Department of Public Safety Equipment Technician
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its three hospitals — Ben Taub, Lyndon B. Johnson and Quentin Mease — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Harris Health is a looking for a Security Equipment Technician to perform servicing and troubleshooting of access control and IP video systems at our Hospital and Clinic locations. This position will also assist with startup/ commissioning/ programming of new installations and occasional work on integration conversions and upgrades to new systems. The position also assists with job walks and equipment selection.
We are looking for someone with 2-5 years of commercial security (Access Control & IP Video) installation and programming experience. Must have extensive commercial electronic security experience and preferably be certified with SW House CCure and AD Victor/Videoedge.
The position will also mentor and assist with the development of Access Control Technician/Locksmith employees
Skills / Requirements
JOB SUMMARY: Participates and direct under supervision, preventive maintenance, equipment repair and vendor interface for all DPS Security equipment including CCTV, alarms and card access
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Associate's Degree(AA) or equivalent of AA from technical school/ military/ industrial.
Work Experience: 1 years experience with AA or 3 years experience in Security Technology related/military/industrial
Communication Skills: Writing/Composing: Reports
Other Skills: PC
Work Schedule: Flexible
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Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 165499