Andrew Stones

Information School

ICT Technician

Andy Stones
a.d.stones@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 2639

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Andrew Stones
Information School
Regent Court (IS)
211 Portobello
Sheffield
S1 4DP
Profile

I came to the University as a trainee computer technician on the Bfit Project (Barnsley Fasttrack to Information Technology) in 2001. I then assisted managing the project for a number of years before becoming a project co-ordinator on the SYFIT Project (Sheffield Fasttrack to Information Technology) subsequently called Uni-Tech, trainee programme. The programme provided training and hands-on experience in ICT for local unemployed people - www.sheffield.ac.uk/is/about/community/unitech.

My current role since 2005 as been a member of the ICT team providing and maintaining hardware, software and AV support to staff and students in the department to ensure that equipment and resources run smoothly and are compatible and up to date. I support all types of computer platforms and have recently qualified as an Apple support engineer.

I am also the Departmental First Aider, Fire Marshal and DSE Assessor/Trainer.

Responsibilities

My main responsibilities are:

  • Provision of ICT support to staff and students in the School.
  • School DSE assessor/Trainer
  • School Fire Marshal
  • School First Aider

Committe Membership:

  • Faculty Health and Safety Committee