IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Location: Kitchener

Practice: Corporate Services

Posted: 06-29-2022

Expires: 08-28-2022

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Role At a Glance

Reporting to the Team Leader, Enterprise Technology, you will be tasked with installing, testing, and maintaining a variety of hardware and software systems. The ideal candidate manages time effectively, takes a service-minded approach to solving problems, and collaborates well in a team environment. The IT Support Specialist will be exposed to a wide variety of new technologies, interesting challenges, and a learning environment that will expand their skills and grow their knowledge in the field.

 

You’ll Love This Role If

  • You are customer service focused
  • You possess excellent time management skills
  • You have outstanding analytical and organizational abilities with a focus on detailed and precise documentation
  • You can manage challenging client support situations

 

What You Will Do

  • Provide remote and on-site technical support to all the internal departments and staff for all our IT hardware and software products
  • Provide consistent service to clients to create relationships of dependability and trust
  • Take responsibility for all assigned service requests
  • Troubleshoot and manage a wide array of hardware and network devices
  • Work with SharePoint, Power Apps and the Microsoft Stack 
  • Be able to build, troubleshoot and repair a standard desktop computer
  • Management of workstations, laptops, tablets, mobile devices, printers, scanners, and providing AIO support
  • Provide installation and upgrade support
  • Provide some after-hours support and maintenance as required (primary hours of work will be 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday)

 

What You Bring to the Table

  • College diploma or University degree in a computer-related field
  • A fast and eager learner, willing to learn on the job, and adapt and solve new problems
  • Ability to troubleshoot and discover solutions for a wide variety of software and hardware problems
  • Knowledge in Windows OS installation, imaging, customizing and deployment
  • Microsoft 365 environment experience – Exchange Online, Teams and SharePoint
  • Experience with ticketing systems, remote management software, and cloud-based management applications
  • Certifications such as CompTIA A+ or Network+
  • Microsoft certification is considered an asset 
  • Nice to have: Exchange Server, SharePoint, SQL, VMware, NAS technologies knowledge, Cloud services (Azure)
  • Knowledge of the following would be beneficial:
  • Active Directory/Group Policy Administration
  • Windows Server OS
  • Wireless LAN, Modems, Routers and Firewalls
  • Network Services/Protocols (DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, VLAN, VPN)
  • Backup Applications, including monitoring and management (Veeam and Windows Server Backup)

 

Life at WalterFedy

As one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading integrated architecture, engineering, and construction firms, WalterFedy and our sister company, AEC, both play a key role in shaping the way our communities feel and function – it’s an amazing responsibility. 
 

Our ambition goes beyond great design – we’re here to enhance the world around us. To make it happen, we need a team of agile, ambitious, and big-picture thinkers who share our drive to harness our collective talents to do something bigger.  Our team is made up of some of the industry's best. We share a common commitment to questioning the ordinary, infusing everything we do with creativity and challenging our industry to redefine what’s possible.
 

Join us as we move past working for a living, and toward building better communities with smart, influential design.

 

How to Apply

Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the link on this page. You will be redirected to our internal application platform.
 

WalterFedy strives to create a culture of inclusivity and diversity. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from groups traditionally underrepresented in the workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practice and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, creed, national origin, citizenship, status, age, sex, gender identity/expression, marital or domestic partnership status, or disability.
 

Should you require accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact hr@walterfedy.com or call 519-576-2150.
 

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!