Service Desk Support Tech

Job description

Job ID: 43673

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Information Technology Services


Provides support in a call center environment, which provides timely and effective customer service and resolution at first contact via phone calls, email, workflow and online chats. Translates customer needs, ensuring appropriate submission and accurate completion of all requests that are received into appropriate workflow. Support ranges from providing general information and assistance with workflow submissions to technical troubleshooting for the IT Services suite, including detailed desktop, application, networking (wired and wireless), account management, login
issues, and email, etc. Requests are fulfilled or routed to appropriate IT provider group(s) adhering to specified guidelines utilizing appropriate system(s).

Provides for data entry and quality assurance of customer information, statistical data, and reporting to support the ITS workflow system(s) and other online systems. Creates and/or maintains documentation of procedures, literature, tip sheets, training aids, solution centers, knowledgebase and job aids to provide for continuous service improvement. Adheres to standards required to produce effective management reports to ensure all established policies, processes, and service commitments are met.

Participates in training/testing initiatives related to new releases and/or changes to services/systems through collaboration with IT Provider Groups. Assists with testing, troubleshooting, and documentation to incorporate into Service Desk daily operations.

Participates in campaigns with the University community as needed, via phone calls and email and web tools. These campaigns could be small in scope to include a niche group or could represent a major notification to the entire FSU student, staff, and alumni. The Service Desk is the first response for call backs or return email to record the outcomes.

Other duties and special projects, as necessary. Participates with all areas of the ITS Service Center in a team approach to provide depth of coverage.

Performs duties in compliance with ITS policies, guidelines, and processes pertaining to support requests, work orders, project management, change management, and incident management. Appropriately utilizes associated tools in accordance with ITS standards.


High school diploma or equivalency and two years' experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to three years.

Ability to prioritize and organize work assignments and perform accurately in a detail oriented environment.

Exceptional understanding of how computers operate and the ability to create documents in multiple platforms.

Ability to read/write/understand procedures.

Experience and knowledge in communicating effectively and customer service.

Knowledge and experience in standard concepts, practices, and procedures for computer support.

Knowledge of computer operations, functions, and related peripherals.

Experience and knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within the telecommunications, network, and data fields.

Experience prioritizing, organizing and performing multiple work assignments simultaneously.

Anticipated Salary Range

Negotiable based upon experience.

Pay Plan

This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.


Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

Veterans' Preference

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Posted: 6/9/2018
Application Due: 7/11/2018
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