Systems Installer

New Job: Systems Installer

nSide is a Florence, AL-based school safety company that cares for today’s most pressing security challenges in the classroom. We strive to answer the hard questions and provide the best solutions for school safety as we integrate all threads of communication alongside advanced technologies. After more than a decade of serving in thousands of schools, we need people to join our mission of keeping children and teachers safe.

The Access Control Systems Installer will be part of the Installation Team, reporting to the Lead Technician, and be responsible for the initial placement of equipment including routing of low voltage wiring between components of the system.  The successful candidate will have technical knowledge and skills to troubleshoot said systems. Roles and responsibilities for this position include:   

Role Functions

  • Install and service cabling infrastructure and devices for Access Control Systems to include: Access devices, Data, Audio Visual, and Video Surveillance equipment
  • Follow pre-wiring, installation, termination, testing, reporting, and labeling per specifications and drawings
  • Test and troubleshoot equipment and systems
  • Providing daily feedback on project progress to Lead Technician
  • Follow best health and safety practices as part of an installation team while maintaining a safe work environment


  • Ability to obtain AESBL licenses as an Installer for Access Control Systems (A) and CCTV Systems (S)
  • Minimum education level of High School Diploma or state-recognized equivalent
  • Aptitude to acquire knowledge of low voltage test equipment and cable installation/routing
  • Proper use of all tools and equipment necessary to perform assigned tasks
  • Ability to interpret and understand the information contained within blueprints, building floor plans, electrical drawings, wiring diagrams, bills of materials, and test specifications
  • Perform assigned tasks in a professional and ethical manner
  • Strong communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Willing to work flexible/additional hours in order to meet project timelines
  • Maintain required yearly, AESBL approved, Continuing Education Units (CEUs) hours so there is not a lapse in license

49-2098.00 – Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

Install, program, maintain or repair security or fire alarm wiring and equipment. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes.

Sample of reported job titles: Alarm Technician, Fire Alarm Technician, Home Security Alarm Installer, Install Technician, Installation Technician, Installer, Security Installation Technician, Security Installer, Security Technician, Service Technician