Help Desk Specialist (open vacancy) – Amman

Job Description

Job Title:                    Help Desk Specialist
Hours:                         Monday to Friday 4pm-1am
Location:                    Amman
Travel Required:     None
Job Description
Our organization is a fast growing professional services firm that manages Information Technology (IT) for our clients.  Our clients are small and medium businesses that usually range between 10 to 100 employees located in the United States.  Our firm acts as the IT department for our clients.  You will remotely manage and monitor the network for different clients.  As Help Desk Specialist, you are responsible for handling first level support of service requests. This relates to all technology to include: workstations, servers, printers, networks, and vendor specific hardware and software.  Typical hours are Monday through Friday from 4pm to 1am local time ranging from 40 to 48 hours per week and available for emergencies.  Candidates should possess strong problem-solving, analytical and communications skills in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of systems hardware and software.
Job Summary
The Help Desk Specialist is responsible for handling first level support of service requests.  This relates to all information technology, to include:  workstations, servers, printers, networks and vendor specific hardware and software.
Typical Duties

  • IT Support relating to technical issues involving Microsoft’s core business applications and operating systems
  • Support of disaster recovery solutions
  • Basic technical support at the network level: WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and security
  • Basic remote access solution implementation and support
  • Monitor the remote monitoring and management system alerts and notifications and respond accordingly through service tickets
  • System documentation maintenance and review
  • Communication with clients as required: keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying them of impending changes or agreed outages 


  • Improve customer service, perception and satisfaction
  • Fast turnaround of customer requests
  • Ability to work in a team and communicate effectively
  • Work with the Service Team Coordinator to ensure requests are routed to the proper resource in order to be resolved quickly and efficiently
  • Escalate service requests if needed
  • Responsible for entering time as it occurs
  • Understand company processes by completing assigned training materials and blueprints
  • Enter all work as service tickets
  • Provide backup for other Help Desk Specialists
  • On call for after-hours service when required
  • Update job knowledge by participating in education opportunities and reading professional publications
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential

Job Details

Job Location
Amman, Jordan

Company Industry
IT Services

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role
Information Technology

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Entry Level

Residence Location


Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma


Information Technology and Computer Science

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