Instructions to applicants:
Submit letter of interest, resume, contact information for three references, and completed Sul Ross Application at https://sulross.peopleadmin.com/ . Job Title:
Control Systems TechnicianLocation:
Office of Informational TechnologyPosting Date:
Have a 2-year college degree in Electronics or a related field. 2-3 years’ experience in systems installation or equivalent education. Related experience in a customer support role. Preferred:
Working knowledge of control systems, such as fire alarm systems, water sprinkler systems, access control systems, security camera systems, glass-breakage/burglar-alarm systems. Demonstrated experience in delivering customer support; excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills; ability to multi task and excellent interpersonal skills; Experience triaging multiple calls and issues that are reported by the campus; ability to set priorities; ability to understand low-voltage wiring.
Bachelor’s Degree and 3 or more years of related work experience in a customer service role. Primary Responsibilities:
Specific and verifiable knowledge of control systems, such as fire alarm systems, water sprinkler systems, access control systems, security camera systems, glass-breakage/burglar-alarm systems. Demonstrated experience in delivering customer support; excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills; ability to multi task and excellent interpersonal skills; Experience triaging multiple calls and issues that are reported by the campus; ability to set priorities; Experience with micro-processor based systems, PC/server based systems, and data networking.
Extensive experience in CAT 5/6 data & voice cabling, termination, testing, structured cabling, and low voltage circuits. Extensive knowledge in installation and troubleshooting of CCTV, surveillance systems, and card access control systems. Proficiency in basic office computer software and the ability to learn how to effectively use maintenance software to input data and research parts.
Knowledge in TCP/IP networking and IP security. Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings. Good articulate skills and the ability to follow directions/procedures.
Good organization skills. Reliable and self-motivated.
Ability to stoop, balance, climb, and work on a ladder. Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Performs installation, service, and functionality tests of fire alarm systems, water sprinkler systems, access control systems, glass-breakage/burglar alarm systems, and security camera systems.Other Information:
Ability to properly terminate CAT5/CAT6/RG6 and other cables. Experienced with hand tools, power tools, and meters.
Writes reports to describe and illustrate system operating characteristics, deviations from design specifications, and functional limitations.
Pursue career development opportunities such as training and certification courses.
Maintain a professional attitude and appearance at all times.
Keeps an eye on future technology to be aware of incoming student needs and helps to integrate it into the university.
Additional responsibilities as directed by the supervisor consistent with rank and position.
Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance. About SRSU:
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It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (http://www.sulross.edu).