Security System Technician

Avalon Contracting, Inc.
215 South 84th Street
Tacoma, WA 98444
United States

Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Must be able to attain/hold a SE
From $60,000 To $80,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Heavy Travel

Job Description
Summary: Installs, programs, troubleshoots, repairs, tests, configures, and maintains intrusion detection, access control, VMS, and CCTV systems and associated equipment. The Technician coordinates his/her tasks and activities and may include supervision of subcontractor activities. The Technician can provide quality assurance checks of the work. The Technician loads, configures, and modifies software. Reads and understands blueprints, technical documents, project instructions, and company forms. Installs conduit, terminates panels and devices. The Technician plans the installation by surveying and evaluating locations, identifying requirements, laying-out equipment according to plans, all while adhering to codes, safe work practices, regulations, and standards.

Competency: Preferred experience in the following Security/Access/CCTV product lines: Hirsch Velocity, Software House, Vindicator, DAQ, Lenel, Galaxy, AMAG, Facility Commander, Gallagher, Milestone, Axis, Pelco, Bosch, Honeywell.

Travels as necessary, with flexibility to work extended hours, weekends, or on-call as required.

Well organized, self-starter, capable of functioning with (Minimal or No) supervision.
We are a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business and we offer the stability of working for an industry leader and we treat our people like family.

Team work and customer service are our top priorities. We provide ongoing training, support, and opportunities for unlimited professional growth.

Benefits of working with our company include:

Paid Time Off (PTO and Sick)
11 paid holidays annually
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
License Reimbursement
Retirement Program w/ Company Matching of 100% of your contribution up to 3% of your salary
Job Requirements
5 years relevant field experience; OR equivalent combination of education and field experience
Hands-on experience with electronics and/or network topologies is required
Working knowledge of basic electronics and electricity
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Must be able to use standard test equipment including multi-meters
Must have low voltage wiring and connection experience
OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 a plus
Journeyman Electrician Certificate a plus
Fiber Optic and Data termination a plus
NICET Certification and knowledge a plus
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Positive attitude and professional customer relation skills required
Preferred experience with fiber, panel and device termination
Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills
Preferred Associate's Engineering or Electronics degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school with a certificate in Electronics or related field
Other Requirements

Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record (less than 3 moving violations, no DUI or suspensions in past 5 years). Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and full Security Background check. Must be able to attain/hold a SECRET Security Clearance.
Avalon Contracting, Inc.
215 South 84th Street
Tacoma WA 98444
United States