Security Installation Technician

Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Date Posted: 01-30-2018
Position: Security Installation Technician
Location: Virginia Beach
Type: Full Time Direct Hire
Compensation: 45k and up, being sponsored for a Secret Clearance
Special Requirements: Must be eligible to receive a Secret Clearance(NATO)
This position is tasked with performing customer support activities involving the installation, configuration, testing, training and maintenance of electronic, mechanical and video surveillance equipment, including:
  • Installing, terminating and programming end devices for access control, CCTV and security infrastructure in commercial and/or government environment.
  • Terminating and installing end devices such as card/badge readers, motion detectors, glass breakers, mag locks, cameras, focusing camera lenses, etc.
  • Perform system installations, upgrades, takeovers and wiring on, but not limited to: CCTV, access control, intercom, intrusion detection, fire & life safety.
  • Assist with basic service and small security installation when needed
  • Perform signal verification, system testing and troubleshooting
  • Assist customer with downloads and device configurations as needed
  • Educate and train customer on system operation and functionality
  • Complete installation checklists and capture customer signatures as required
  • Replenish and reconcile truck stock inventory, materials, tools and equipment
  • Acknowledge, implement, and enforce all companies policies and procedures
  • Positively represent companies to customers with consistent professionalism, adhering to dress code
  • Submit accurate and timely documentation to your immediate supervisor
  • Ability to work required on-call duty to handle after hour service issues.
  • Ensure work is in accordance with applicable codes and standard practices.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnoses and recommends potential solutions for system errors and failures.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Working knowledge of test equipment such as multi-meters, digital analyzers, battery analyzers, frequency meter, decibel meters, and communicating devices
  • Certification and experience with IDS, ACS and/or CCTV solutions such as Lenel, Honeywell, Sensormatic or Bosch preferred
  • 6+ years related experience in the installation of security, video surveillance, card access and alarm systems.
  • Must pass a DCJS background check
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate industry safety certifications
  • Lenel OnGuard Enterprise Security System certification (1000 and 2000) a plus!
  • High School diploma or GED (Bachelor’s degree preferred)
  • Experience and/or license with commercial fire a plus
  • Must be able to pass a standard background check
  • Competitive Salary based on experience
  • Company offered Health & Dental Insurance Plans
  • Simple IRA Match Program
  • Legal Resources Options
  • Short and Long Term Care Options
  • Paid Time Off and more
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