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IT Service Desk Analyst

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Saturday, August 21, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Attorney-General's Department

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$65 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

PLEASE NOTE: Previous Applicants for Opportunity 14601 Need Not Apply - (AGD-ICT-RFQ- IT Service Desk Analyst) The Service Desk Analyst provides first and limited second level IT support to the Attorney-General’s Department and the Australian Government Solicitor. The role is the first point of contact for all IT systems, via phone, email, onsite-support, including video conferencing and training and as directed. The role is based in Canberra and may require interstate travel. The successful applicant will work as part of a local and geographically disperse team and shares a reporting line. The candidate must possess strong client service and technical skills, and applies sound initiative. Must have a proven understanding of ITIL and IT Service Desk & Onsite best practice. The hours of operation are 37.5 per week with some out of hours and weekend requirements as directed. Duties and responsibilities:
•Working as a member of a cohesive team, providing effective first and limited second level IT support and assistance to AGD and AGS clients
•Liaise with clients and other areas on technical support issues, problem resolution and assistance, through to resolution.
•Contribute to problem rectification and fault reporting including logging, escalation and coordination with team members and other IT support areas using an ITSM tool.
•Install and configuration software and hardware
•Assist in the development and maintenance of standard operating processes and procedures
•Log, manage and process Incidents and emails in job queues through an ITSM database.
•Perform the installation and configuration of desktop hardware and other devices.
•Utilise and contribute to the support material such as standard operating procedures and knowledge base.
•Assist in the development and maintenance of material for the operation of the section.
•Undertake other tasks as required or directed.
•The candidate must hold a current NV 1 security clearance.

Essential Criteria

1. 0 words maximum for each criteria) Strong experience in the provision of desktop/network support services with the ability to handle an interrupt driven environment meeting deadlines whilst managing day to day requests.
2. Demonstrated experience in providing onsite support and working within a Service/Help Desk environment.
3. Experience and knowledge in a broad range of technical skills including; Microsoft Active Directory and Exchange, Citrix, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, VPN, Mobility Devices including tablets, Next G, Telephony, and Video Conferencing.
4. A strong client service focus, delivery of quality customer service, communication and negotiation skills, both verbal and written.
5. Demonstrated initiative and capacity to be self-directed in combination with working in a geographically spread team and working with staff who reside interstate.

Desired Criteria

1. Experience and knowledge with ICT technology, software and applications including the associated protective security policies and standards.

Security Clearance

Must Have current negative vetting level 1 clearancecurrent nv1 clearance

Contract Extensions

The department may extend for period or periods up to 30 September 2023.

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