Computer Technician

Job Posted 4/27/2022
Cobalt Equipment Inc.
7275 National Drive Suite B
Livermore, CA 94550
United States
Experience Required
Job Start Date
$22.00 to $25.00 Per Hour
Job Description

Job Summary:

Cobalt Equipment Inc. is looking for a highly skilled and motivated Computer Technician with General Labor abilities. This is a Full Time, Temporary Position. In this role you will plan, coordinate, and troubleshoot computer-related activities by determining the technology needs of the company and making hardware- and software-related decisions to meet those needs. Ability to travel to job sites and be away as required. General labor necessary to keep IT / Warehouse Operations running efficiently. If this, is you, apply today to become part of the Cobalt Team!

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.


  • Configures, tests, updates, and repairs computing, copiers and other office equipment.
  • Performs regular preventive maintenance and diagnostic tests on computer systems.
  • Maintains computer systems and backs up software.
  • Create and maintain computer networks.
  • Build / set up hardware and install and configure software and drivers.
  • Maintain and repair technological equipment (e.g., routers) or peripheral devices.
  • Assist with Clerical, GIS, Satellite, Office Trailers as it pertains to networking and equipment.
  • Ability to maintain and run GIS and Clerical Trailer equipment.
  • Performs various physical and general labor tasks at the warehouse and as assigned.
  • Available to stay overnight as emergency operations require to support our equipment (up to but not limited to 5-night increments).
  • Manage security options and software in computers and networks to maintain privacy and protection from attacks.
  • Oversees backup, security, and user help systems.
  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain CCTV  security camera systems and video surveillance.
  • Remains current on advances in technology.
  • Assists computer operators with technical problems as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting hardware and software systems.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Ability to analyze and diagnose problems and work independently to solve them.
  • Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles.
  • Have a clean driving record (able to drive company vehicles).
  • Excellent organizational skills, and attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and prioritize work effectively and remain poised under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to explain technical problems and offer solutions to non-technical individuals.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision as the solo technician.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and extended emergency stays.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, preferred.
  • 2+years’ experience as a Computer Technician required.
  • Proven experience as computer technician or similar role, required.
  • Previous experience, especially in particular industry, preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds independently at times.
  • Must be able to work inside and outside in all weather conditions.
  • Must be able to travel to offsite assignments for extended periods.

Who we are?

Cobalt Equipment Inc. is a Registered Small Business in Alameda County, formed in 2004 specializing in turn-key base camp and workforce housing support services, logistical support associated with restoration operations and military camps.


Cobalt Equipment Inc. foresaw the growing demand for reliable, cost-effective and specialized quality equipment and formed Cobalt Equipment Inc. to meet that demand. Today, Cobalt Equipment Inc. has millions of dollars invested in equipment inventory serving the needs of the Emergency Services and Disaster Industry. Cobalt’s value does not end with simply providing equipment. We have built a professional team of managers, logistics specialists and maintenance personnel to ensure that our customer needs will be met with Cobalt’s quality and dedication to any incident.


We lead the industry in providing emergency services, turn-key life support facilities, workforce housing and related equipment. We currently own one of the largest inventories in the US, capable of supporting over 20,000 persons. We are strategically placed throughout the United States to immediately respond to our customer’s needs. Visit our website at: to learn more!

Michele Biggs
7275 National Drive Suite B
Livermore CA 94550
United States