Herotel: Helpdesk agent

Company Herotel
Reference # HAT2
Published 19/07/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Location Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
The Helpdesk Agent assists Tier 1 agents with escalations. Assist clients via telephone, WhatsApp, and e-mail with internet connectivity issues (WAN side and customer side) as well as provide support for e-mails, routers, domains, and network related queries on Mikrotik, Cambium and Ubiquiti hardware. Conducts more advanced troubleshooting with clients to determine root cause of fault(s). Assists field techs remotely.
Job Functions Call Centre,Client Services,Communications,Other
Industries ICT – Information & Communications Technology
•Provide second line support via phone, WhatsApp and e-mail
•Provides first line support via phone, WhatsApp and e-mail to SLA/VIP clients
•Strives to resolve all faults presented daily
•Determine nature of faults and the steps required to rectify it permanently
•Check Tier 1 troubleshooting before confirming ticket may be sent for a call-out
•Provides basic to advanced troubleshooting on customer-side faults
•Receive, troubleshoot and resolve Tier 1 escalated queries
•Assist with any ticket backlog of Tier 1 when applicable.
•Escalate complex queries to Team leader or Tier 3
•Assist fieldtechs remotely with troubleshooting, config & service credentials
•Ensures Tier 1 agent who is tasked to attend to the unassigned tickets & WhatsApp messages copes, otherwise lend assistance.
•Check Microsoft Teams & WhatsApp for messages requiring call backs
•Remote Support via AnyDesk to customers
•Monitoring of network using Dude
•Logging line or link faults with appropriate department
•Ensures that all Tier 2 tickets are updated daily and clients have the latest feedback
•Utilize and contribute to internal technical documentation and knowledgebase
•Ability to work independently.
•Customer service skills
•Ability to work quickly and under pressure.
•Problem-solving skills
•Time management skills
•Communication skills (written and verbal)
Grade 12 / Senior Certificate
•Previous experience at an ISP will be advantageous.
•Mikrotik, Cambium, Ubiquiti experience is advantageous.
•Knowledge and understanding of WiFi routers is required.
•Knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, E-mails (N+ & A+) with 1-2 years’ experience is required.
•Knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Windows in order to navigate self and customers for e-mail / network problems is required
•1 year network experience is required.
•Basic grasp of routing and switching is advantageous.
•Good problem-solving skills along with ability to work in pressurized environment is required.
•Customer care experience is advantageous.
•Good Communication skills (written and verbal)
•MTCNA- and WiFi Qualifications is Advantageous
Job Closing Date 02/08/2021