Helpdesk Intern

Information Technology
Part-time, Internship

Company Profile

PeopleFinders.com, the premier online service for consumers to locate, contact and verify people and businesses, is seeking a Big Data Engineer for its Software Engineering department. Over the past decade the Company has quietly become one of the largest owners of public records data in the country, distributing its products over a vast network of websites. PeopleFinders.com is a privately held corporation based in Sacramento, California. We offer a competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program.

Description of Internship
The Helpdesk Internship offered through Peoplefinders.com offers the Intern a hands-on work experience. The Helpdesk Intern is responsible for a myriad of day-to-day duties, as well as required to partake in long-term projects. This paid Internship is designed to give the Intern experience in a wide variety of technical areas.

Responsibilities

  • Self Starter
  • Communicate with managers, employees, and other IT Professionals to resolve day-to-day technical issues
  • Quickly diagnose PCs, servers, printers, scanners and other peripherals and make the necessary repairs
  • Diagnose issues with Microsoft Office products
  • Set up user accounts and passwords
  • Troubleshoot network, server and infrastructure problems
  • Respond to, follow-up on and close all assigned tickets
  • Familiarity with Linux a plus

Qualifications

  • Currently in college working towards an IT or IT-related degree, or graduated within the last couple of years
  • Once shown how to do something, the ability to self-direct going forward
  • Organized and meticulous – notes, office space, projects, etc.
  • Punctual
  • Besides the excellent learning opportunity, interns are welcome to participate in the day-to-day activities of Peoplefinders.com

Interns with Peoplefinders.com will maintain a work schedule as determined by Peoplefinders.com and the intern. We are willing to work around school and activities schedules, and increase/decrease hours as needed. Please note that this is a paid internship (hourly).

Location: Sacramento, CA

To Apply: Please send your resume to humanresources@peoplefinders.com, indicating "Helpdesk Intern" in the subject of the email.