General Dynamics Information Technology is looking for Technical Helpdesk Agents for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Enterprise Service Desk Program in Barbourville, KY
GDIT has opportunities for motivated, customer service oriented professionals to support the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Enterprise Service Desk Modernization Program. The VA is undertaking an enterprise-wide migration of its IT infrastructure and support solution across its 1,600 CONUS and OCONUS locations. GDIT will provide technical services for VA on this new managed services program. Join GDIT and be a part of the team of men and women supporting our Veterans in one of the most important enterprise service desk modernization programs! #KYHelpDesk. This position is part-time (32 hours).
Resolving technical problems
Answering queries by telephone or self-service ticket in support of internal and/or outside customer computer hardware, software, network, system/application access, and telecommunications systems.
Diagnosing, identifying, isolating, and analyzing problems utilizing historical database records.
Routing calls to product line specialists, application, or system support specialists, as required.
Maintaining and updating records and tracking databases.
Alerting management to recurring problems and patterns of problems.
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
AA or equivalent
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Familiarity with MS Product Suite from technical side
Demonstrated Problem Analysis skills
Must live within 60 miles of the GDIT, Barbourville, KY site.
The program while currently remote, a return to working on-site is anticipated in the future.
US Citizenship required per federal contract - must be able to obtain and maintain government security clearance
Customer service experience
Ideal candidate will have experience resolving technical problems to include:
Serving as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance over the phone or self-service portal
Walking the customer through the problem-solving process to resolution
Escalating unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS:
To succeed as a candidate and within this role, you will need to:
Demonstrate a positive, can-do attitude, with an ability to stay focused on solving the issues at hand, and a communication style that is patient and respectful
Embrace and follow established processes
This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.
The likely hourly rate for this position is between $17.98 - $30.02, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.