Johnson Controls Electronic Security System Technician - Federal in Norfolk, Virginia


A Government Security Technician is a seasoned field professional capable of

performing both installation and service of electronic security systems (ESS) in a

government environment.

Location:Norfolk, VA area. Company vehicle, laptop, cell phone and all necessary

tools are provided

Benefits:Eligible for benefits on first day of employment

Vacation:Eligible for 3 weeks of vacation per calendar year


  1. Installs security devices and infrastructure in accordance with installation plan according to the national electric code, company and customer guidelines.

  2. Performs security system programming and setup.

  3. Follows proper schematic wiring diagrams and hook-up procedures by properly reading equipment, building, electrical, and sprinkler blueprints.

  4. Conducts testing to ensure proper operation of equipment after installation or repairs.

  5. Conducts testing of system to the signal-receiving center to properly establish service.

  6. Conduct End-User training.

  7. Coordinates installations with police/fire departments and handles necessary records for notification of emergency calls.

  8. Locate and alleviate trouble with damaged equipment or wiring.

  9. Readjust equipment, repair or replace inoperative equipment and test for operation.

  10. Prepare trouble order forms to report temporary repairs.

  11. Contacts customers prior to the date of scheduled installation to verify schedule.

  12. Works safely and responsibly to avoid injuries, damage to property, loss of unused materials and cleans up installation debris.

  13. Coach and mentor less experienced installers.

  14. May manage installation teams on larger projects.

  15. Prepares estimates in accordance with prescribed instructions or directions of supervisor.



    1. High School diploma or GED.

    2. Technical school training preferred.

    3. Eight (8) or more years of experience in installing, inspecting, and repairing of

    integrated security systems for complex low voltage intrusion, access control, CCTV

    and digital recording systems preferred. Specific systems include, but not limited

    to: SoftwareHouse, Lenel, DMP, Bosch, American Dynamics, and Vindicator.

    1. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, submittals, specifications,

    software/systems programs, schematics and operational product manuals.

    1. Ability to operate a fleet vehicle in a safe manner at all times.

    2. Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work paying close attention to


    1. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, while establishing

    and maintaining cooperative working relationships.

    1. Can work unsupervised to complete installation jobs and is self-motivated to

    complete jobs.

    1. Completes and submits all necessary paperwork related to job assignments.

    2. Capable of using hand and power tools to properly mount and secure equipment

    3. Valid driver's license required

    4. Possess minimum of DoD Secret Security Clearance

    5. Relevent equipment and manufacturer certifications preferred

Job: *Field Operations

Organization: *Bldg Technologies & Solutions

Title: Electronic Security System Technician - Federal

Location: VA-Norfolk

Requisition ID: 147055