IT Specialist Job Description Sample

A job description helps potential applicants identify relevant positions that would be a good fit for their skillset. Use this template to get started.
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Example job summary

A successful job summary will provide applicants with a strong introduction to your company and the role. Use positive and active language that sums up the advertised role and your company. Include an exact location, or mention if the location is remote.

Example IT Specialist job summary

With the explosion of cloud-based data, our firm has grown exponentially over the past five years. We are currently onboarding an IT Specialist to join our team of professionals to better assist our customers with their needs. As a large cloud base data firm, we have specialists on staff twenty four hours a day seven days a week. Our IT Specialists assist with an array of issues for our clients so that they may have as little downtime as possible. A strong base in computer sciences and network technology is a must.

IT Specialist responsibilities

This section should convey the most important duties for the role. Highlight any responsibilities that may be unique to the role or particularly interesting for potential applicants. It’s also beneficial to describe how the role fits into the larger organization.

Example IT Specialist responsibilities

  • Correspond with customers via email, phone and in-person
  • Oversee and train subordinate staff
  • Provide impeccable customer service to all clients
  • Resolve all problems to the best of your ability
  • Prepare for and attend all training meetings
  • Report any and all customer service issue to upper management immediately

IT Specialist requirements

This section should list the essential qualities of an ideal candidate. Include previous work experience, education or achievements that would be beneficial. And list any preferred hard and soft skills.

Example IT Specialist requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years in a related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Broad understanding of network and storage protocol
  • Advanced coding and script generation
  • Strong customer service skills

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