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Johnson Controls

Security Installation Technician

Job Description 

Be part of the future!

We are one team, dedicated to working collaboratively to create the purposeful solutions that propel the world forward. We hope you will join our diverse team of top people – you bring your talent, and we’ll give you the space and opportunities to grow and succeed. We are committed to make a difference.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Starting Pay
  • Paid Training
  • Global Advancement Opportunities
  • Company Vehicle
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Comprehensive Benefits
  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Competitive Retirement Saving Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more!

What you will do:

Perform service and new installation commissioning activities on access control, CCTV, intrusion alarm and intercom systems.

How you will do it:

  • Supervise and inspect the installation of equipment to meet customer expectations and manufacturer specifications.
  • Field coordination and communication, system programming, commissioning, AHJ testing and training on new system installations
  • Evaluate and diagnose equipment that requires servicing as well as troubleshooting potential field wiring problems
  • Provide specific solutions and recommendations to customers on the most efficient and cost-effective method in restoring a specific system back to normal condition
  • Manage assigned Electronic Systems service calls in regard to field labour hours estimated
  • Customer satisfaction through coordination, response to customer requests and problems
  • Prepare reports on daily activities
  • May be required to work overtime
  • Read and understand complicated blueprints, diagrams, schematics, submittals, software/system programs, and operation/product manuals
  • Capable of working in cramped workspaces such as ducts, crawl spaces, above ceilings, etc.
  • Must adhere to all JCI safety policies and procedures
  • Complete mileage and monthly vehicle reports in a timely manner

What we look for:

  • 2-5 years’ experience with installation and service of access control, CCTV, intrusion, and intercom systems or accredited security installation course completed.
  • Minimum high school/trade school graduate
  • 2-year Associate degree in a technical field involving electronics or computers preferred
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of electricity and electronics
  • Demonstrated aptitude for troubleshooting systems and performing necessary repairs
  • Security experience with various access control, CCTV, and Intrusion systems
  • Ability to effectively work independently
  • Demonstrated high level of customer service
  • Able to carry and move equipment/tools weighing up to 40 pounds
  • Comfortable working in an environment that may involve climbing ladders and scaffoldings with equipment, upwards to forty (40) feet
  • Working knowledge of personal computers (Windows, XP, Windows 7) and Microsoft’s suite of Office software
  • Working knowledge of IT network systems
  • Ability to use hand and power tools and test equipment such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, digital analyzers, battery analyzers, frequency meters, decibel meters and communication devices as required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to read and understand complex building architectural, mechanical, and electrical documents, as well as project plans, specifications, schedules, and equipment installation/operation/troubleshooting manual.

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