Field Installation Technician
The world market leader in access solutions seeks to recruit someone who combines technical flair with customer service skills: FIELD INSTALLATION TECHNICIAN - mid-Atlantic region (office in Ashburn, VA) The technology behind our gates and access readers is as surprising as it is convincing, with thousands of our systems in more than 100 countries - for example at ski resorts, airports, stadiums and amusement parks. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES You install and configure our access solutions, ensuring that they operate to specification. May include building infrastructure, installing conduit, trenching, pulling wire, and removal of old systems. YOU CONVINCE WITHPassion for IT/network technologyKnowledge of electrical/electronic systems, and their components. Experience in construction/mechanical labor, electrical wiring or positioningCommitment and self-reliancePossession of a driving license and 21 years old, and have clean driving/criminal background checkProven time-management and computer skills WE SURPRISE WITHGlobal perspectivesVariety of projectsMotivating ethos of freedomAttraction as market leaderUnique success storyHighly motivated team Apply now if you see yourself providing customer satisfaction on behalf of the world market leader. Please include resume in PDF format. Relocation assistance - not available. PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job - with or without reasonable accommodations. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to drive a motor vehicle; sit; stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl; and talk; or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and depth perception; standing for long periods of time; climbing ladders, stairs, ramps; handling and assembling small parts, use of a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and computers/digital equipment. WORK ENVIRONMENT Varies The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a typical office environment. The incumbent is located in a busy, open area office. The incumbent is faced with constant interruptions and must meet and speak with others on a regular basis. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a typical Job Location. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and/or automobiles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to occasionally loud. SCHEDULE Monday through Friday - Available 12am - 12am. Saturday and Sundays - Possible with advance notification. Supervisor will give as much advance notice as possible when planning schedules, and make an effort to evenly distribute hours based on business needs among the employees with skills, knowledge and ability for the work that needs to be accomplished. DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to this job. Employees are expected to follow their supervisor's instructions and to perform the tasks requested by their supervisors. About SENTRY SKIDATA Group: Sentry Control Systems have become a premier national provider of parking solutions. We have spent nearly 30 years enhancing our capabilities as a systems integrator. Proof of our hard work is our sterling reputation - and the fact that our customers keep on coming back. We have earned their confidence and their praise, and now they are spreading the word. Today, you can find Sentry in small and large projects with greater frequency all over the country. The foundation of SKIDATA's success is on the one hand based on the more than 1,000 dedicated and skilled employees and the clear focus on research and development. On the other hand, the company stands for responsibility and sustainability and benefits from the global network of the Swiss Kudelski Group. SKIDATA and its 23 subsidiaries and countless partners are present in over 95 countries.As of January, 2015, SKIDATA AG has become the majority shareholder of Sentry Control Systems. It has only made Sentry an even stronger partner for all of our current and potential customers. We will continue to provide a Total Solution Approach for access and parking management nationwide.www.sentrycontrol.com Equal Opportunity Employer Company Description: Sentry has evolved as a company and has become the 'next Sentry'. SKIDATA is now a majority shareholder in Sentry Control Systems, and we have become stronger as a result. This is great news for our current and potential customers. We have over 30 years of professional experience installing, building and managing parking control systems. Now that we are a part of SKIDATA, we can do even more. The parking industry has evolved quite a bit since the 70s, so has Sentry Control Systems. We have become a premier national provider of parking solutions. We have spent nearly 30 years enhancing our capabilities as a systems integrator. Proof of our hard work is our sterling reputation and the fact that our customers keep on coming back. We have earned their confidence and their praise, and now they are spreading the word. Today, you can find Sentry in small and large projects with greater frequency all over the country. Why do our clients stay with us? Why are more and more facilities going with our solutions? We have standardized our product line as well as our approach to installation and service support. We have identified the best products available and trained expert technicians to install and support all our projects. We have built a strong lineup of vendors and suppliers - time tested technology and reliable solutions. We have created a robust service program that is effective, fast, and efficient.