Security Service Technician

What you will do
  • Perform Installation, configuration, testing and troubleshooting activities on Intrusion Alarm Systems, Access Control, CCTV, Intercom, Network infrastructure; PA Systems and other PC based Systems including Nurse Call and Sound Systems
  • Perform installation and verification activities on Security related equipment for large installations, including installing, testing and commissioning
  • Read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, schematics, submittals, and specifications
  • Complete As Built drawings on the completion of the project
  • Complete reports for submission to customers and carry out system acceptance tests with AHJ's and other interested parties
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of various product lines
  • Consult with Clients to assess risk and to determine Security requirements
  • Identify and sell basic product enhancements to customers
  • Participate in on-call service

What we look for


  • Completion of a college diploma in Electrical/Electronic or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience within the Security and Access Control industry or SimplexGrinnell
  • Manufacturer certification in an access control platform i.e. Software House, Lenel, etc.
  • Preference will be given to those who have IT standards and network topology experience
  • Must have working knowledge of equipment application, compatibility, mounting techniques, programming, and testing
  • Experience supporting the implementation of analog, hybrid and IP CCTV systems, access control systems, intercom systems, wireless, intrusion systems, and Nurse Call
  • Understanding of communication protocols
  • Must have working knowledge of local and national codes for inspection and test purposes
  • Demonstrated ability to program basic operations on micro-processor based systems without supervision
  • Proficient in the operation of computers and knowledgeable on MS operating systems (including Windows 2000 Server). Ability to configure PC hardware and application programs
  • Computer Network Experience and Qualifications would be a strong asset to this position
  • Experience working in the construction industry and construction management
  • Experience in the design or design assist in low voltage applications is desirable
  • Understand technical system architecture
  • Strong troubleshooting skills with working knowledge of electronic test equipment
  • Ability to lift equipment and tools up to 20 40 lbs
  • Ability to climb ladders and scaffolding
  • Strong communication skills and customer service focus
  • Possess a valid driver's license
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