Security Technician

Employer
Vision Technologies
Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Posted
Jun 22, 2021
Closes
Jun 27, 2021
Ref
2067607334
Hours
Full Time
Overview: Vision Technologies, Inc. is a professional IT services company that provides a suite of solutions for commercial and federal environments. Our service offerings range from on-site IT support to IP Convergence Technologies in Security and AV, to the design and installation of low-voltage voice and data cabling systems. We are currently looking for a security technician to join our team in Glen Burnie.Technicians with a minimum of 2 years of experience as a lead technical role installing electronic security systems. Key focus on card access control, closed circuit video systems, intrusion systems, and any related transmission technologies (wireless, IP, copper, fiber, etc.)Overview/Comments: Responsible for installing, terminating, programming, and optimizing the cabling, associated devices, computers, digital technology, and commercial off the shelf technologies as required by scope and design. May prepare estimates in accordance with prescribed instruction or direction of engineer. Must be certified to configure, install, and program basic systems independently. Candidate should have either 6-12 month of apprenticeship/classroom study; and/or 2-4 years electrical and electronic equipment experience with demonstrated mechanical aptitude. Being able to attend, comprehend, and apply any direct factory training on related systems is mandatory. Responsibilities: Installs appropriate technology; dismantles and reconstructs equipment as required by job work package. Works safely and responsibly to avoid injuries, damage to property, loss of unused materials and cleans up installation debris. Excellent knowledge in connector termination for related technology as required for all aspects as a security system installing and servicing. Excellent knowledge and ability in mechanical retrofitting of door frames and gates for electronic lock devices. Excellent knowledge in programming and training onsite personnel in numerous Access Control, CCTV, and Burglar alarm systems ie (Lenel, AMAG, Honeywell, S2, DSX, Galaxy, PCSC, Gallagher, Radionics, DMP, Pelco, Milestone, Aventura, Samsung, Panasonic, Axis, etc). Excellent knowledge of networking addressing schemes and network integration. Experience in IP cameras, IP access control, and computers a must. Must have experience in PTZ camera installation and programming and addressing. Must have the ability to recognize and provide immediate solutions for onsite changes in system integrations in the construction of buildings from start to closure. Must have understanding of the construction process, timeline management, utilizing work packages and budget tracking. Contacts customers prior to the date of scheduled installation to verify schedule. Prepares estimates in accordance with prescribed instructions or directions of supervisor. Follows proper schematic wiring diagrams and hook-up procedures. Technician must have knowledge to be able to send tests to the signal-receiving center to properly establish service. Deciphers building, electrical and sprinkler blueprints as required. Able to work with other installers, supervisors, and project leaders who are dedicated to a large Commercial and/or National Accounts project. Performs other duties as assigned; this may include performing off hour service work and being assigned to an on-call rotation. Must be able to lift 75lbs. Must be able to operate articulating boom lifts, climb ladders, and operate such devices in accordance with OSHA standards. Must have a valid drivers license and maintain a good driving record. Qualifications: Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Some technical school training desired. Experience: Six to twelve months apprenticeship class or room study and 2 to 4 years electrical and electronic equipment experience with demonstrated mechanical aptitude.Must provide own set of hand tools and light power tools.Must have a valid drivers license and maintain a good driving record.Must be able to acquire and maintain required industry licensing (CJIS, DCJS)Ability to use multi-meters, oscilloscopes, and miscellaneous test equipment.Must be able to travel and lodge on remote projects.Skills:Candidate must be able to read blueprints and schematic drawings.Experience with some auto cad, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, MCSE or MCSA a plus. Candidate must have the ability to operate hand and power tools and should have his own tools as an installer. Candidate must have the ability to operate fleet vehicle in a safe manner at all times. Candidate must have the ability to communicate and provide excellent customer service.Job Type: Full-timeJob Location: Glen Burnie, MD, Washington, DC, Northern VA

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