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UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE
Digital Initiatives Programmer 2
Position Description Questionnaire
G. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Please provide any additional information you believe will assist in understanding this position:
This position will work side-by-side on a daily basis with other programmers and system
administrators as they develop and implement new and emerging information technologies in a
library environment. The individual in this position will routinely engage in deeply complex technical
planning, problem solving, and decision making concerning computer programs, systems, and
services which students and faculty teachers and researchers in our university community will depend
The key to success for the individual selected for this position is the ability to quickly learn and
smoothly transition to new programming languages/technologies as specific projects demand. Unlike
many programmer positions that are focused on a specific core set of technologies, this position will
be much more diverse and require great technical agility.
the Departmental Organizational Chart prepared by your department with names and
titles (include to whom this position reports, others who report to the same individual, and
who reports to this position).
This Position Description Questionnaire (PDQ) has been reviewed by the individuals whose signatures
appear below, indicating that the PDQ accurately reflects the job content of the position:
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PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS DEFINITIONS
Climbing – Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and
arms. Body agility is emphasized. This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for
Balancing – Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouch on narrow, slippery or erratically
moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount and kind of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and
maintenance of body equilibrium.
Stooping – Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important as it occurs to a
considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
Kneeling – Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
Crouching – Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.