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IT Support Specialist

Richards Building Supply
Homer Glen, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Richards Building Supply is a family owned, operated and focused company that has spent the last 40+ years building a thriving and profitable organization, as well as invaluable business relationships. As a result of growth and strategic acquisitions, we now have a presence in 12 states with 62 locations!
The candidate for this position will provide maintenance of the computer environment by resolving problems, install hardware and software, order and maintain inventory of computer equipment, and provide broad support to end users.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Regularly providing maintenance to existing hardware and computer systems. 
    • Installing and configuring modern technology to be implemented by the company, such as hardware, operating systems, and programs or applications. 
    • Carrying out findings and gathering and authoring reports on the status of all software and hardware in the organization. 
    • Carrying out diagnostics on malfunctioning hardware or software. 
    • Executing security checks on all systems. 
    • Managing all phases of assigned projects andassisting other staff with assigned projects as required. 
    • Taking part in a variety of meetings, training sessions, and seminars as required. 
    • Administering data by overseeing the organization’s data, including client information and customer information. 
    • Troubleshooting common IT problems. 
    • Maintaining and upgrading systems by ensuring that current systems are updated and running smoothly. 
    • Technology savvy and profound knowledge of computer and hardware systems. 
    • High problem-solving skills, as an IT support specialist is required to effectively identify an issue and tackle them efficiently. 
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    • Self-motivated with attention to detail. 
    • Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to work in a team environment 
    • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills. 
    • Well-developed oral and written communication and interpersonal skills which enable anIT support specialist to efficiently understand and handle clients or staffs’ requirements, and provide support in tackling technical issues, while also reporting to the upper management. 
    • High analytical mind with the ability to pay particular attention to details, which enables the IT support specialist to find the right solutions to various problems by thinking creatively and outside the box. 
Preferred Education/Experience:
    • College coursework in Computer Science Information Systems or a related field. 
    • 1-2 Years related computer work experience. 
    • 20 PAID DAYS OFF (includes PTO, Holidays and Family Focused Company Closure between Christmas and New Years).
    • Bonus Incentive program as well as Holiday bonuses and other bonus opportunities!
    • Competitive compensation during peak season hours.
    • Flexible work/life balanced hours, home every night and typical schedule Monday-Friday 7:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
    • Significant employer contributions towards monthly premiums for Medical, Dental, Vision, Group Life and AD & D benefit plans.
    • Additional Voluntary benefit options available including Short Term and Long Term Disability coverage, Accidental Injury, Critical Illness and Cancer plans as well as additional Life and AD& D benefit policies.
    • 401K program with a best in industry company match.
    • Family owned, operated and focused company!
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Richards Building Supply is a wholesale building material distributor serving 12 states with over 60 locations! As a family owned, operated and focused company, Richards Building Supply has spent the last 40 years building a thriving and profitable organization, as well as invaluable business relationships. Richards stocks a comprehensive line of products such as residential and commercial roofing, siding, windows, decking, soffit, doors, molding, rainware, cabinets, and more!

Learn more about us here: https://www.richards-supply.com/about

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Company Description
Richards Building Supply Co. is a family owned, operated, and focused company that has spent the last 40 years building a thriving and profitable organization, as well as invaluable business relationships. As a result of growth and strategic acquisitions, we now have a presence in 12 states with 61 locations! Richards stocks a comprehensive line of products such as residential and commercial roofing, siding, windows, decking, soffit, doors, molding, rainware, cabinets, and more!

Richards Building Supply

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Homer Glen, IL
USA

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Technology

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