BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION
The post Security Technician conducts inspection, installation, maintenance and repair of security and life-saving equipment for various clients. Primary daily tasks include assessment of client security systems’ state of repair and recommend changes in maintenance schedules and techniques to enhance operational effectiveness.
Applicants must address each required qualification listed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not qualified.
Completion of a three year diploma from a reputable institution in one of the following fields of study is required: electronics, electrical or mechanical technology, engineering, or engineering technology.
3 years hands-on field experience, in major repairs and installation of electronic, electrical, electromechanical, and heavy-duty mechanical equipment; CCTV systems, intruder / fire alarm systems, access control, traffic booms, electric fencing, automated gates & garage doors, public address and vehicle arrest systems is required.
Level III English – Good working knowledge (spoken and written), is required for this position.
- SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Must be able to apply knowledge above in the installation and maintenance of security systems, namely, CCTV, Access Control, intruder/fire alarms, traffic barriers, automated gates/doors, electric fencing.
Must be able to read blueprints, drawings, and schematic diagrams of electrical and mechanical systems. Must be able to make minor adjustments and repairs.
Ability to use electronic test equipment.
Must be able to apply knowledge and skills to troubleshoot and rectify common problems associated with security equipment independently. Must have a valid Class 4 driver’s license.
- JOB KNOWLEDGE:
Ability to troubleshoot, adjust and repair electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical equipment as necessary.
To apply for this position, please submit your application via this link: https://www.optimizehire.org/apply-job?i=Nzcx and select the “Security Services Technician” position from the Job Opening drop-down menu.
You will need to upload your CV onto this platform, so please have it ready when you start the application process.
It takes about ten to fifteen minutes to complete the application process.