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Desktop Technician

Irvine, California
$35 - $37 hourly
Job ID #72957

Onward Search is hiring a Desktop Technician to work directly with our financial services client in Irvine, CA.

Position Overview:
Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Desktop Technician to join our team in Irvine, California. As a Desktop Technician, you will play a crucial role in maintaining, analyzing, troubleshooting, and repairing computer systems, hardware, and peripherals. You will be responsible for documenting, maintaining, upgrading, and replacing hardware and software systems, ensuring seamless operations within our organization. This role also involves providing end-user support for LAN-based applications, offering timely solutions to hardware and software problems, and assisting in the installation and configuration of workstations.

Key Responsibilities:

Maintenance and Repair:

  • Maintain and troubleshoot computer systems, hardware, and peripherals.
  • Analyze and diagnose issues to ensure efficient operations.
  • Effectively repair and replace faulty hardware and software components.
Documentation and System Management:
  • Document hardware and software configurations.
  • Maintain and upgrade computer systems to meet organizational needs.
  • Replace outdated or malfunctioning hardware and software as required.
LAN/WAN Support:
  • Provide support for LAN/WAN connectivity issues.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve connectivity problems.
  • Ensure the optimal functioning of operating systems and LAN-based applications.
Hardware and Software Recommendations:
  • Recommend hardware and software upgrades or replacements as needed.
  • Schedule and oversee necessary repairs and upgrades.
Workstation Installation and Configuration:
  • Install and configure workstations for end-users.
  • Ensure that workstations meet performance and security requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 4-6 years of experience as a Desktop Technician or similar role.
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting and repairing computer hardware and software.
  • Knowledge of LAN/WAN connectivity and operating systems.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Strong attention to detail and organization.

What’s in our benefits packages:  

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • Life Insurance 
  • 401k Program 
  • Commuter Benefit 
  • eLearning 
  • Education Reimbursement 
  • Ongoing Training & Development  
  • *To qualify for our benefits package, you must work over 30 hours per week and the length of assignment must be a minimum of 10 weeks.  

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Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment regarding race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances.  


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Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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