Lead Electronic Security Technician

Job description

Company: nSide – The School Safety Platform

Location: Irondale, AL 35210

About nSide, Inc: At nSide, we are passionate about making schools safer. As a premier school safety solutions provider, we specialize in providing innovative and comprehensive solutions to help schools across the country create safe and secure learning environments for their students and staff. Our team of experts is committed to delivering exceptional service and support to our clients, and we are looking for an experienced Electronic Security Lead Technician to join us in this mission.

About the Role: As an Electronic Security Lead Technician at nSide, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of students and educators. You will be responsible for overseeing the installation and maintenance of electronic security systems in schools across the country. You will work closely with clients, vendors, and internal teams to ensure project objectives are met on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, maintain, and troubleshoot electronic security systems, including access control, CCTV, and intrusion detection systems
  • Lead a team of technicians and provide technical guidance as needed
  • Work closely with clients and vendors to ensure project requirements are met
  • Manage project timelines and budgets
  • Conduct site surveys and provide recommendations for system upgrades or replacements
  • Provide training to clients and end-users as needed
  • Document project progress and provide regular updates to senior management


  • High school diploma or equivalent; associate’s degree or technical school training preferred
  • At least 3 years of experience in electronic security installation and maintenance, with a focus on access control, CCTV, and intrusion detection systems
  • Experience leading a team of technicians
  • Strong technical background in electronic security systems
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and manage multiple priorities
  • Certifications from industry organizations such as AESBL, ESA, NICET, or BICSI are a plus


At nSide, we believe in compensating our employees fairly for their hard work and dedication. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, and more.

If you are passionate about school safety and security and have the qualifications we are looking for, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume. We look forward to reviewing your application and learning more about how you can help us make schools safer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 – $35.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Irondale, AL: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Electronic Security: 3 years (Required)


  • AESBL (Preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 50% (Required)

Work Location: In person