Desktop Technician at Mainstay Technologies

Job Type
Full Time, Employee
Computer/IT Services
Mainstay Technologies
Belmont, NH 03220
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Desktop Technician at Mainstay Technologies (one of NH’s 2018 Best Companies to Work For)

Do you love technology and are eager to move into a role where you gain a breadth of experience? Are you committed to doing the job right, to owning the space around you, and to serving fellow team members with excellence?  Do you enjoy solving interesting problems, but also have the discipline to work through challenging work? Do you learn new concepts easily?  If yes to the above, we want to hear from you!

At Mainstay Technologies, our mission is We give more than we get, and it reflects our commitment to a business model that is good for all, our culture that encourages, and our relentless focus on service to clients through mastery of what we do. 

We provide the service of an IT team and an Information Security team to our clients (small and mid-sized businesses throughout NH and northern MA).  We care about every facet of what we do and seek to be pioneers in thought leadership, service delivery, and intentionality of our business.

It is an approach that has won us many awards (including 2018 awards - the Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics and Best Companies to Work For), grown the team from 0 to over 50 team members (with no debt or outside investments), allowed us to give tens of thousands of dollars to charities, and facilitated extremely high client and team retention rates. 

The Role:

The Desktop Technician fills the important role of repairing and\or replacing computers for our corporate clients. It is a client facing position that provides efficient repairs to existing equipment and seamless replacements for older machines. Training people on newer operating systems and upgraded applications is also a key component. Technicians who are successful in this position will have the opportunity to grow into other positions. 

The Duties:

* Working individually to provide on-site desktop services to our clients (over 100 organizations -- businesses, nonprofits, schools, and municipalities.
* "Wiping and reloading" existing systems including reloading applications and client data
* Installing new desktops, laptops, docking stations, monitors, and other peripheral equipment
* Repairing or adding computer peripherals (we do not repair printer hardware)
* Assisting on occasional projects, such as E-mail migrations
* Setting up new users in Active Directory
* Documenting licensing and other items

The attributes that define a Desktop Technician:

* Strong interpersonal skills: enjoy relating with staff & clients.
* Excellent attention to detail - the client should have all functions work after the repair\installation
* A nimbleness and flexibility in your approach to work.
* Solid problem-solving skills: be able to take a challenge and break it down.
* Committed professionalism: showing up on time, working hard, and no office politics!
(We have each other's backs and are committed to helping one another succeed)
* Deal maturely with the pressures of the job and take ownership over your own work.
(We do not micromanage - instead setting goals and providing resources and support)
* Enjoy working as a team.
* Desire for career and personal growth.
* Ability to flourish in a fast-paced environment.
* Multi-task with exceptionally high consistency and attention to detail.
* Excellent technical aptitude, with an ability to learn quickly.


* Strong interpersonal skills: enjoy relating with staff & clients.
* Solid problem-solving skills: be able to take a challenge and break it down.
* Experience in the IT field - must have at least 1 year of full time IT experience. Corporate experience is a plus.
* Troubleshooting experience with computers, software, and peripherals.
* Some formal education preferred but not required - Associates degree and/or certifications.
* Skill at setting up Windows computers for users.
* Willing to travel to client sites. The majority of clients are within an hour of each office.


We have offices in Belmont and Manchester, NH. This position may work out of either office but will be at client sites the majority of the week. Travel to clients is reimbursed at IRS rates. 


This is a full time, salaried position with a full benefits package, including 75% of medical costs covered for the entire family. Benefits also include: a wellness program, training program (including paid certifications), laptop, smartphone, charitable program, retirement plan, and 3 weeks of starting PTO (4 after 2 years).


Please email your resume to resumes at mstech dot com to the attention of Stacey Zalenski, Recruiting Coordinator.

More information about Mainstay Technologies is available at