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Added Jul 18, 2024

Service Technician (26406)

Decatur, IL, Champaign IL | Full-time Our business continues to grow! Central Illinois Security (CIS) is an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company. We have an immediate opening for an experienced Service Technician. You will service, maintain, or repair systems and equipment for security, fire, card access, CCTV wiring, home automation, and video/audio conferencing. You will also ensure that your work is in accordance with relevant codes. If you are a team player who is looking to work for a company that provides long-term stability and is not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you! The compensation package includes hourly wages + paid overtime, paid time off, company vehicles, expense reimbursement, full benefits, and 401k matching. We are expanding our geographic reach so this candidate could reside in the Springfield, IL, Decatur, IL, or Champaign, IL area. Job Tasks Examine systems to locate problems, such as loose connections or broken insulation. Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features to ensure proper functioning and diagnose malfunctions. Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras and attach electrical and telephone wiring to connect components. Service, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans. Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, and cavity walls to reach fixture outlets; then position and terminate cables, wires, and strapping. Adjust the sensitivity of units based on room structures and manufacturers’ recommendations using programming keypads. Test and repair circuits and sensors, following wiring and system specifications. Drill holes for wiring in wall studs, joists, ceilings, or floors. Demonstrate systems for customers and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms. Prepare documents, such as invoices or warranties. Consult with clients to assess risks and determine security requirements. Order replacement parts. Keep informed of new products and developments. Mount raceways and conduits and fasten wires to wood framing using staplers. Applicant Requirements Two years of experience in Security Systems, Fire Alarms, CCTV, or Card Access. Valid driver’s license. Successfully pass a background screening and drug testing. Must be able to lift cable spools weighing 30 pounds. Flexible to work some evenings and weekends. Networking experience would make you a stronger candidate. A valid Perc card would make you a stronger candidate. You must have permanent authorization to work in the USA- no visa sponsorships are available. Disclaimer CIS is an equal-opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. The hourly pay range for this position is $16.00 - $20.00 plus full benefits. The compensation will be determined depending on factors including, but not limited to, experience and performance. #LI-GM1