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Electronic Security Technician

Posted: 03-10-17 Company: RL Associates, Inc. Location: Arlington/Boston, MA
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RL Associates, Inc. is a locally owned company established in 1985. We specialize in the design, installation, and maintenance of card access, video surveillance, and intrusion alarm systems for commercial and large scale residential developments.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Due to continued growth, RL Associates, Inc. is currently seeking a full time Electronic Security Technician. The technician will be responsible for installing, troubleshooting, evaluating, and programming electronic security equipment, systems, and associated components. The technician will install cabling, field equipment, electronic locking devices, and control equipment enclosures in customer locations accordingly to company and customer guidelines. The technician will be responsible for end user training. The right candidate will be trained to meet the role’s requirements.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong communication (verbal, customer-facing) skills

Ability to communicate at various technical levels, including non-technical end users

Self-motivation, positive attitude, detail orientation, organization

Strong time management skills

Ability to multi task – effectively evaluates, prioritize, and manage assigned tasks

Ability to troubleshoot - (i.e. strong analytical and investigative skills)

Ability to accomplish individual tasks with minimal direct supervision while working productively in a team environment

Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license – with satisfactory driving record

No criminal background and ability to pass background check, reference check, and drug screening

Ability to lift 60 pounds unassisted

Participate in after-hours, on-call support as needed

Willingness to perform other duties as assigned

Live within 10-15 miles of Arlington, Massachusetts

Work safely and responsibly to avoid injuries, damage to property, loss of unused materials

Work neatly and clean up installation debris

Computer literacy

Ability to operate hand and power tools

Prior trade experience is not necessary - we prefer to train the individual!

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS - BENEFICIAL BUT NOT REQUIRED:

Knowledge of electronic security equipment and applications (access control/CCTV/IP/Alarm systems)

Knowledge of cable infrastructure and installation techniques

Knowledge of electronic door hardware installation (strikes/locksets/mag locks)

Knowledge of electrical theory

Knowledge of construction

Bachelor’s Degree

 

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

This is a salaried position, including health benefits and an annual bonus.

The technician will receive on the job training.

Further industry licensing and certification is encouraged. Some financial assistance is made available through company reimbursement program.

 

WHY WORK FOR RL ASSOCIATES, INC.?

Strong and stable history – over 30 years in operation

Family owned and operated

We work with the best real estate and property management companies in the city

The technician will not just be another employee, but a highly valued team member

We offer a high level of service and workmanship – something you can take pride in!

Exposure to various trades and disciplines

Instructions to Apply:

Please send a resume, references, and salary requirements. In the body of your email, please introduce yourself, and explain why you are interested. If your application is selected, we will schedule a quick phone interview so both parties can become familiar with each other. You may then be called in for an in-person interview.

http://www.rlaboston.com