Most technical consultants are hired for projects requiring significant knowledge in a particular technical area. They are usually hired through a consulting or staffing firm, and they often must be able to learn components such as software quickly when placed within a company. Technical consultants need to be able to provide expertise, advice, and support to the company.
Technical Consultant Tasks
Troubleshoot and resolve technical and equipment problems remotely and on-site.
Install, upgrade, maintain, and evaluate products and services.
Visit customers and provide hands-on training in their local environment.