Description

Why Baker McKenzie?

At Baker McKenzie not only do we pride ourselves on leading pay and a great culture, joining a leading Global Law firm provides unique development opportunities to grow in a highly supportive working environment throughout all stages of your life. We know our people value flexibility around when and where they work. So we are committed to offering a more adaptable way to work, we call this BAgile. As a highly valued employee we will also provide you with an extensive range of wellbeing, recognition & benefits offerings.

For more information on our benefits click here

The role:

The On-site IT Support Technician role is responsible for ensuring the proper functioning of personal computing and office technology so that end users can most efficiently and effectively accomplish business tasks. This includes receiving, prioritising documenting, and actively resolving customer requests and escalations from the Global Service Desk. Problem resolution will involve the use of incident management tools, as well as hands-on support at the on-site level.

Role responsibilities:

  • Perform hands-on fixes, including installing and upgrading software, installing hardware, managing mobile devices, implementing file backups, and configuring applications.
  • Owns and drives issues to resolution including escalation to specialized resources within the broader IT organization. Remains engaged on issues until resolution.
  • Provide technical support for client facilities such as video conferencing and audio conferencing services.
  • Participate in improvements as they relate to the on-site IT environment.
  • Serves as an advocate for the organization’s information security management system. Assists customers to work efficiently within the ISMS framework.
  • Test fixes to ensure problems have been adequately resolved.
  • Perform post-resolution follow-ups to customer requests.
  • Evaluate documented resolutions and analyse trends for ways to prevent future problems.
  • Field incoming requests from customers via both telephone and e-mail in a courteous manner.
  • Build rapport with customers.
  • Perform preventative maintenance, including checking and cleaning of workstations, printers, and peripherals.
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  • Prioritise and escalate problems (when required)
  • Record, track, and document problem-solving processes, including all successful and unsuccessful decisions made, and actions taken, through to final resolution.
  • Apply diagnostic utilities to aid in troubleshooting.
  • Access software updates, drivers, knowledge bases, and frequently asked questions resources on the Internet to aid in problem resolution.
  • Understands the essential responsibilities of the position and works to continuously to build and improve the skills necessary to be proficient in the role.
  • Supports operates and maintains AV equipment for live meetings and
    events.
  • Provides support and demonstrates expert knowledge for online webinar tools and applications.
  • Acts as backup trainer when requested.
  • Participation in a regular 24/7 on call rotation.

What we're looking for -

  • Experience in the field of computer science, information sciences, or related field.
  • Microsoft MCP desired or other appropriate certification.
  • Knowledge of computer hardware with a focus on workstations and laptops.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows.
  • Significant application support experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Proven track record of working under Service Level Agreements and a Service Desk framework.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Flexibility to work on projects and tasks outside of business hours and in weekends to ensure minimal disruption to the business will be necessary from time to time

About the Firm

At Baker McKenzie, we are different in the way we think, work and behave. Like no other law firm, we were born global. Our Australian practice was established in Sydney in 1964, in Melbourne in 1982 and in Brisbane in 2014. Our lawyers work seamlessly with our global colleagues, collectively providing a capacity of more than 5,600 locally qualified lawyers and 6,000 professional staff in 78 locations across 46 countries.

Baker McKenzie Australia can offer you access to complex, market leading matters working with some of the world's best legal minds – people who know the law and who understand business. We have an unrivalled ability to provide training and secondment opportunities across our global network.

Diversity & Inclusion

Baker McKenzie is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive culture for all its employees, with equal opportunity for all to progress and have a meaningful career with our Firm.

Our application process

Please apply by selecting the "apply now" link below and completing an online application form.

As part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive we encourage applications from all genders, abilities and cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.