.

    This position has no responsibility for providing patient care.


    • Prepares IT hardware needed for daily installs and projects.
    • Delivers and picks up IT Hardware to assigned locations, hospital, and remote clinics.
    • Installs memory, hard drives, dual video cards, and other devices on computers and laptops.
    • Processes trouble tickets including contacting users and technicians for further details.
    • Assists in institutional upgrades and sweeps, as needed, following ITS established procedures for installation and machine configuration.
    • Assists in installing, repairing or replacing an assortment of different IT equipment ranging from printers to desktop computers.
    • May be assigned to work with Computer Desktop technicians on specific assignments.
    • Checks system logs for errors.
    • Starts jobs and monitors logs to ensure the successful completion of jobs.
    • Adds, moves and deletes devices in CMDB.
    • Answers main phone line and routes calls as needed.
    • Monitors, adds, changes, deletes devices and/or services in monitoring systems.

    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

    • Experienced with Content Management Systems (CMS)
    • Working knowledge of web and applications programming development
    • Content editing/proofing
    • Content research and creation
    • Proficiency in the various desktop operating system environments and basic desktop application suites, including word-processing, spreadsheet, and email.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with employees at all organizational levels.
    • Demonstrated human relations and communications skills, and ability to work in a team environment.
    • A strong commitment to excellence in service.
    • Ability to follow specific directions.
    • Ability to work both individually and in a team environment.
    • Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above.




    • Proficient in HTML and CSS
    • Proficient in C#
    • Familiar with xamarin
    • Currently enroll in an applicable undergraduate program.

    Qualifications (Preferred)


    • One year of applicable or related experience.
    • IT help desk experience.
    • Knowledge and experience in Health Care.
    • Currently enrolled as an active student with the University of Utah.
    • Currently enrolled in an applicable program.

    Working Conditions and Physical Demands

    Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

    • This is a sedentary position that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

    Physical Requirements

    Lifting, Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Walking


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