Smart Home, Security Alarm System and CCTV Technician
GN Systems Inc.
Niagara, ON

GN Systems Inc. is presently hiring energetic customer service oriented Smart Home, Security Alarm System and CCTV technician with minimum of 2 years of experience. Multiple positions are available, with opportunities to work under various product lines. You must supply your own communications hand tools and work vehicle (VAN).

Required Qualifications: .

  • Minimum 2 years experience working with alarm systems
  • Must supply own work vehicle (VAN)
  • Experience working with Honeywell and DSC alarm panels
  • Experience installing data and voice cabling (Cat5e & Cat 6)
  • Experience installing fiber optics
  • Experience installing audio/visual systems
  • Able to hang TV Brackets, and TV’s
  • Ability to work at heights 15-30 feet
  • Read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, submittals, specifications, and schematics.
  • Crimp and terminate BNC connectors
  • Strong command of the English language – both spoken & written
  • Neat appearance and good customer service skills
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Ability to accommodate a variety of assignments at various locations
  • Maintain a valid Ontario driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle
  • Physically fit, including the ability to lift heavy objects, tools and climb a ladder

Desired Skills:

  • First Aid, fall arrest and lift training certificates are an asset
  • Good understanding of Computers and iPhone/Android apps
  • Have a Smart Phone (Andriod) for work purposes
  • Ability to identify complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • You will interact with consumers daily and should be comfortable and able to effectively communicate/train customers
  • Ability to pull, terminate, test and troubleshoot alarm cable, Cat5/Cat6, fiber optic and coaxial cables
  • Experience using a scissor and boom lifts (Certification Required)
  • Knowledge of communication cabling , fiber optics & telecommunication products
  • Current Fall Protection, ladder safety & WHIMS certification, liability insurance (contractors only) and WSIB (contractors only)
  • Possession of any BICSI, trade or manufacturers certificates an asset

Responsibilities:

  • Comfortable with using handheld tools and working at heights
  • Managing service call routing to maximize time utilization
  • Diligently completing and submitting work orders.
  • Maintaining service vehicle stock of all parts, supplies and equipment
  • You will be exposed to a variety of weather elements including: heat, cold, wind, and rain
  • Installation, termination, & testing of Cat5e, 6/6a, UTP cable & multimode/singlemode fibre
  • Follow safe drilling practices
  • Willing to work flexible schedules including daytime, evenings, weekends & overtime as required by the project
  • Follow safe work practices
  • Willing to relocate
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to finish online training at your own time

Tools & Safety Gear:

  • Safety Footwear
  • Safety Vest (company provided)
  • Hard Hat & Safety Glasses (company provided)

Complete Set of Hand Tools:

  • BIX punch down
  • 110 punch down
  • Hammer Drill
  • Fish stick/tape
  • Channel lock (slip wrench) pliers
  • Multi bit screwdriver
  • Drywall saw
  • Small level
  • Measuring Tape
  • D-Snips Scissors
  • Forged Steel Cable Cutter
  • Utility knife
  • 4-pair cable tester
  • Tone generator & Probe
  • Telephone Test Sets

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: $700.00 to $1,200.00 /week

Experience:

  • Alarm Technician: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:

  • G Class Driver's Licence (Preferred)