Gilbane Technologist in Houston, Texas

Technologist

Tracking Code

5058-244

Job Description

At Gilbane we’re building more than buildings, we’re helping create schools, hospitals, laboratories and other facilities across the United States and throughout the world that will be helping people live better for decades to come. As a fifth generation family business we’ve built the best team in the industry with a culture of caring that treats every one of our employees as a trusted member of the Gilbane family. We also invest in our employees’ education and have built Gilbane University into the top training organization in the construction industry. If you have the desire to make a real difference in people’s lives and become part of a growing organization that treats you like member of the family – you will feel right at home at Gilbane.

PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Technologist is responsible for providing network support services to area sites and staff, and providing training and guidance to customers as it relates to Gilbane’s standard application and hardware usage. All Technologists are considered technology owners for their areas. This includes PCs, servers, switches, routers, cell phones, printers, multi-function products, office PBX, and standard company applications.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: Technologist typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform analytical, technical and administrative work in the planning, design, and installation of new personal computer systems, peripherals, networks, and end-user software

  • Confer with end users to determine types of hardware and software required

  • Provide end-user support in the installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintenance of all technologies located within assigned office or business unit, including but not limited to laptop and desktop computers, network servicers, printers and peripherals, Microsoft operating systems and applications, and basic network devices including switches and hubs

  • Perform basic network administration including ID creation, password resets, as well as monitoring and maintenance of file systems and back up devices and software in conjunction with other GTG professionals

  • Participate and assist in planning and performing user relocations

  • Ensure compliance with information security implications and technology solutions

  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships between GTG and external technology partners

  • Authorize and appropriately code all equipment invoices for payment

  • Manage, control and document inventory to ensure accurate asset management

  • Purchase and install all Video Conference and Telephone systems and provides support on an ongoing basis

  • Educate and train new employees on equipment use and GTG policies and practices

  • Order, activate, and train on all mobile device services

  • Work with Department Heads and Business Unit Managers on capital equipment budgets

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION

  • BS in Computer Science or Information Technology

  • 1-3 years of technology-related experience

  • 2 or more years of experience supporting a small to medium sized network

  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Exchange and Outlook

  • Solid understanding of office cabling, workstation and server operating systems

  • Ability to balance jobsite and office needs

  • Ability to prioritize and understand urgency and magnitude to the business

  • Ability to work and lead in a team environment, including the ability to manage personal and team priorities with minimal supervision

  • Ability to interface with a variety of technical and business personnel

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written, to direct, organize and communication with others

Excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health and welfare benefits, generous profit-sharing/401k plan, as well as technical and management training programs.

Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Gilbane has an unwavering focus on safety, the environment and caring about everyone involved in our work.

Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

Gilbane is not accepting unsolicited resumes from third party recruiters at this time.

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Job Location

Houston, Texas, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular