Mastech Digital is an IT Staffing and Digital Transformation Services company.

Desktop Support

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Location: San Leandro, CA
Job Code: 276173
Posted: Mar 17, 2023

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Desktop Support for our client in the IT Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position, and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 5+ Months Contract

Location: San Leandro, CA (Onsite)

Role: Desktop Support

Primary Skills: HelpDesk

Role Description: The Desktop Support must have at least 3+ years of experience. In this role, you will be the Frontline technical support and guidance in planning, implementation and ongoing operations of LAN's and WAN's, and implementation of end user computing applications and devices for the company’s Medical groups and business partners and employees. 

In general employees are responsible for responding to tickets (inquires or requests for services related to desktop hardware) originating from the National Service Desk. 

For requests that cannot be serviced over the phone, tickets are generated electronically and distributed via network queue to the relevant location or business line to be resolved by Desktop employees: 

1) Incident tickets: all secondary break/fix requests for electronic desktop equipment

2) Add/Move/change tickets: moving and installing new personal computers and/or ordering and replacing equipment for assigned areas (e.g., building/installing computers for a new office.) 

Each level includes the skills and duties from the previous level. 

Essential Functions: 

- Accepts trouble reports including such activities as: handling system installation and configuration, printer systems, fundamentals of security, installing third-party software and documentation of hardware/software logs and operating procedures. 

- Provides excellent customer service to computer users. 

- May direct and distribute work each day by checking queue of tickets and assigning the incidents and/or moves/changes to the relevant Team members. 

- Coordinates Moves, Adds, and Changes to support complex LAN&WAN networks, including configuration, training, installation, maintenance, support and documentation of hardware/software logs and operating procedures. 

- Maintains and secures inventory of all hardware and software. 

- Supervision Given and Received: Is competent in most phases of end user computing applications to work on own. 

- Typically works under the general direction of the team lead and/or supervision of Manager. 

- Problem Solving and Decision Making: Analyzes problems and takes corrective action. 

- Customer Service Skills: Demonstrates professional behavior with all customers at all times. 

- Develops a clear understanding of the customer's needs seeking information through clarifying questions. 

- Maintains clear communications with customers regarding expectations and time frames. 

- Follows up with customers after a problem has been resolved to inform them of any action taken. 

- Sensitive to customer's frustration and responds professionally. 

Basic Qualifications: Experience: 

- Minimum two (2) years of professional experience, in end user computing and PC/Workstation based LAN applications. 


- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required. License, Certification.

Additional Skills: 

- Knowledge of mobile devices.

- Current and recent Windows, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office Suite of products. 

- Excellent customer service skills. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

- Some technical consulting experience preferred. 

- Bachelor's degree in computer science or IS Or four (4) years of experience in a directly related field preferred.

- Microsoft Certifications or training and/or A+ preferred.

Education: High School/Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent

Experience: Minimum 3+ years of experience

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: No

Local Preferred: Yes

Note: Must be able to work on a W2 basis (No C2C)

Recruiter Name: Ranjit Karmakar

Recruiter Phone: 510-322-8302

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