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Parking Access & Maintenance Student Assistant

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Position Title Student Worker I
Work Days/Times Flexible to work with class times, typically will fall within 8-5, M-F.
Major/Essential Duties of Job Assist in the installation, maintenance and repair of parking control, video surveillance, intercom and related equipment. Duties will include, but not be limited to, preventative maintenance of equipment (cleaning, consumable materials replenishment, wear-part replacement, etc.), minor repairs, assisting staff with more involved repairs and related tasks.
Qualifications Must have the ability to learn and perform tasks efficiently and effectively. Must be able to work independently with minimal instructions after training. Must be able to lift 30 pounds and must have a valid Texas driver’s license. Must be enrolled as a student for a minimum of 9 hours per semester excluding summer semester at TAMU, Blinn, Sam Houston, etc. Must work an average of 12 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semester. Must work a minimum of 7 specials events during the fall and 1 during the spring in addition to working a minimum of 12 hours per week. Transportation Services welcomes work study participants.
Preferred Qualifications Experience with: typical hand tools, electronic/electrical wiring, computer/electronic configuration and troubleshooting. Mechanical aptitude and the ability to analyze simple mechanical failures and identify possible solutions with available resources.
Other Instructions This particular position is needed to accomplish some of the more mundane tasks required of the unit, allowing full-time staff to focus on technical matters. Opportunities will arise that allow for exposure to and involvement with more technical tasks and projects. At the same time, there may be times when it will be necessary to access small and/or dirty spaces (manholes) in order to make repairs. Applicants will be required to provide a class schedule along with a resume.
Salary $8.00/hr (eligible for student employee pay plan)
For questions contact Dell Hamilton
Email deh@tamu.edu or Call 979-862-3439