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Posted on Nov 13, 2018 by Public Transportation Services Corporation (PTSC)

Los Angeles, CA 90001
Public Sector & Government
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Basic Function

To provide user assistance and administer Metros information systems, monitor network management systems, operate tape backup systems and initiate corrective action as required.

Example Of Duties

  • Works the Help Desk providing customer assistance on network resources including MS Office, Outlook, Internet/Intranet and other Metro-standard software
  • Resets network and application passwords and printer queues
  • Logs and assigns trouble tickets and work orders to corresponding work groups
  • Coordinates the resolution of computer processing problems between users, systems programming, applications programming, computer operations, and telecommunications staff
  • Responds to customer service surveys
  • Distributes pagers and cellular phones
  • Participates in the department's information security, disaster recovery, and safety programs
  • Contributes to ensuring that the EEO policies and programs of Metro are carried out

Requirements For Employment

  • 3 years' experience as a help desk technician or call center customer support representative
  • 3 years' advance experience with MS Office programs
  • Valid California Class C driver's license


  • Applicable local, state, and federal laws, rules, and regulations governing information systems for a public agency
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Exchange/Outlook)
  • Help Desk procedures
  • File access concepts, procedures and commands
  • Good oral and written communications


  • Utilize Help Desk call tracking system
  • Prepare reports and correspondence and maintain accurate records
  • Analyze situations, identify problems, and recommend solutions
  • Interact professionally with various levels of Metro employees and outside representatives
  • Understand, interpret, and apply laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Perform training on software applications
  • Forecast production needs
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English

Selection Procedure

Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

Application Procedure

To apply, visit Metro's website at and complete an online Employment Application.

Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:

METRO Headquarters, Employment Office
One Gateway Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012

or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.

All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. (JMC)

Temporary Employees are eligible to enroll/receive the following benefits:

  • Kaiser medical insurance
  • Public Pension Plan
  • 457/401k plan
  • Flex spending
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Fare media
  • Rideshare subsidies
  • Metro One Fitness (gym) membership
Please note that Temporary employees will be able to work up to 40 hours per week. Assignments may be for up to 1 year, with the possibility of extension up to 1 additional year.

*Open to the public and all Metro employees

This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.

Reference: 568430565