Applications Support Specialist

Job Profile

The Application Support Specialist is responsible for supporting and maintaining 4 Core Applications for the organization. To provide advisory services, technical guidance and training to internal customers on the operation and maintenance of Dynamics 2015, Preceptive Content, Time and Crew Management Mobile APP, Employee Health and Safety Mobile APP. One of the main responsibilities includes staying up to date with current system releases, developing and implementing strategies to address problem areas with the core solutions including implementing continuous improvement strategies. Individuals must work well in a team setting to meet objectives in a timely manner; however, individuals also need to be able to perform effectively with minimal supervision.


System Support and Application Service Desk

  • In-depth knowledge of Integrated Solutions
  • Experience with business requirement gathering and documenting
  • Experience with Change Management and change impact analysis
  • Management and triage of issue defects related to core applications and ensure day-to-day issues are addressed/resolved.
  • Developing system documentation for the core applications and provide proper training aids that meet change management governance.
  • Experience with creating test scripts, conducting system testing including system upgrades and implementation.
  • Develop systems requirements/specification documentation.
  • Collaborating with the Business to design/maintain processes that will improve overall effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Creating Jira tickets.

Project Management and Optimization

  • Responsible for developing strategy and roadmap for existing or net new systems with a holistic view of the business.
  • Creating and maintaining a business process for users to submit enhancement suggestions related to payroll.
  • Responsible for ensuring project plans and work demands of the team are realistic and deadlines are met including working with Project Management Office.
  • Maintain positive relationships with appropriate HR, IT, Finance, Management, Administration Teams and third-party vendors to determine enhanced offerings for current and future system functionality.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining system architecture maps and system documentation.

Data Quality, Training and Security

  • Evaluating data quality issues and determining methods to improve system accuracy.
  • Creating and maintaining training aids.
  • Facilitate training for new end-users and refresher sessions.
  • Evaluating data quality and preventative strategies to maintain accurate data.

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business
  • Previous experience working in a unionized environment.
  • Ability to provide direction to Payroll administrators and influence stakeholders to ensure that solutions are effective and in keeping with the overall IT strategy.
  • Strong customer service focus with demonstrated skills in supporting users to assist in addressing issues and concerns.
  • Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills are required.
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to learn and use a variety of software applications such as JIRA, Zendesk, Teams, Camtasia. 
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-project environment with shifting priorities, and the ability to reassess and reprioritize competing business needs.

What Flynn Offers

  • Beautiful work enviroment with high ceilings and tons of natural sunlight!
  • In-house cafeteria and gym (post-COVID restrictions)
  • Free parking
  • Competitive wages and benefits
  • RRSP matching
  • Great environment where our motto is “Flynn Family Winning Together”!
  • On-going career development programs through our in-house Flynn University and eLearning courses


Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including roofing, glazing, waterproofing, and architectural metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team. 


Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities.

To apply to any of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com.

For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com.


At Flynn, it's not just a job, it's a career. 


We are also highly active and committed to creating an environment which is accessible to all of our customers, employees and applicants. Reasonable accommodations in the hiring process will be provided to people with disabilities upon request. 




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