Building Access Technician I

Job title: Building Access Technician I

Company: Texas A&M University

Job description: Job Title Building Access Technician I


Agency Texas A&M University

Department Building Access

Proposed Minimum Salary $16.04 hourly

Job Location College Station, Texas

Job Type Staff

Job Description

Who we are

The Keyless Access and Video Surveillance team, in the Division of Operations, is an emerging department. We are designing and implementing next generation campus safety and security solutions. Our forward-thinking vision will help ensure the safety and security of students, faculty and staff across our campus communities. Our department values, nurtures, and respects all team members ensuring an environment of excellence where all associates are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential. If you would like to learn more about our department, please visit:

Here is a glimpse of the job:

Do you like to solve problems and think creatively? As a Building Access Technician I, you are responsible for installing and repairing mechanical door locks, related services, and projects in university structures. You will assist the Building Access Supervisor and the Building Access Technician II with normal operating shop functions including installation, maintenance, and repair of university card access systems. Come join us as we work together to provide superior customer service at Texas A&M University. Special care is taken to ensure the right development opportunities are planned to advance your career.


  • High School diploma, or GED
  • 2 years’ experience in locksmithing, carpentry, electronics, or related field
  • State issued driver license
  • The well-qualified candidate will have 2+ years hands on experience working with key systems and lock hardware, knowledgeable in master keying systems, and commercial door hardware

Other things to know: Salary is commensurate with experience with a starting pay of $16.04 per hour. A cover letter and resume will assist us in our review of your application materials. These can be uploaded on the application under CV/Resume.

This position is located in College Station, TX. Remote/Work from alternate location is not available at this time.

Opportunities to contribute:

We need your ability to assist with installation of university card access systems in university structures. Wires and installs control modules, card readers, door hardware, and all other components of the system. Maintains the university card access system by troubleshooting wiring problems or lock malfunctions. Includes use of a volt/ohm meter, and other tools to troubleshoot. You will provide excellent communication, organization, and customer service skills in every aspect of your job.

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment by promoting a culture that respects all perspectives, talents & lived experience. Embracing varying opinions and perspectives strengthens our which are: Respect, Excellence, Leadership, Loyalty, Integrity, and Selfless Service.

We are a prestigious university with strong traditions, Core Values, and a community of caring and collaboration. Amenities associated with a major university, such as sporting and cultural events, state-of-the-art recreation facilities, the Bush Library and Museum, and much more await you. Experience all that a big city has to offer but with a reasonable cost-of-living and no long commutes.
, , , with Texas A&M contributing to employee health and basic life premiums of annual paid holidays * Up to
and at least month * Automatically enrollment in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas

  • Health and Wellness:
  • Professional Development: All employees have access to free

training, webinars, and limited financial support to attend conferences, workshops, and more for completing a degree while a Texas A&M employee

Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Expected salary: $16.04 per hour

Location: College Station, TX

Job date: Sun, 17 Mar 2024 08:25:46 GMT

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