Entry Level IT Support

Employer
Per Scholas
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 20, 2021
Closes
Sep 22, 2021
Ref
102339316
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Baltimore, MDREAD BEFORE YOU APPLY!Opportunity: Per Scholas is helping to source candidates for multiple full-time Deskside Support positions with our employer partners looking to hire in Baltimore and will offer a 12-week tuition free IT training course to candidates looking to apply.About Us: Per Scholas is a national organization that has been advancing economic mobility for 25 years. We have partnered with employers that are looking to recruit and hire our graduates into entry-level IT positions. The ideal candidate for this opportunity is motivated, ready to start a job in the IT field and is looking to acquire relevant certifications such as CompTIA A+ and Google IT Support certification and receive professional development, career coaching and job placement. The training is 12 weeks, M-F, 9am-4pm. It is unpaid for the duration of the training, but will have the opportunity to lead to career placement with employer partners with wages starting at $15/hour and above.RequirementsIdeal candidates will have an interest in jumpstarting their career in tech and have proficient knowledge about computer basics (software and hardware). They are organized, agile individuals interested in business processes, client management, project management, and working with a global team of business and technology professionals. To be successful, candidates need to possess basic literacy, math, critical thinking and self-teaching skills, do well in fast-paced environments, and be able to learn new technologies quickly.What We Are Looking ForMust have at least a High School diploma or GEDMust be authorized to work in the USMust have a passion for learning and jumpstarting a career in technologyMust be able to commit a Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pmMust be located in Baltimore, MD or surrounding areaOur program will help selected candidates obtain A+ and Google IT Support certifications, so those who already have these are not encouraged to apply.We are not currently offering visa sponsorship or transfers, but we will accept applications from individuals with work authorization.