Job Description

IT Support Tech 2

Requisition IDreq12074
Working TitleIT Support Tech 2
Position Grade10
Position Summary

The UNM IT Service Desk provides customer service and support to students, staff, faculty, retirees, and affiliates on all UNM IT Services. We are seeking to hire a few positions for the IT Support Tech 2. This position may be required to work evenings and weekends.

Job duties include:

1. Perform routine operations of the Service Desk. Acts as an initial point of contact for hierarchical escalations and complex issue resolution within the Service Desk via phone, self-service, and in-person.

2. Participates in Service Desk planning. Assists with the development of operating goals and objectives for the Service Desk and support planning for new and existing services. Recommends, implements, and administers methods and procedures to enhance and maintain operations.

3. Supports ITSM tools and activities. Assists with the functional and business analysis activities of our ITSM tool, including user support and training.

4. Coordinates Service Desk support of IT services. Acts as liaison between the Service Desk and technical teams, and as primary point of contact for expertise and support coordination within the Service Desk. Works on a team of Service Desk Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) responsible for Tier 2 support activities including expert issue resolution, customer support testing, knowledge development, and internal training.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Specialty licensure/certification may be required, as specified by the department.
  • Successful candidate may be subject to a criminal background check prior to starting work.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 2 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Higher education and/or experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

1. ITIL experience and/or certification

2. Help Desk Institute (HDI) certification and experience

3. Experience with Incident Management and/or ITSM tools

4. Experience in providing excellent customer service and support

5. Ability to support users and solve problems on desktop applications and web services across multiple platforms and devices

6. Experience researching, writing, editing, and publishing user-friendly documentation of technical services and subjects

7. Experience collaborating with technical teams to achieve outcomes that benefit end users and customers

8. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentIT Customer Service (319A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$14.00 to $20.00 Hourly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date2/6/2020
Application InstructionsInclude Resume and Cover Letter

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Application Instructions

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