The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Journey Security Technician

Hiring department ITS Networking
Monthly salary $3,400+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 14-03-07-01-5312
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Responsible for assisting the installation, repair, and routine or emergency maintenance of building access control and security devices. Ensure a functional interface with campus police, building owners, and campus management. Perform related duties as assigned. On call is required.

Essential Functions

Install, test, and maintain the functionality of all field devices related to the campus security system. This includes data cabling, wiring, control panels, electronic door locks, readers, door position switches, and other hardware related to the campus security system. Provide a high level of customer service to all campus security stakeholders. Coordinate and communicate with customers and team to provide appropriate level of service. Respond to work orders and trouble ticket within service level agreement terms. Respond to emergency maintenance, participate in the on-call rotation to provide 24/7 field support for the campus security. Ensure that supervisor is kept up to date and informed. Give timely progress reports to supervisor on all projects and task lists. Maintain a clean and safe working environment. Keep service vehicles organized and clean, report any problems or issues.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

A High school graduation or GED. Five years of related experience including intrusion, card access control, video and security device administration. Ability to follow detailed work instructions. Knowledge of basic electronics and operation of tools and equipment related to the installation and repair of electronic security systems. Must pass extensive federal background check. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Required qualifications with more than five years of experience. Security project lead experience and certifications in access control, video, or other security related systems. Ability to read blueprints and floor plans, ability to use computer software for troubleshooting and documentation.

Working conditions

May work in all weather conditions May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving

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