POSITION SUMMARY :
The Security System Technician will Install, program, maintain, or repair the Vindicator or other Intrusion Detection System and CCTV and other surveillance equipment, and associated components..
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES :
Program & Service all types of security products including but NOT limited to; Vindicator Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and cameras, Pelco CCTV & IP Video Cameras, Security Management Systems, and Video Management Systems.
Follow up on projects and questions promptly, provide businesslike replies to inquiries and requests and perform all duties in an orderly manner
Skill set to include retrofit or new construction project implementation of new or existing security integration systems
Provide troubleshooting, programming and service including but not limited to; Programming, repairing, or replacing cameras, installing or programming Video recorders & Video Management Systems (VMS) including software initial set up, training and software upgrades.
Programming or replacing IDS components, such as door contacts, motion sensors, solar panels, batteries, control equipment, hold up devices, and site-
specific IDS devices including software initial set up, training and software upgrades.
Able to setup, program, maintain, troubleshoot, and upgrade all related servers, workstations, DVRs and other integral systems as related to IDS and security systems.
Knowledge of fiber data systems to include installing, programming, and troubleshooting data transmission and receiving equipment.
Able to troubleshoot electronics and integrated circuits at the component level and quickly identify and rectify issues.
Knowledge of how to read / follow CAD drawings, electrical layouts, to program systems to match sequence of operation of security systems
Able to determine materials required for jobs specifically compatibility of devices per hardware & software requirements for all IDS and VMS.
Keep informed of new products and developments. Attend in-house training sessions and manufacturers’ training as assigned and / or required
Accurately complete and return all paperwork on time and maintain and conduct an inventory of all parts and material.
Be available for occasional off-hour emergency service calls and the on-call schedule if assigned.
Report all accidents, mishaps and / or customer complaints immediately Program Management Office.
Keep company issued vehicle clean, neat, and organized.
Maintain neat and orderly workspaces that properly ensures all customer and company provided tools and materials are accounted for and stored in a proper manner.
Work cooperatively with military personnel and department leadership within the company and with fellow coworkers
Interface with military to address their concerns in a knowledgeable and respectful manner
Provide accurate and complete information on reports and quotes
Manage time including time on the job as well as time for other projects as needed.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED :
Secret Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPR), Non-Secure Internet Protocol Router (NIPR). A Wide Range of Desktop and Laptop Computers a wide range of client software.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT :
1. Working environment will be approximately 40% indoor, 60% outdoor.
2. Work environment will also be very hot (120 degrees Fahrenheit) due to conditions within the region.
3. Must be able to work rotating shift schedules possibly providing 24 hour day / 7 day week coverage.
PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES :
1. Personnel will also be required to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time.
2. Individual must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. unassisted.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS : Education / Certifications :
Education / Certifications : Secret Clearance
Certified in the Vindicator IDS and PELCO camera system
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) and three years minimum alarm industry installation technician experience;
or the equivalent combination of education and experience
Valid driver’s license required
Requires a minimum of three years of experience relating to security systems equipment repair and installation in a large installation environment.
Experience can be substituted for certifications. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Must be proficient in using Microsoft Office software. Interpersonal and communication skills are requirements of this position as there is constant interaction with military personnel.
Must read, write, and speak English fluently. Must be capable of dealing with multiple problems simultaneously, prioritize workload, and establish a weekly Battle Rhythm.