Robert Half International IT Service Desk Associate in Washington, District Of Columbia


This Service Desk Associate serves as the front line for all technology related issues. He/she is responsible for provisioning, installing, operating, and maintaining systems hardware, software, and related infrastructure. The Service Desk Associate must have the ability to think through problems and come up with innovative solutions, possess a strong learning ability, and be eager to work in a rapidly changing environment. This position requires a strong emphasis on customer service, organizational, and process management skills over technical skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide IT support for all internal users.
  • Maintain existing computers and related equipment; troubleshoot and repair malfunctioning desktops, laptops, printers, and mobile devices.
  • Provision and configure new computers, mobile devices, and other accessories.
  • Test and install new equipment; move or rearrange existing equipment as needed.
  • Monitor and respond quickly and effectively to client requests.
  • Maintain complete inventory of computer and phone related hardware, consumable supplies and parts; maintain inventory of all issued computers and computer related equipment.
  • Provide support and track users' work related computer questions and challenges; relay issues and recommend improvements to the IT Director.
  • Provide or coordinate basic training/instruction for clients.
  • Maintain and assist with creating procedures, technical support documentation and knowledge base documents.
  • Assign users and computers to proper groups in Active Directory.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Information Technology.

For immediate consideration, please send resumes to [email protected]!


  • Minimum three (3) years of experience working with IT Service Request systems in an IT support capacity.
  • Minimum three (3) years of Windows desktop and COTS software support experience.
  • Minimum four (4) years of experience in a customer focused environment; Ability to demonstrate exceptional customer service
  • PC/Windows environment experience.
  • Minimum one (1) year of practical knowledge of LAN/WAN and computer systems.
  • Computer hardware and software maintenance and troubleshooting skills and experience.
  • Ability and willingness to and learn new technologies and apply them effectively.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills with customers and peers; tactful and effective customer communications.
  • Ability to quickly resolve problems.
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision.

For immediate consideration, please send resumes to [email protected]!

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Salary: $21.00 to $24.00 per hour

Location: Washington, DC

Date Posted: December 4, 2018

Employment Type: Contract to Full Time

Job Reference: 04510-9501647981

Staffing Area: Technology & IT