The Applications Support (IT Support Specialist) – Level 1 is a key corporate operational role that will support nine RDH offices in North America. The successful applicant will be a self-starter and problem-solver, with strong communication skills to proactively provide the highest level of customer service to our growing firm.

Hybrid opportunities are available near any RDH office – Vancouver, Victoria, Courtenay, Toronto, Waterloo, Seattle, Boston, Portland, and Oakland.


  • As part of the Business Technology group, the role provides applications support to RDH users across the different offices. Support is provided through various channels as well as in-person support at the office if feasible.
  • Delivering 1:1 training for users that require more support or help with understanding concepts. For example, showing a user how to use OneDrive to sync.
  • Troubleshooting typical application issues like unable to save or print, unable to login, missing files etc
  • Helping users leverage O365 apps to solve everyday tasks. For example, using Microsoft Automate for repetitive tasks.
  • Support with the onboarding and offboarding processes that relate to applications.
  • Monitor the helpdesk queue for application support inquires. Create tickets as needed for requests made outside the helpdesk ticketing system.
  • Ensure requests are logged, prioritized, and resolved in a timely manner in the helpdesk ticketing system.
  • Liaise with third-party support from service providers and vendors when necessary.
  • Contributes to the improvement of tools and processes.
  • Other activities that support the Business Technology group.


  • Degree or diploma in Computer Science or equivalent; or a combination of Helpdesk certification, training, and experience
  • Proficient in Office 365 suite of apps, Windows operating systems, Android and iOS devices and operating system.
  • Nice to have, knowledge of industry tools like Bluebeam, Autodesk apps, Adobe Creative Cloud apps. (You need to possess enough knowledge for troubleshooting.)


  • Ability to perform basic systems & network troubleshooting
  • Ability to communicate and provide support to customers in a timely and professional manner
  • Experience in a fast-paced and multi-location work environment a plus.
  • Enjoyment of growth, new challenges and change
  • Self-starter and a team-player
  • Creative problem solver with a critical mind
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and spoken)
  • Customer service oriented as well as technology focused
  • Excellent listening ability
  • A mix of patience and persistence


RDH is an amazing place to work. A role with RDH is a career commitment to learn and grow alongside inspiring and dedicated people who care deeply about making buildings better.

We are an employee-owned consulting firm with 300 employees in nine offices across North America. Our core area of business is the integration of building science engineering, architecture, and construction management to optimize the performance of the building enclosure (walls, windows and roofs). Since our beginnings in 1997, we have become industry leaders in North America and continue to grow as we focus on technical excellence and delivering high-quality projects.

We offer a positive workplace with incredible teams, opportunities for professional growth, development and ownership. As well as your background, we seek alignment with RDH’s core values: 1) commit to excellence, 2) act with integrity, 3) work as a team 4) do what it takes, and 5) always learn.

Our collaborative teams fuel our mission of Making Buildings Better. We seek balanced representation in our teams, and to achieve a welcoming and inclusive community for all people who share a passion for our values and mission. We believe diverse thought, ideas, and voices make us great – people of different identities, races, ethnicities, genders, ages, orientations, religions, abilities, education, cultures, and skills. We are committed to equity through building teams based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Additional information on our expertise, projects, and culture can be found at


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No phone calls please. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that only those already entitled to work in Canada legally need apply.


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