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Convergint Security Technicians for Alberta


November 5, 2009
By Anthony Capkun

mt_ignoreConvergint Technologies Ltd. is one of North America’s fastest-growing systems integrator companies. With a dedicated focus in Electronic Security, Fire Alarm & Life Safety, and Building Automation Systems, we provide a wide range of product solutions in each business area, and are committed to being the industry’s best service provider.

As a growing company, Convergint is currently looking to recruit:

Security Technicians in our Alberta locations
(Fort McMurray, Edmonton, Lloydminster and Calgary)

Responsibilities:
• Install,
program, test, repair and service a variety of technical security
systems including complex integrated systems.

• Act as key
interface for the provision of technical support and training for the
customer and as such be accountable for maximizing customer
satisfaction.

• Interpret manuals, schematics,
and wiring diagrams, and repair equipment, utilizing knowledge of
electronics and using standard test instruments and hand tools.

• Execute most
of the technical aspects of multiple projects with varying timelines and
budgets including programming, graphics development, start-up,
certification testing, customer training, close-out documentation, and
on-going technical support, etc.

• Verify security system is
functioning properly by testing equipment, connections, and signals and
identifying and correcting problems.


Knowledge,
Skills, Requirements:

• Demonstrated skills and training
in basic electronic system design and repair.

• Certification
or training in any of the following systems is preferred: access
controls; CCTV systems; perimeter and interior surveillance; alarm
annunciation; low-voltage power supply and distribution; structured
cabling; protected distribution systems.

• Network, programming and SQL
database knowledge desirable.

• Minimum two years experience as a
security technician.

• Excellent customer service skills
a must, including strong verbal and written skills.

• Ability to
work as a member of team of technicians in the installation of technical
security systems.


We Offer
• Immediate comprehensive benefits
plan (medical, dental, vision, etc.)

• Training and ongoing support,
opportunities for advancement.

• Fun and laughter in the
workplace.


If you would like to apply, and
would be interested in an exciting career with Convergint Technologies,
please submit your resume and cover letter detailing why you are a fit
for this position.


TO APPLY, email or fax your resume to
HR at jobsincanada@convergint.com or to (403) 291-2577.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.


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