Part-Time Technical Help Desk Specialist (El Paso)

Clearance Level
El Paso, Texas
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Computer Literacy

Customer Service

REQ#: RQ138959
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to manage the network that makes mission success possible. Make an impact by using your skills to deliver “One GDIT Network” for our clients.

Job Description

Are you technically savvy? Would you enjoy a career that directly supports our veterans and keeps our nation safe and secure?

General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking highly motivated individuals to join our rapidly growing team of technical help desk professionals.  Employees in this role will serve as the first point of contact for IT problem resolutions for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA ESDMS) and will assist customers by researching technical issues, exploring answers, and providing information and alternative solutions. 

Possible Schedule Options:

Option 1:

  • Start times ranging from 6:30-8 am ET
  • Consistent start time for all workdays
  • Monday/Tuesday – 6-hour days
  • 2 out of 3 days Wednesday through Friday – 4-hour days

Option 2:

  • Start times ranging from 6:30-8am ET
  • Consistent start time for both workdays
  • Option 1: Monday (6 hours)/Wednesday (4 hours)
  • Option 2: Tuesday (6 hours)/ Thursday (4 hours)

Option 3:

  • Start times ranging from 6:30-8 am ET
  • Consistent start time for both workdays
  • 6-to-8-hour days Monday/Tuesday

As a highly qualified candidate, you have the ability to thrive in a highly structured environment and are able to efficiently perform root cause analysis to resolve customers' IT software, hardware, and network issues.

A Day In the Life of A Computer Operator II

As a Computer Operator II with GDIT you will have the opportunity to hone and develop your technical skills as you:

  • Respond to incoming service calls and/or to self-service ticketing queues on behalf of our client to provide accurate and appropriate information
  • Identify, evaluate, and prioritize end-user issues to ensure that inquiries are successfully resolved
  • Utilize troubleshooting techniques to resolve hardware, software, and network issues
  • Document incident status and solutions in incident database tools
  • Diagnose, identify, isolate, and analyze problems utilizing historical database records
  • Adhere to established levels of service
  • Adhere to established customer service and documentation standards within required time frames
  • Adhere to contact center scheduling during hours of operation (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Perform clerical and/or administrative duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • One or more years of related customer service and/or help desk experience
  • Availability to work part-time hours as assigned
  • Must be willing to commute to our El Paso facility
  • U.S. Citizenship required per federal contract
  • Must be eligible to obtain a public trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's degree or equivalent in a related field of study
  • Previous experience troubleshooting software and hardware issues (Windows and MAC O/S, internet systems, and networking)
  • Previous experience working with a contact center management database
  • Previous experience working with a ticketing system

Applying for a career in GDIT’s Engagement Center is as easy as 1…2…3.   To learn more about GDIT’s Help Desk or Call Center positions and our candidate application process please call 833-GDIT-123.





Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.