Topic: Helpdesk support technician

We are looking for someone to help out on our online helpdesk. One of our support technicians who was on it is on paternity leave, so we're looking to fill the position.

This would be a great position for a tech-savvy, stay-at-home mom looking for a little extra income. If you know of someone who fits this bill, please refer her to this listing.


- respond to customers' questions and requests about their web site and email
- for large requests or new features, obtain client's approval and send job to admin for billing
- implement new features and fix bugs
- occasionally call clients to conduct online training through presentation software
- update client web sites with text changes, photos, new graphics, etc.
- occasionally add or change client email accounts through simple web interface
- ensure that no requests are left unattended
- represent our company with integrity and a helpful attitude
- signed non-disclosure, non-compete agreement
- bi-monthly invoices with job numbers sent to our admin offices


- up to 20 hours per week, usually 5 to 10 hours
- 4-hour response time between 8am and 5pm Monday through Friday CST
- knowledge of and experience with common web technologies
- working knowledge of WordPress as a CMS
- experience using FTP, access to FTP software
- HTML/XHTML, minimum 2 years' experience
- CSS, minimum 2 years' experience
- reliable, late-model PC or Mac computer
- Photoshop CS3 or later


- Basic jQuery familiarity
- PHP experience a BIG plus
- MySQL experience a plus
- SSH experience a plus
- Mac computer is preferred
- Online or in-person group training experience
- Familiarity with domain registration and DNS management
- iPhone or similar smartphone with email capabilities

This is a part-time contract position. Applicant will receive a 1099 as an independent contractor. Pay is dependent on experience, and ranges from $20 to $35 per hour. To show that you're detail-oriented and can follow instructions, please include 10MCS010 in the subject line of your email application. Usually the position requires only 5 to 10 hours per week, although on rare occasions it may require up to 20 hours.

Interested parties, please submit resume and CV to Please explain why you think that you will be a good fit for the position based on the description.