IT Help Desk Technician

Job Level
Entry-level position
Job Category
  • Technology
  • Information Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Information Technology
  • Support / Help desk

Job Outline: We are looking for a help desk technician to provide fast and useful technical assistance on computer systems. You will answer queries on basic technical issues and offer advice to solve them. You must have great customer service skills and be passionate about technology and helping people. During the summer when there are no students, you will assist the IT team in technology projects.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance at a help desk counter, over the phone and by email.

  • Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers.

  • Walk the customer through the problem-solving process.

  • Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel.

  • Provide accurate information on IT products or services.

  • Record events and problems and their resolution in logs.

  • Follow-up and update customer status and information.

  • Pass on any feedback or suggestions by customers to the appropriate internal team.

  • Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures.

  • Printer fleet management.

  • Lifting of equipment 20-40 lbs. 


  • Proven experience as a help desk technician or other customer support role.

  • Tech savvy with experience with Apple products (Mac book, iPads, Apple TV, iPhones, Apps, OS X).

  • Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products.

  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues.

  • Proficiency in English.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Customer-oriented and cool-tempered

  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience

School-Wide Core Values

Professionalism, Continuous Growth, Passion/Excellence, Collaboration/Communication and Respect & Empathy

Letters of application, accompanied by a resume, should be emailed by February 4, 2019 to

Cover letters should be addressed to Tara Murphy, HR Director, Lower Canada College. Details about school life can be found at

We thank all applicants but regret that only those short-listed will be contacted. LCC has an employment equity program.