Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment. Follow blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras. 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.
Public Safety and Security — Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective security operations for the protection of people and institutions.
Computers and Electronics — Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software – including applications and programming.
Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of processes for providing customer/personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Telecommunications — Knowledge of transmission, broadcasting, switching, control, and operation of telecommunications systems.
Building and Construction — Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings and other structures.
Electronic mail software — Microsoft Outlook
Network monitoring software — Traceroute
Office suite software — Microsoft Office
Spreadsheet software — Microsoft Excel
Word processing software — Microsoft Word
Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
Critical Thinking — Reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
Installation — Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop options and implement solutions
Oral Comprehension — Listening to and understanding ideas, presented through spoken words and sentences.
Problem Sensitivity —Recognizing when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
Oral Expression — Communicating ideas, through speech, so others will understand.