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JOB ID: 23000082

Hershey, PA
Job Category: Information Technology

Located in Hershey, PA, Milton Hershey School (MHS) is a tuition free, home, and private school for over 2,000 Pre-K through 12th grade students from under-served settings.  Founded in 1909 by Milton and Catherine Hershey, the lives of more than 11,000 students have been positively transformed through MHS’s high-quality career-focused education, nurturing home life, and extensive extra-curricular opportunities.  And we're growing to serve more students! 

MHS is seeking a full-time Help Desk Representative (HDR) to join the Information Technology (IT) Department.  This role is an onsite position and pays $46K - $62, plus benefits. 

The HDR position provides in-person and phone/remote support to MHS staff and students. This position provides Level 1 and 2 support from MHS’s main IT Help Desk. HRD’s work on a variety of issues, including but not limited to, unlocking passwords, troubleshooting hardware and software related issues, smart phone support, printer installation/troubleshooting, Office 365 issues, and basic network troubleshooting. The role requires the ability to demonstrate exceptional customer service with clear and effective communication.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducts first line of support for all calls/emails coming into the Help Desk.
  • Uses ticketing system to track and document work.
  • Escalates calls to appropriate support staff in a timely and proficient manner.
  • Investigates and resolves computer software and hardware problems of users/students.
  • Images, installs, troubleshoots, diagnoses, and repairs Apple and PC hardware and software.


  • Post HS vocational or technical education and or certifications in IT.  (ITIL, CompTIA, Microsoft Certifications).
  • At least three years of experience in IT support. 
  • Experience with a ticketing software – (Manage Engine Service Desk Plus preferred). 
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft and Apple based operating systems and ability to troubleshoot across platforms.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills including the ability to troubleshoot over the phone and in person.
  • Candidates must demonstrate a high degree of integrity as all MHS staff are considered role models for students. 

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