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Desktop Support Engineer


Job Summary



We are looking to hire a skilled desktop support engineer to assist our clients with computer hardware and software issues.

You will be required to work on-site or via remote connection and assist with hardware installations, software upgrades, systems integrations, and basic IT-related issues.


To ensure success as a desktop support engineer, you should have extensive knowledge of home and office systems, good problem-solving skills, and high-level interpersonal skills.

A top-class desktop support engineer provides fast and effective support for clients experiencing basic hardware and software issues.


Reporting To - Head of Human Resources



Job Profile



The successful candidate will be required to




  • Responding to client support requests.

  • Contacting clients to find out the nature of the problem.

  • Traveling to the client's location or connecting via a remote link.

  • Troubleshooting hardware and software issues.

  • Installing and maintaining hardware and computer peripherals.

  • Installing and upgrading operating systems and computer software.

  • Troubleshooting networking and connection issues.

  • Advising on software or hardware upgrades.

  • Providing basic training in computer operation and management.

  • Completing job reports and ordering supplies.



Skills/Experience Required



The successful candidate should be able to provide demonstrable evidence.




  • Proven work experience as a desktop support engineer or support technician.

  • Advanced knowledge of computer hardware systems, chipsets, memory modules, and peripherals.

  • Knowledge of popular operating systems, software applications, and remote connection systems.

  • Ability to solve complex hardware and software issues.

  • Ability to travel and work after hours when necessary.



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