Share this Job

 

 

 

 

 

DESKTOP SUPPORT SPECIALIST - WEILER CAMPUS - 5733

YONKERS, NY, US


Your IT skills can contribute to improving patient care and health outcomes for one of the region’s most prestigious academic medical centers! We offer a stable working environment, respectful work/life balance, excellent employee benefits including generous PTO, and the opportunity to grow a career while contributing to the greater good.

 

Our IT Service Management organization is seeking a Desktop Support Specialist. The person in this role must have schedule flexibility to perform some work on weekends as needed, and transportation to travel among several sites in the Bronx and Westchester.  

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide excellent customer service in addressing and solving client’s desktop and laptop issues.  Serve as the client’s advocate when resolving their issues and requests. Take ownership of issue, keeping customer updated with any change in status as progress is made towards resolution.
  • Travel to client locations as needed and provide onsite support for users according to Desktop support guidelines.
  • Perform daily site walk-throughs to identify and resolve issues before users experience any disruption.  
  • Perform diagnostics on hardware, software, and peripheral equipment and perform corrective actions.
  • Respond to coordinate and remediate client support issues within an allotted time.
  • Track inventory and changes to the environment.
  • Escalate issues to appropriate support group as necessary.  Collaborate with other support groups as necessary to facilitate problem resolution. Monitor and escalate to management when needed.
  • Use and maintain current support policies and methods of support delivery.  Communicate client and technical services policies for supported products.
  • Identify network/connectivity issues and resolve them or escalate problems to the appropriate department or associate.
  • Manage queues and update assigned tickets with regular log entries to reflect any efforts being made toward resolution and closure.
  • Attend Desktop Support Group training and be a subject matter expert in areas where training is provided.  Mentor and provide expert guidance to fellow associates.
  • Maintain a well-structured relationship with business floor managers, administrators, and client’s staff.  Perform rounding to support the end user community at the assigned locations.
  • Maintain inventory of spare parts necessary to provide prompt resolution of hardware issues.
  • Identify areas of opportunity where improvements can be made to existing procedures to enhance department efficiencies.
  • Maintain/optimize all computer equipment within assigned locations.  Provide an accurate inventory of the area’s equipment.
  • Research, resolve, and respond to highly complex challenges or problems in accordance with Desktop Support Guidelines.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of support issues as they apply on a company-wide and business basis.
  • Participate in rollouts and other team projects that enhance the quality or efficiency of support.  Participate in training and certifications offered for supported products, applications, and technology.
  • Install, repair, and provide preventative maintenance of personal computers and related systems.

 

Requirements include:

  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Desktop configuration and support
  • Hardware installation and support
  • Dell and HP Desktop/Laptop hardware support
  • MacOS and iOS configuration and support
  • Printer and general peripheral support
  • Networking/connectivity hardware/software troubleshooting
  • Windows 10 & 11– installation and support
  • CA Service Manager, SCCM, Citrix, Office 365, MS Office Suite, SharePoint, SEP

 

Desired:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

 

 

Department: Montefiore Information Technology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: YONKERS  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 194707 

 

Diversity, equity and inclusion are core values of Montefiore. We are committed to recruiting and creating an environment in which associates feel empowered to thrive and be their authentic selves through our inclusive culture. We welcome your interest and invite you to join us.

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

SF-DICE-MIT 


Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity

 

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Yonkers
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City