Careers at CCNM

Help Desk Assistant (Information Systems) (CCNM - Toronto Campus)

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We are currently looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Help Desk Assistant professional to provide exemplary technical support to the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) staff, faculty and students.
Reporting to the Director, Information Systems & Services, this challenging position will include the following duties:
Job Responsibilities Overview:
  • Provide administrative and general day-to-day operational support to the Director, IS
  • Provide effective and efficient first-line customer service support on IT related inquiries via telephone, MS Teams and email
  • Support students and faculty and deliver prompt response to in-classroom common technology issues
  • Escalate issues that require desk side, application or administrative support to the appropriate IS team member
  • Accurately document and report Information Systems activities in the help desk ticketing system and maintain department records on software license renewals
  • Provide support in documenting and reviewing policies, processes and procedures for the IS department
  • Collaborate with the IS Business Analyst on coordinating department project communication
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Post-secondary Certificate from an accredited Information Technology program, or equivalent experience.
  • At least two (2) years of direct customer service experience to support a wide variety of internal and external clients and vendors.
  • Demonstrated understanding of information technology with respect to customer experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to show empathy.
  • Solid understanding and working knowledge of desktop and smartphone applications.
  • Proficiency in, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and the Microsoft Office 365 Suite of applications.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience supporting a diverse student population is an asset.
As a condition of employment, successful candidates are required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) is a premier, pan-Canadian academic institution for education and research in naturopathic medicine. Our graduates are eligible to write the licensing examinations for all regulated jurisdictions in Canada and the United States to become naturopathic doctors. The College is a registered charity dependent upon tuition, research grants and donations for the fulfillment of its mission. CCNM has two campuses, one in Toronto and another in the Metro Vancouver area known as the Boucher Campus. The College provides an attractive work environment for those who value good health and who enjoy working in a positive creative atmosphere.
CCNM welcomes individuals who have demonstrated commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion and will partner with us in expanding our EDI capacity. We encourage applications from equity-deserving groups, including Indigenous Peoples, Black-identified persons, other racialized persons, persons with disabilities and those who identify as women and/or LGBTQ2SIA+.
CCNM is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please advise the Human Resources department if you require accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process. This document can be made available in an alternate format upon request.
Submit your resume with a covering letter to:
Submit your resume with a covering letter to:
Human Resources Department
On the covering letter, please indicate the title of the position that you are applying for and where you saw this job advertisement.
  • Please include your salary expectations in your covering letter.
We thank all applicants in advance and advise that only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.