Field Service Technician (Security Systems & CCTV)

Full Time
Tomball, Texas, USA
February 08, 2019


This position performs installs, start-up programming, troubleshooting and repairing security systems for Commercial and Industrial buildings and plants.  This role requires the ability to read and interpret electrical schematics/drawings, troubleshoot, diagnose equipment, and devices for CCTV Access Controls, Intrusion Systems, Intercoms, Gate Access, Readers, DVR’s and NVR’s.  This position must maintain a professional disposition at all times, focusing on customer service while positively performing the duties of the role.


Essential Duties

  • Review electrical and building requirements for proper security equipment installations and programming
  • Install, test and demonstrate security systems
  • Day to day communication with the client or General Contractor
  • Day to day communication to PM for job status updates, changes, delays etc
  • Documentation of jobs
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment/issues
  • Sharing knowledge with the crew and also training Customers

Marginal Duties

  • Other duties, as assigned, within ability and responsibility level of the job

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS – This position requires you to be able to lift and load heavy pieces of equipment, climb ladders, and stand most of the day. Work with tools, withstand hot and cold temperatures for inside/outside labor.

WORKING CONDITIONS – Daily and/or overnight travel in the field is required. Field environment; construction, water, and wastewater treatment plants. Safety equipment required; hard hats, boots, safety vests, and eye protective gear. May be required to work overtime as needed.


EDUCATIONAL/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS – Extensive experience (3+ yrs) with CCTV, access control, intrusion systems, and Video Surveillance.   Working knowledge of relay logic, card formats, and access controls.  High school diploma or equivalent.  Technical school or college a plus.

SPECIAL SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, OR ABILITIES – Install, troubleshoot, startup, and read electrical schematics, have good communication skills, have a strong work ethic, and be prepared to interact and train customers in a professional manner. Strong leadership abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS – Current Texas Security License is preferred or be able to get Texas Security License quickly. Candidate must have a Texas valid driver’s license and insurance.

OTHER – Candidate requires a good driving record, drug testing, and clear background check.

CONTACT WITH OTHERS Daily significant interaction with the supervisor.

This job description indicates, in general, the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities and other essential functions (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) expected of an incumbent to be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of an incumbent.  An incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

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