IT Help Desk Analyst – Govt Sector – Work From Home

  Edmonton

SERVICE DESK (HELP DESK) ANALYST

*NOTE: Candidate must have 4 years IT experience, due to the customer requirements.

Your experience at troubleshooting desktop application problems provides our clients with the confidence and trust in our services and delivery. You solve problems correctly the first time and the guidance you provide to your customers shows an understanding of their needs, and ownership in their issues. Working in a call center environment, you will develop your ability to troubleshoot Microsoft Office Suite 2011 – 2016, Outlook 2011 – 2016, Windows XP/7/10, proprietary applications, network connections, networked printers, etc. Your strong communication skills and professionalism demonstrate your superior client service skills and the pride you take in your work.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

Troubleshoot various desktop applications including Microsoft Office Suite 2011 – 2016, Microsoft Outlook 2011 – 2016, Microsoft Windows XP/7/10, proprietary applications, network connections, networked printers, etc.
Process user account administration tasks in Active Directory such as creating user objects, security groups, etc.
Respond to and troubleshoot inbound calls in a timely and accurate manner.
Create tickets and route escalated calls to remote teams.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Minimum requirements:

Experience working in a help desk environment. Demonstrated knowledge in Microsoft Windows XP/7/10, MS Outlook 2011 – 2016 and MS Office Suite 2011 – 2016, including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
Customer requests as aforementioned, 4 year minimum in IT.

Customer service related experience:

Strong communication, organizational, customer service and problem solving skills.

ASSETS:

IT related Certificate or Diploma from a recognized post secondary institution (equivalencies considered).
Preference will be given to individuals who have experience in using a trouble ticket management systems, such as Heat, ServiceNow, Remedy , etc.
Microsoft MCSP or MCSE certification and ITIL Foundations certificate.

SPECIFICS:

This job posting is for a 37.5 hour per week Service Desk position with a public sector company.
Please note that this is a temporary position with XForm, but with the option of full time permanent extension with the customer. We can provide further details to the successful candidate.
Currently located on our customer’s premises just outside of Downtown Edmonton, AB. Right now with restrictions though the job will be work from home, but will require initial training on-site.
Hours of operation for the Service Desk are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Please attach your resume to the reply to the posting to apply. Please also indicate your salary expectations in the materials you provide. This is a position in which we will be hiring on an ongoing basis as the number of projects and initiatives we have continue to grow
Please note that this job offer is for a 6 month initial contract, but has an extremely high possibility 6 month automatic extension, plus more as per our experience with the client. More details can be discussed in person.

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

XForm IT Management is a new company and a new concept in IT service delivery, owned and managed by a team that has been in the IT business since 1984. We deliver support solutions: ITIL service implementation and operational managed services employing the best in today’s technology and process. This is a ground-floor opportunity.

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