APPLICATION DEADLINE: April
INSTALLATION TECHNICIAN – LEVEL I
Install electronic systems to
meet applicable standards and codes.
Test and inspect systems upon completion of installation to assure
quality and proper operation.
Provide system information and training to the customer.
Complete documentation and
diagrams for installations and service calls, clearly outlining any
changes or special instructions.
Submit accurate paperwork immediately upon completion of
installations and services calls to allow administrative and quality
Assist customers with technical
information regarding the operation of alarm systems.
Perform required after hour’s
service on a rotating on call basis to meet the needs of our customers.
Assure proper maintenance and
accountability for assigned company vehicle, tools, and inventory.
Promote upgrades, system
additions and enhancements to our customers to keep them aware of new
Observe and comply with safety
regulations and maintenance procedures.
Recommend improvements to management.
Attend job related training opportunities
to continually refresh and update knowledge. Assure required certificates and
licenses are kept current. Recertification training, registration and
payment, records, and CEU’s are the responsibility of the associate to
coordinate and track. Associate must keep abreast of training
opportunities needed to fulfill their annual requirement. Communicate
these opportunities to the PM and/or Scheduling Coordinator as necessary.
Be available to assist in all
areas of service and installation as needed.
description should not be construed to contain every function that may be
required to be performed by an associate in this position. Duties and responsibilities may be added,
deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or
informally, either verbally or in writing.
POSITION EVALUATION FACTORS
Education and Certifications:
1) High School Diploma or G.E.D.
2) 2-Year Electronics Degree and/or
Equivalent Low Voltage Experience
3) Registered Non-Licensed PLT (within
1-year of hire)
1) Certified Alarm Technician Level 1
mechanical aptitude and ability to operate machines, equipment, and tools.
communications skills including written, verbal and listening.
customer service skills to deal with both internal and external customers.
to work independently or with a team.
application skills and knowledgeable in the use of such programs as Microsoft
Word and Excel (or ability to learn within 90 days).
to demonstrate a work ethic and planning skills which allow the successful
completion of projects within a predetermined timeframe.
majority of time is spent standing and walking. Extensive sitting may be
necessary when traveling to and from jobs. Movements such as stooping, kneeling,
and crawling are required.
ladders and stairs are key elements to this position. Heights range from zero to 25 feet on a
regular basis. On occasion,
installations require working at heights up to 50 feet.
carrying, pushing, and pulling objects such as ladders, spools of wire, and
boxes are necessary. Weights generally
do not exceed 50 pounds, but may range from 50 to 100 pounds on occasion.
overhead is a vital aspect to performing this position, with reaching in front
of the body occasionally necessary.
Simultaneous and repetitive movements of hands, wrists, and fingers are
visual, and verbal functions are vital aspects of performing this job. Excellent color vision is necessary in order
to identify wiring color codes.
a company vehicle is required daily.
Driving and operating other machinery and tools such as, a genie lift,
motorized lift, drills, power saws, meters, etc., is necessary.
1) Requires working in
all environmental conditions. Workdays are spent both indoors and outdoors,
with some exposure to dust, insulation, noise, and heat or cold (MN weather).
2) After hours work and
out-of-town trips are sometimes necessary.
3) Availability to cover
periodic on-call rotations as assigned.
and reliable attendance is required.
driver’s license, excellent driving record, and insurability under Custom
Alarm’s auto insurance policy.
to the security nature of our company, offers of employment are contingent upon
passing a background check and drug test.