Service Desk

Posted 6 days ago by Robert Half
Costa Mesa, CA
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Looking for a new opportunity? Apply for this growing company’s Service Desk position. If you are a self-confident, motivated person with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills who enjoys a fast-paced, team-driven environment, you might succeed at this position. We need a Service Desk who can represent the Service Desk by liaising with 2nd and 3rd level teams to help transition new and changing services. You might find yourself creating knowledge articles and arranging training for other Service Desk when needed. If you can handle complex end-user support issues and provide support to team members by focusing and restoring service to the end users, this job might be for you. How your role as the Service Desk relates to IT projects and IT Service Management initiatives is also important. Candidates should also be able to understand Incident, Problem, Change Management and other processes. One of the most important parts, though, is how these processes work together to provide superior support and high availability of our business. The ideal candidate for this Analyst job can cover alternative shifts when needed.

What you get to do every single day

+ Serve as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance over the phone or via email

+ Perform onsite and remote technical support

+ Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers

+ Walk the customer through the problem-solving process

+ Escalate unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel

+ Provide accurate information on IT products or services

+ Document events and problems and their resolution in the ticketing system

+ Follow-up and update customer status and information

+ Handle end-user requests for hardware and software for supported clients in the environment.

+ Track and maintain site documentation, configurations, and maintenance. Complete special assignments and project work as needed.

+ Interface with third-party vendors to resolve certain hardware/software problems

+ Provision, deploy and recover hardware asset and workstations

+ Manage IT assets and inventory

+ Miscellaneous IT tasks and duties


+ The ideal candidate has ITIL certification

+ Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

+ Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work

+ Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

+ Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

+ Skilled in supporting Windows 10 clients in a domain environment

+ Troubleshoot experience

+ Networking experience

+ Experience with VPN Technologies

+ Good working knowledge of the Office 365 suite of applications (Outlook, Work, Excel, etc.)

+ Microsoft Technologies experience

+ In this position, the candidate will be tasked with analyzing complex business problems, proposing effective solutions and understanding and applying business vision and direction

+ Applicants with technical skills to serve as escalation point for handling incidents and service requests related to application, operating system and other service related problems will be preferred

+ 3 – 4 years of experience supporting desktop/server operating systems and technologies such as Active Directory, DNS, Exchange and VMware

+ Candidates who have a combination of superior customer service skills and technical aptitude will be preferred

+ Background in one or more programming or scripting language

+ Bachelor’s Degree preferred

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