Intelligent Transportation System Tech
Company: METRO Transit Authority
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Information Technology, Transportation
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 7/19/2018

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



  • 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
Or call 713.739.4953 for additional information

Kashmere Facility
5700 Eastex Freeway
Houston, TX 77026

METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • 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.)
Houston , TX
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