Electronics Specialist II

Job description

Areas of Intereset: Skilled Trades
Functional Areas: Student Affairs
Department: Department of Housing Technology Services
Requisition Number: 10888
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Employment Type: University Staff
Schedule: Full-Time
Posting Close Date: 28-Jun-2018

Job Summary

Housing Information Technology (HIT) welcomes applications for an Electronics Specialist II. This position is responsible for providing safe, reliable, and well maintained facilities for the students, faculty and staff at the University of Colorado by installing and maintaining housing and dining electronic and mechanical security systems.

Who We Are

At Housing IT, we’re passionate about creating raving fans from our users through excellent customer service and highly available services. Our clients are the 500+ professional staff and 600+ students working in Housing & Dining Services. Being an auxiliary department, we enable staff to access the resources they need to sharpen skills and improve service delivery. With our nationally recognized virtualization stack and our private cloud, we’re comfortable with remote working and strive for a healthy work/life balance.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Electronic Lock and Access Control Technical Support and Repair

  • Electronic Lock and Access Control Technical Training, Support and Projects Installation, repair, calibration, maintenance and training for electronic security systems including card access control (Salto and C-CURE), readers, control panels, wiring, IP Video cameras, recorders, multiplexers, quads, monitors, intrusion detectors, switches and contacts.
  • Certified software knowledge to train others to detect and address problems in various systems.
  • Responds to daily service calls as well as supports ongoing internal and capital construction projects by being a point of contact for design reviews and standards inspections.
  • This work requires this position to drive a university vehicle to complete these assignments.

Mechanical Lock Support and Projects

  • Perform and trains other for journey level locksmithing by installation, repair, rework and maintenance of all door security hardware including magnetic locks, electronic strikes, electro-mechanical locks, pneumatic door operator and their controls, panic exit devices and standard locking hardware.
  • Re-key cylinders and make keys, issue, enter and track key issuance for Housing & Dining Services by assigning keys, securing proper authorization paperwork and inputting information in database.
  • Orders, receives and tracks inventory parts and consumables and processes the required paperwork for accounting.
  • This work requires this position to drive a university vehicle to complete these assignments.

Miscellaneous Assignments and On-Call Coverage

  • Assist management with writing training materials, repair procedures and specifications related to daily business of Integrated Security.
  • Works with the Integrated Security manager to schedule on-call duties to assist Integrated Security in responding to after hour support calls.
  • Other duties as assigned to meet the needs of the department.

What We Can Offer

Salary range starts at $54,696.00


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

  • Three years of technical experience repairing, performing maintenance, installing, modifying, calibrating, certifying, or fabricating equipment and facilities related to the work assignment.
    • Substitutions: An associate’s degree or successful completion of the equivalent of 60 semester hours of training at an accredited college or university or recognized non-correspondence technical school with 30 semester hours of course work related to the work assignment may be substituted for two years of the required experience.
  • Equipment and facilities may be primarily telecommunications equipment and facilities, media equipment and facilities, precision measuring equipment, or other electronics equipment and facilities.
  • Must possess a valid Colorado driver’s license and pass a motor vehicle background check.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Previous experience working with access control systems.
  • Previous experience working with video IP camera systems.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:

1. A current resume.

2. A cover letter that specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications.

You will not be asked to upload references at this time.

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

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Posted: 6/8/2018
Application Due: 6/29/2018
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