Computer Technician

Haldimand County

An exceptional lifestyle is calling...

Located on the Niagara Peninsula in Southern Ontario, Haldimand County is home to the waters of Lake Erie and the renowned Grand River. A single tier municipality with a population of 46,000, Haldimand County boasts diverse urban and rural communities, affordable housing and an outstanding quality of life.

Haldimand County is currently seeking a person with excellent customer service skills and technical ability acting as the first point of contact with our customers to join our team as a Computer Technician  in the town of Cayuga for a two-year contract position.


Reporting directly to the Manager, Information Systems, you will be primarily responsible for providing front line technical support across multiple channels (online tickets, phone, email, walk-in and on-site) to all users of County software and hardware systems.

Key duties include:
  • Provide first and second level support to internal Haldimand County clients (Council members, employees, volunteers where applicable) and when required, escalating support call / tickets to relevant internal staff for further investigation and resolution
  • Prioritize incidents and requests based on established protocols
  • Assist end users with resolving software / hardware, network communication and connectivity issues in person, over the phone, via the IT service management solution, and/or through remove control and other IT tools
  • Provide efficient and effective technical support to users in a manner that promotes safe computing practices, reduces the risk of the issue recurring, and encourages effective working relationships
  • Document, develop and/or maintain information and frequently asked questions for the problem management system, knowledge base as well as self-serve information
  • Perform printer administration tasks such as adding printers, modifying printer properties, deleting print jobs
  • Perform basic NTFS file system administration and Active Directory administration tasks such as enabling/disabling accounts, making modifications to distribution lists, AD groups

For this challenging role, we are seeking someone who has the following training, education and experience or equivalent:

  • Post-secondary diploma in Computers Systems Technology or a relevant discipline
  • Up to three years experience in a help desk or customer support environment providing first level support for a Windows based PC / server environment
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to articulate technical solutions
  • Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail and quality
  • Microsoft certifications and/or other certifications such as ITIL Foundation, A+, Network +, VMWare, are an asset

In exchange for all your hard work and dedication, you will receive an attractive annual salary of $52,452 - $59,001.

Please submit your application before end of day January 16th, 2018. To apply, or to view further information, visit Employment / Careers on our website at

Computer Technician Haldimand County Ontario

Expiry Date: 2018-01-16
Date Posted: 2018-01-02
Province: Ontario