Bilingual POS Technician

  • Location

    Mississauga, Canada

  • Sector:

    IT Support & Tech

  • Contact:

    Tavia Delisser

  • Job ref:

    15246

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    0.0

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-30

  • Startdate:

    2021-08-23

Job Title: Bilingual POS Technician – French and English 
Type: Contract to Permanent (Perm would be offered after 6 months)
Location: Mississauga, ON
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: $50,000 to $55,000/year

Schedule:

Rotational Shifts: Morning shift: 8am - 4:30pm and Evening shift: 1:30pm - 10pm. Shifts would rotate every couple week.

Hours/Week: 40

Role: The role will work on support, deployment, installation, and upgrade of PC workstations, tablets, printers (laser and thermal), peripherals as well as associated operating system and application software at the desktop level, including troubleshooting and repair of hardware and software failures.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing technical support to field technicians via phone, email, and remote assistance
  • Remote assist postal employees to replace/swap POS equipment and cables
  • Configure and stage POS equipment for postal outlets
  • Troubleshoot POS equipment (laser printers, receipt printers, label printers, payment devices, PC’s, handheld scanners, scales, cellular modems, tablets)
  • Updating ticketing application(s), spreadsheets, and support call details
  • Support field technicians and perform non tech/remote installs with the customer
  • Deploy desktop and peripherals following deployment documentation and checklists
  • Perform complex hardware and/or software upgrades to existing equipment
  • Utilize a strong set of troubleshooting skills to determine and resolve the root cause of most hardware or software malfunctions at the desktop level
  • Perform moves, adds, changes of computer POS equipment
  • Understand and carry-out deployment according to strict guidelines

Qualifications:

  • Bi-lingual (English/French) written and verbal communication skills
  • College or University education in Electronics or Computer Science
  • A+ Certification
  • Three (3) years of related job experience (field or depot)
  • Certification on HP and/or Lexmark Printers would be a big asset.
  • Experience repairing LCD/Touchscreen, PCs, and printers
  • Experience with MS office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. on a regular basis.