Job Description

  • Electronic Technician, Security JobID: 57628
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  • Location:
    643-Ops/Security/Envr Services

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    Electronic Technician, Security
    1.0 FTE - (40 hr/wk)
    Hourly Pay Range- $26.45 - $36.45

    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

    Under the direction of the Safety, Security & Emergency Services Director, the Security Electronic Repair Technician is responsible for installation, maintaining, programming and repairing technical electronic equipment and controls for the district. Keeping updated logs, records, files and maps of all completed work.

    -Keeps up on updated laws of fire alarm codes and installation according to authority having jurisdiction.
    -Inspects, maintains and installs; Central station Hardware, software and supporting equipment; security systems including intrusion, card access, cameras, video intercom and interconnects to mass notification, first responder interoperability equipment, fire systems, HVAC controls, Electrical phase monitors, backup electrical generators; network based communications for fire systems; door hardware including ADA compliant equipment; all sound systems; and fire alarm systems.
    -Perform programming, data backup and restoration function for electronic systems.
    -Maintain and update drawings and documentation for electronic systems.
    -Responds to call outs for security and fire alarm malfunctions.
    -Specifies replacement parts and devices for fire and security alarms.
    -Coordinates work performed by outside contractors.
    -Maintains logs, records, files, maps and correspondence between various departments, contractors and other authorities having jurisdiction.
    -Works closely with fire departments, police and state authorities to repair malfunctions.
    -Communicates and coordinates problem resolution with schools, district staff and outside contractors.
    -Conducts PM’s on facility and site, systems and equipment for maintenance and safety issues, makes repairs as required or provides recommendations to the District for correction.
    -Programs and maintains all security devices.
    -Provides input for technical specifications for the district on all low voltage security systems.
    -Respond as essential personnel in case of an emergency, weather or environmental event, and/or school/facility/district closure.
    -Performs preventive maintenance duties as assigned

    -High school diploma or equivalent
    -Minimum of three years experience in progressively responsible experience in the electronics trade.
    -Valid driver's license
    -Operating knowledge of electronic testing multimeters, basic hand and power tools, tone generator, laptop computer and fire alarm testing equipment.
    -National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Level I; must acquire within 1 year
    -Experience with Central station Hardware, software and supporting equipment; security systems including intrusion, card access, and cameras
    -Must have proficient knowledge in the maintenance, installation, repair and troubleshooting of complex audio-visual systems and equipment, including PA and intercom systems, fire alarm and detection systems, athletic scoreboards, clock and program systems, central security monitoring systems, etc.
    -Must have proficient knowledge of the operation, minor maintenance and repair of less complex audio-visual equipment.
    -Must be able to use complex testing equipment, including signal generator, watt meter, frequency counter, volt-ohm meter, milliamp meter, etc.
    -Must have good working knowledge of the National Electric Code, National Fire Alarm Code, Uniform Fire Code and National Fire Protection Agency Code.

    -High school diploma plus specialized advanced courses in business, technical or vocational school up to two years of college.
    -NICET Level II certification

    Salary Information:
    -Salary Placement varies according to experience and education.

    Application and Selection Procedure:
    -Apply on-line at (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).
    -If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.
    -Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

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