Bilingual IT Technical Support (French/English)

Location Lachine, Canada
JobType Permanent
Salary
Reference 14116

Job Title: Bilingual IT Technical Support
Type:         Permanent
Location:   Lachine, QC


Job Description

Our client is currently looking for a Bilingual IT Technical Support personnel within their IT Department. This position is responsible for providing Tier 1&2 support for the computers and network environments at all distribution locations. Under general supervision, this position will provide technical software, hardware, network and support management services while working closely with the Local Site Coordinator (LSC). The IT Technical Support collaborates closely with other IT groups to implement and support established IT policies and procedures. This role will be interacting with all levels of business and/or management.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the daily performance of all desktops, laptops, mobile devices and peripheral equipment at all locations
  • Utilize the internal ticketing tool to resolve incidents and change requests in a timely manner
  • Promote IT Cyber security best practices on daily basis via your actions and your communication
  • Document issues, problems and actions taken on daily basis to ensure accurate tracking of activities and the related remediation work
  • Ensure hardware assets are updated in the Asset Management System following company’s standards & procedures
  • Participate in on-call rotation to provide 24/7 support
  • Guide users using appropriate collaboration tools
  • Provide remote diagnostic support for all types of user devices
  • Provide audio/video meeting support for local and remote users
  • Coordinate IT infrastructure work with other IT work groups and vendors
  • Perform support activities including patch installs, incident resolution, account maintenance, etc.
  • Perform and/or help support Tier 1&2 hardware break-fix services on PC's, laptops, network printers, servers, etc.
  • Perform and/or help support Tier 1&2 IMAC (installs, moves, adds, changes) services, hardware rollouts, refreshes and other hardware deployment related activities on PC's, laptops, phones, video endpoints, printers, wireless hand-held devices, etc.
  • Perform Tier 1&2 supports services installing and troubleshooting hardware, software and networks; perform preventive maintenance activities
  • Aid and guidance to other Business/IT teams as required
  • Create internal procedures and best practices for IT related items
  • Ability to travel to other locations as required

Education / Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience with a demonstrated history of achievement and progression utilizing technical skills, technologies and systems in the support of desktops, mobility, servers and/or switching in a corporate environment
  • Microsoft and/or Cisco certifications (or equivalents) and a bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field
  • Ability to identify, troubleshoot and resolve a wide range of technical related problems including LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, IP addresses etc.
  • Practical knowledge of Licensing Compliance and Support Agreements for PC, technical and hardware equipment infrastructure
  • Technical Skills ~ 5+ years’ experience troubleshooting and resolving printer issues in addition to configuring and installing printers; supporting mobility, desktop and unified communications in a corporate or academic organization; working with MS server software and hardware; working with Physical Network Components (LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, IP address, backup power, cabling management etc.); leading and managing technology projects; managing an Active Directory
  • Knowledge and understanding of a complex voice and video implementation