New Job: Install Technician (Surveillance)
- Two years of experience in installation or other related fields.
- (Preferred) AESBL Licensed
- (Preferred) Access Control, Surveillance, and/or Alarm experience
- AAA Video Surveillance Course
- AAA Life Safety Alarm Course
- ESA Certified Alarm Technician (Level I)*
- ABAT/Advanced Intrusion Systems Course (Level II)*
- ESA Understanding Alarms (for Salespersons)
- ESA Video System Technology
- AEIT Advanced Electronic Intrusion Technician (Alarm Level 2)*
- Video Surveillance Systems (VSS)
- Electronic Security Alarm Basics (for Salespersons)
- Video Security Systems (CCTV) Essentials
- 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
- 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.
- 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.