Tier 1 Desktop Support

Job#: 2027823

Job Description:

Apex Systems, America’s second largest technical staffing firm, has an opportunity for a Desktop Support Technician supporting one of our largest Government clients in San Antonio, TX.

Title: IT Desktop Support Technician

Location: San Antonio, TX, Onsite 100%

Shift: Must be available 1st, 2nd, and/or 3rd shift, and able to support a 24 x 7 environment.

Clearance: Candidates must be able to obtain and/or maintain an ADP II Public Trust security clearance as a condition of employment
If interested please contact Erica Mokun, [email protected] with your resume and sec+ attached in PDF form!

Pay Rate: $26.04 + $4.41 SCA = $30.45



  • First-level support of all inbound calls, generating an Incident for all new issues.
  • Accurately logging, ticketing and tracking/owning all incidents.
  • First contact resolution of desktop issues or follow proper escalation procedures
  • Provide accurate, timely, and professional resolution on all supported issues.
  • Timely, accurate, thorough and professional follow-up on all Incidents.
  • Quickly identify and escalate high-priority issues.
  • Accurately triaging/assigning/escalating tickets per current processes and standards.
  • Maintain dependable attendance and schedule adherence.



  • Strong critical thinking skills that facilitate expedient problem solving
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to effectively communicate technical matters to a non-technical audience
  • Hardware/software maintenance skills
  • Ability to multitask while staying focused in a fast-paced competitive environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Proficient with Windows 7 and Windows 10 operating system
  • Knowledge of mobile devices
  • Experienced in the use of remote access applications
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Able to resolve technical issues within the policies and guidelines provided
  • Excellent customer service skills



  • Department of Defense security clearance (ADP II Public Trust), or the ability to obtain one.
  • Certifications: CompTIA Security+ CE certification is required upon submittal.
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCP) and/or Help Desk Institute (HDI) certifications , desired.
  • Ability to support any shift within a 24/7/365 environment, including early mornings, late nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Familiar with ITIL and Service Desk support methodology.
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or 4 years related IT experience 

















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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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San Antonio, TX, US

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Date Posted:
June 10, 2024