Our ideal candidate would have flexible schedules (including overnight/weekend work if needed) and a high skill level with the following: Low voltage Cat5 & Cat6 voice & data cabling, Fiber, Copper, Burglar & Fire Alarm, CCTV and Access Control experience. Service Technicians are well versed in both installations and service, they are responsible for installing, programming, and troubleshooting security equipment.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras and attach electrical and telephone wiring to connect components.
Demonstrate systems for customers and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
Test and repair circuits and sensors, following wiring and system specifications.
Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, or cavity walls to reach fixture outlets, positioning and terminating cables, wires, or strapping.
Examine systems to locate problems, such as loose connections or broken insulation.
Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, or other security features to ensure proper functioning or to diagnose malfunctions.
Drill holes for wiring in wall studs, joists, ceilings, or floors.
Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures.
Prepare documents, such as invoices or warranties.
Consult with clients to assess risks and to determine security requirements.
Mount raceways and conduits and fasten wires to wood framing, using staplers.
Adjust sensitivity of units, based on room structures and manufacturers' recommendations, using programming keypads.
Provide customers with cost estimates for equipment installation.
Keep informed of new products and developments.
Order replacement parts.
Type: Full-timeJob Location:
Westcoast Communication Services, Inc.