LinkNow is a Montreal-based web design and digital marketing agency. Our goal is simple: provide small business owners with great websites and time-tested digital marketing strategies that keep them competitive online.
With over 10 000 happy clients and a prestigious spot on GROWTH 500’s list of fastest-growing companies in Canada, LinkNow is looking for talented individuals eager to join this booming industry!
As a member of LinkNow’s Tech Support team, you will facilitate unforgettable customer service experiences for our clients. Through frequent email and telephone correspondence, you will help small business owners troubleshoot technical problems, diagnose hardware issues, and resolve software malfunctions.
What makes our tech team stand out? We don’t just fix problems, we create enduring B2B relationships through expertise, trust, and empathy.
First, here is what you need to work from home:
1. One Windows PC with two monitors, a mouse and keyboard or a Windows Laptop
2. Processor Type Intel i5, Quad-core or better OR AMD A8 Quad Core or better
- 16GB of RAM
- Windows 10
3. High Speed Internet
- 30MB download
- 15MB upload
4. One Headset for VOIP Phonecalls
5. One Webcam
6. Dual Monitors
***We will need to be able to install our own version of Office365
***The user will need to dedicate a browser that they are NOT currently using for personal use. Our preferred browser during work hours is Firefox.
Our Tech Support – Level 1 agents are an essential part LinkNow Media’s ever-accelerating growth. So, on top of a competitive salary we also offer some great perks:
- Training: Interested in tech support but don’t think you have the skills? Get paid to learn with on-the-job training.
- Health Insurance: After 6 months, you’ll be covered by our comprehensive health care plan (including dental, vision, massage therapy, and more!)
- Career: LinkNow is a growing company that’s always looking for talented individuals who want to grow with us. Show your true colours and reap the rewards!
- EQ Care: Free virtual visits with a doctor are available immediately after you become an employee.
- Fitness: Live fitness courses offered multiple times a week (one fitness instructor and one yoga instructor).
- Competitive Compensation: All our Technical Support reps start at $17.00 per hour and are eligible for performance bonus payouts after 3 months.
- Weekly Paycheck
The Ideal Candidate
- Experience: Help desk tech support, customer service experience, and technical ability are considered assets. We invite experienced and inexperienced applicants to apply!
- Communication: You have strong telephone communication skills and can explain complicated ideas in simple terms that anyone can understand.
- Empathy: You’re able to calmly troubleshoot and resolve problems with clients who may be frustrated with difficult issues.
- Independent: You are a quick learner and excel at working independently within a team environment.
- Organization: You are able to organize a range of tasks with multiple deadlines—and you always meet those deadlines.
- Technical: Even if you don’t have formal tech support training, you have a technical aptitude and you are an excellent problem solver.
- Assets: Experience with WordPress, PHP, website and email hosting, CRM, domains, and comfort with cPanel are all considered assets.
- Language: Because most of our clients are English, perfect command of English is a requirement. Spanish is considered an asset.
- Provide over-the-phone technical support for our web design and digital marketing clients. Including but not limited to:
- Email creation, migration, and set-up on a variety of devices and applications (Outlook, Thunderbird, Mac Mail, iPhone, Android Mail, etc.)
- Email delivery issues (client level, host level, firewall troubleshooting)
- SSL installation and troubleshooting
- Create, edit, and troubleshoot DNS (A-Record, TXT, NS, MX, SVR) records for client domains
- Website uptime
- Facilitate domain transfers and updates
Hours: 9AM-5PM, Monday to Friday. Option to work 12pm-8pm. Weekend shifts also available for emergency technical support.
Salary: $16/hr + Bonus
***LinkNow Media is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages diversity in our hiring. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.***
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $17.00 per hour (avg. compensation is $19.50 per hour with performance bonuses included)