Help Desk Specialist - job id 34108

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Help Desk Specialist

Market Rate w2

Lower East Side, Manhattan

How to Apply


Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.

Pay Options: w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646) 876-9549 or email with the Job Code JO34108

Location: Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

Skills required for the position: HELP DESK, WINDOWS, MAC.


Day shift 9am - 5pm
**The candidate will need to work on-site every other week for walk-in support. **

  • Analyze, evaluate and diagnose escalated technical problems involving University enterprise-wide technology services and products assess complexity and determine resolutions; report on findings; recommend and document solutions.

  • Assess, initiate, plan and manage incident tracking database process and recommend system changes or new product development for ITS enterprise wide services and applications.

  • Collaborate with Supervisors, Technicians, IT Support Analysts (I and II), service partners, and vendors for problem management of complex technical support issues.

Current Required Experience:

  • 2 years' relevant experience analyzing hardware, software and systems' performance, providing technical support including troubleshooting to resolve problems with hardware and software applications, providing training to non-technical users and staff or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Current Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Familiarity with network systems and instructional computing, including internet services, web browsers, Windows and Macintosh-based software, electronic mail systems, and PC desktop applications (MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).

  • Excellent customer service skills.

Additional Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be well versed in quality data collection to ensure adequacy, accuracy and legitimacy of data in systems and be able to strictly follow data privacy and security procedures for data handling and analysis to ensure adherence to legal and institutional standards.

Current Preferred Experience:

  • Help Desk Institute (HDI) certification; other professional level certification in service desk.

Job Id: 34108