A skills section is the most important part of a computer technician’s resume. As this is a skills based job, you should emphasize on your relevant skills under a dedicated ‘Skills’ section. You may also divide your skills into different sections such as “Software Skills”, “Hardware Skills” and “Interpersonal Skills”.

The following are some key skills which employers generally want to see in any Computer or PC Technician resume, therefore must be present in your resume. Include at least 5 of the following skills phrases in your resume for Computer, IT or PC Technician job.

See also: Computer Technician Resume Sample


Computer Technician Skills for Resume 

• Highly skilled in installing, repairing and troubleshooting computer hardware and peripherals

• Well-versed in installing windows, software, applications, antivirus and patches

• Working knowledge of modern networking devices and printers

• Demonstrated ability to read and understand technical manuals and schematics

• Adept at repairing computer hardware including Windows-based PCs and Macintosh Apple platforms

• Proven ability to manage multiple troubleshooting tasks simultaneously while maintaining the quality of results

• Extensive experience in backup and image management software

• Expert user of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access)

• Able to configure VPN and server/client side hardware and software

• Proven record of managing time and priorities effectively

• Known for working efficiently without supervision

• Committed to learn and relate technical concepts promptly

• Knowledge of lotus notes troubleshooting and configuration

• Proficient in working with end-users remotely

• Demonstrated expertise in Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8

• Effective skills in supporting server-room team

• Familiar with active directory security and policies

• Strong attention to detail

• Good organizational skills

• Able to lift up to 50 lbs

• Good customer service acumen

• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

• Outstanding communication skills to relate with team members and support workers