Intelligent Transportation System Tech
Company: METRO Transit Authority
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Information Technology, Transportation
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5/31/2018
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Intelligent Transportation System Tech

 

Performs electronic equipment maintenance functions in the following areas:

  • Radio Communication System      
  • Non- Revenue Vehicle Mobile Radio Equipment
  • Bus radios                                     
  • Bus electronic control systems
  • Bus Destination signs 
  • Mobile Access Routers                    
  • Bus IVOMS
  • Mobile Access Routers
  • Bus Camera Systems

 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains Radio Communication system and IVOMS awareness and assists in troubleshooting and diagnosis of system infrastructure.
  • Performs general and preventive maintenance or extensive repair of all radio electronic equipment assigned to all revenue and non-revenue vehicles.
  • Performs general and preventive maintenance or extensive repair of all IVOMS equipment assigned to all revenue and non-revenue vehicles.
  • Performs bench repair on radio electronic equipment.
  • Performs bench repair on IVOMS components.
  • Performs general and preventive maintenance of bus destination signs.
  • Serves as technical advisor to the facility superintendent/foreman on bus electrical and electronic systems.
  • Observes and adheres to all policies and guidelines of the Electronic Maintenance, METRO, and Federal Communications Commission.
  • Inspects the installation of electronic equipment to include radio, IVOMS, destination signs and supporting connection equipment by vendors.
  • Verifies reported defects and corrects/clears defects using logical troubleshooting methods.  Reports poor workmanship.
    Maintains computer records and completes all paper work documentation required for completing non-warranty or warranty work history on assigned vehicle.  Prepares and submits reports to the EM Foreman as required.
  • Assist with the training of new technicians as requested by management.
  • Ensures the security of all equipment, keys, and vehicles while on duty.  Keeps service vehicles in clean, safe operating order
  • Promotes safety awareness and follows safety procedures in an effort to reduce or eliminate accidents.
  • Performs other duties assigned.


 
Benefits of Working at Metro
– Retirement Plan and Savings Plan
– Competitive Pay
– Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
– Life Insurance
– Education Assistance (Non-Union)
– Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays
– Employee Assistance Program
– Wellness Program
– Advancement Opportunities
– Free Transportation for Employees and Spouses
– Bilingual Incentive Pay for Bus Operators

Apply online at RideMETRO.org
Or call 713.739.4953 for additional information

Kashmere Facility
5700 Eastex Freeway
Houston, TX 77026

METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent. 
  • Associate Degree in Electronic Technology.
  • Minimum two (2) years technical training in electronic technology.
  • Minimum four (4) years extensive electronics maintenance experience including two-way vehicular radio experience.
  • FCC General Class Commercial Radio Telephone License or comparable industry certification. 
  • Must obtain license or certification within six (6) months of employment.
  • A valid Texas driver's license is required for the job and must meet METRO's requirements regarding motor vehicle records. 
  • Working knowledge of personal computers and related software, Microsoft Office.
  • Good Communication (written/verbal skills.)
ADDRESS:
Houston , TX
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