Security Systems Field Technician (Columbus Ohio)

Matrix Systems - Columbus, OH4.2

ContractEstimated: $37,000 - $52,000 a year
We are seeking experienced Service Technicians to service and install intrusion, fire, Enterprise level Access Control, and CCTV systems in the Columbus Ohio areas. Candidates should be prepared to complete a background check, provide legal documentation to work in the United States, and be able to work 40 hours per week minimum.

Responsibilities include:
Run low voltage wiring in ceilings, crawl spaces, and other confined spaces, which can include drilling, trenching and aerial runs.
Complete all terminations, and equipment installations ensuring that security systems are complete and satisfy customer and contractual requirements.
Assists and interfaces with the Project Manager regarding on-site scheduling of work activities and timely delivery of equipment.
Conducts tests to ensure all newly installed systems and component devices are operational.
Troubleshoots new system installations to ensure proper functioning and to ensure system meets local, county, state or federal codes; legal and/or insurance requirements.,/li>
Presents a professional image both in personal and vehicle appearance.
Performs work assignments in a safe manner and within specified cost limits.
Promotes, builds, and maintains good customer relations and assists with contract retention.
Maintains company property and documentation in accordance with established policies; handles proprietary information in the prescribed manner; adheres to and supports company and procedures including all safety requirements.
Keeps abreast of changes and new developments in products and technology. Attends and completes training programs as requested.
Performs scheduled, routine preventive maintenance on a variety of equipment/systems under contract agreement by inspecting, adjusting, cleaning, and calibrating systems and checking out equipment to ensure it's in satisfactory working order.
Completes maintenance, within assigned preventive maintenance hours, in a manner that reduces emergency calls and re-sults in achieving the goal of zero call backs.
Assists with the start-up of new equipment or system installation and makes adjustments as needed to ensure the system is operational.
May plan schedules, lay out basic electrical equipment installations, and assist in the start-up and check-out of new system installations.
Availability to travel when requested
Provide basic hand tools
Required to be On-call for service related calls within the territory, these calls may require hardware and or software support. During On-call hours the technician will be required to respond to customer calls in a timely manner and may require site visits depending on the priority of the issue.

Three years’ experience installing and/or servicing intrusion, access control, and CCTV security systems.
High School Diploma or equivalent
IP Video and IT experience preferred
Access Control experience preferred
Vocational/Technical Degree in electronics, security, or computer systems preferred
Climb ladders that extend up to 30 ft. in height
Carry items up to 50 pounds
Ability to work on-call on a rotational basis covering after hours & weekend emergency calls.
A valid state driver’s license, without restrictions, is required.
Successful completion of drug screen, background check, and motor vehicle report

We offer an excellent compensation package including competitive pay and benefits.

Highly competitive wage
Company Cell Phone
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
Paid Time Off for vacation and sick time
Educational Assistance
Exceptional growth opportunities

This is a unique opportunity to join an exciting, innovative company who is realizing dynamic growth. Matrix Systems provides a great environment for career minded individuals.

For consideration, please submit your resume with salary requirements to and reference “Field Technician” in the subject line.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/D/V.