Receptionist

Employer
EchoStar Corporation
Location
Germantown, MD
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Dec 10, 2018
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
8437BRAdministrativeGermantown, MDJanuary 11, 2018 8437BR Administrative Germantown January 11, 2018 Hughes Network Systems (Hughes), an EchoStar Company, is the world's leading provider of satellite broadband for home and office, delivering innovative network technologies, managed services, and solutions for enterprises and governments globally. HughesNet is the #1 high-speed satellite Internet service in the marketplace, with offerings to suit every budget. To date, Hughes has shipped more than 4 million systems to customers in over 100 countries, representing approximately 50 percent market share.Hughes has an exciting opportunity for a Receptionist. This position is located at our headquarters in Germantown, MD. This candidate will: Receive and direct visitors, employment applicants, salespersons and customers to appropriate locations and parties.Operate a single or multiple position telephone system answering and directing calls from customers, clients, and employees.Maintain a visitors' log and issues security badges when necessary according to established procedures.Coordinates with Security department to ensure building is secure and alerts appropriate department of discrepancies.Monitors online ticketing system for Maintenance department to include: entering data for new tickets; processes and closes open tickets as needed.Interacts with maintenance and janitorial staff to complete tickets and resolve immediate problems.Provide coverage for front desk, online maintenance ticketing system, and conference center as needed and scheduled.Other administrative tasks as required Note: Some overtime required. Position hours are 7:45 AM - 5:00 or 5:30 PM depending on the schedule.Basic Requirements: 1 year of prior reception work1 year of experience in VOIP phone systems, online ticketing systems (HP Service Anywhere, Cherwell, ServiceNow, or similar applications)1 year of experience with online database and calendar tool applications Preferred Qualifications: Strong communication skills and applicants must be fluent with verbal and written English.Advanced Windows-based computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office; primarily Microsoft Word and Outlook.Attention to detail and ability to multitask, work effectively on a team, and able to work in a fast paced environment, often responding to last minute requests and situations.Applicants should have a background in reception that focuses on customer service and support. EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiaries-EchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems- EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of what's possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue.At EchoStar we know the excitement of new endeavors. We pride ourselves in not just our engineering expertise, but as pioneers forging technological change to improve the lives of our customers. We are Connecting the World in new and exciting ways, and offer you the opportunity to learn more about how EchoStar family of companies could be the right destination for you!EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. US Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law. Hughes has an exciting opportunity for a Receptionist. This position is located at our headquarters in Germantown, MD. This candidate will: Receive and direct visitors, employment applicants, salespersons and customers to appropriate locations and parties. Basic Requirements: Preferred Qualifications: EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiaries-EchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems- EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of what's possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue. At EchoStar we know the excitement of new endeavors. We pride ourselves in not just our engineering expertise, but as pioneers forging technological change to improve the lives of our customers. We are Connecting the World in new and exciting ways, and offer you the opportunity to learn more about how EchoStar family of companies could be the right destination for you! EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. US Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.

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