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Desktop Support Specialist, Onsite Seattle, WA

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
**Desktop Support Specialist, Onsite Seattle, WA**


**6-month contract with a possible extension or conversion**


**COVID Vaccination is required**


The Desktop Support/IT Support Specialist will provide first-line end-user support for employees, including remote users. Supported technologies include Mac and Windows workstations, Office 365, Cisco phones, and other on-premises and hosted systems. The IT Support Specialist works in a team environment assigning, resolving, and/or escalating user-reported incidents and problems, deploying workstations, and other projects which contribute to the success of the team.


**Key Responsibilities and Essential Functions:**


+ Provide support to end-users.

+ Triage and assign tickets, taking ownership of assigned tasks.

+ Troubleshoot Mac OS, Windows 8, and Windows 10 operating systems.

+ Install, configure and troubleshoot hardware, software, and peripheral components such as lab equipment, monitors, keyboards, printers, AV conferencing devices, and Cisco phones.

+ Document work and contribute to knowledge base.

+ Manage workstations.

+ Deploy and decommission workstations.

+ Troubleshoot system hardware (Apple and Lenovo) and manage repairs for defective devices.

+ Create and maintain system/software deployment images and scripts.

+ Manage hardware inventory and keep records of system location / movements.

+ Control access to systems.

+ Manage Active Directory users, security groups, distribution groups, service accounts, and computer objects.

+ Follow documented processes to manage access to company resources.

+ Develop and streamline departmental processes

+ Provide input and suggestions for efficiency/improvement for operational processes.


**Required Skills:**


+ High School Diploma required.

+ 2+ years of hands-on IT support experience in a professional capacity including 2+ years of experience demonstrating strong knowledge and practical use of Microsoft Office Suite of products Well-organized, reliable, and attentive to timelines.

+ Attention to detail and the ability to manage competing priorities.

+ Creative, flexible with solid troubleshooting skills.

+ Proven ability to function well in a team environment.

+ Strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to effectively communicate technical information to technical and non-technical audiences.


**Preferred:**


+ BS/BA degree preferred, but not required.

+ A+, Network+ Certifications (or similar)

+ Mac OS X use and support

+ Supporting Windows clients; Windows 7, 8.x, and 10

+ Basic computer networking

+ Microsoft Office suite for Windows and Mac platforms

+ Active Directory infrastructure

+ Office 365 use and management

+ Scripting in PowerShell or similar


**Working Conditions:**


+ Climate-controlled office environment, with occasional work in biological laboratories.

+ Physical Requirements

+ Able to lift 15+ pounds

+ Sufficient dexterity to assemble/repair computer hardware, peripherals, and associated furniture.


If you are interested in this role, then please feel free to reach out directly to: **vidhi.kundalia@kellyit.com** or 720-201-3798


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-13 Expires: 2022-07-14

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Desktop Support Specialist, Onsite Seattle, WA

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