Desktop support in San Ramon, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

General Purpose: Analyzes, troubleshoots, repairs and maintains the desktop computer systems, terminal network and peripheral equipment. Performs routine preventative maintenance on all desktop computer system equipment. Responsible for the maintenance repair of desktop computers and printers. In order to achieve the general purpose of this position the following duties may be required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
 Retrieves computer equipment from closed Field Offices.
 Installs computer equipment at Divisional Field Offices.
 Acts as the point of contact with end users.
 Troubleshoots computers and other office equipment onsite and offsite.
 Trains employees onsite and remotely.
 Troubleshoots computers onsite and offsite.
 Provides end-user support.
 Performs equipment inventory and maintenance.
 Provides PC support for hardware and software issues.
 Maintains software version updates.
 Monitors and requests fulfillment of software needs.
 Sets up and supports sales offices.
 Creates phone extensions and voicemail accounts.
 Troubleshoots and fixes telephone and voicemail issues.
 Monitors equipment performance, document problems, and arranges follow-up on hardware maintenance, etc.
 Provides support for current Microsoft Windows desktop operating systems and Microsoft office products.
 Regular contact at all Divisional Field Offices and Sales Offices.
 Demonstrates a commitment to the Company Mission.
 Develops and maintains respect and harmony with all Employee and Management.
 Develops and maintains excellent working relationships with homebuyers, prospective homebuyers and vendors.
 Exercise initiative in organizing and completing assigned tasks according to established guidelines, safety standards and procedures, deadlines and department parameters.

 Solves problems by using independent judgment based upon personal experience, computer expertise, and
knowledge of existing management policies, and departmental practices and procedures.
 Expected to meet established productivity and task management standards, or seek assistance regarding
project requirements.
Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience/Licenses and/or Certificates:
 High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
 A+, Net+, Current Microsoft Desktop Operating System Certifications, or at least 2 years of related experience
and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
 Complete proficiency in Microsoft Office software and ability to demonstrate to any user the use of these tools.
 Local area networks.
 Ability to configure computers with maximum compatibility and uniformity.
 Requires the ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) as needed.
 Ability to adhere to strict time deadlines and work under pressure.
 Ability to execute tasks with a pleasant and approachable demeanor; speak effectively to groups of people;
and to anticipate and solve problems before they become quality or cost issues.
Communication Skills:
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or
governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, work documentation, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively
present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.
Mathematical Skills:
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area,
circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Reasoning Ability:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited
standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Computer Skills:
To perform this job successfully, employee must have a high level of knowledge and proficiency in computer hardware
and software.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully
perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel
and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required
by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus. May require heavy lifting for transporting and setting up
computer equipment up to 50 pounds.
Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Job requires significant traveling which at times may subject employee to unsafe driving conditions. Employee is
occasionally subjected to outdoor weather conditions. There is occasional risk of electrical shock. The noise level in
the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.