Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Security installation Technician in Pleasanton, California

Job Description:

The Level III Installation Technician (Advanced Mechanic) is responsible for the installation and management of large and complex security, building automation and/or nurse call systems in all types of facilities. The Level III Installation Technician may interface directly with the customer and must have excellent technical, leadership and customer service skills.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions in electrical equipment, wiring, and fixtures: replaces and repairs malfunctioning motors, switches, wiring, and fixtures.

  • Installs and connects electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures according to specifications.

  • Operates various hand and light power tools to splice wires, solder connections, cut or drill wiring holes for fixtures and to attach or anchor fixtures and conduit: operates various meters to test voltage, amperage and continuity of electrical circuits.

  • Operates power tools to cut and bend conduit and pull wire through conduit: attaches conduit to wire panels, breaker boxes, and other fixtures.

  • Completes work orders for each project by listing the amount of time and materials used.

  • Climbs ladders and operates hydraulic bucket truck to reach and replace or repair interior and exterior lighting fixtures, bulbs and electronic components for the Citys warning sirens.

  • Performs preventive maintenance on electrical equipment, fixtures, wiring and motors.

  • Computes the required capacity of materials and fixtures for new facilities based on the type of equipment of fixtures to be installed and the voltage and/or amperage requirements.

  • Estimates the amount of materials required for each project: requisitions or purchases needed materials.

  • Receives work orders listing repairs, maintenance and installations needed.

  • Operates a light truck to transport tools, materials, and equipment to various work sites.

  • Tests installed systems to assure 100% compliance

  • Inspects the work of electrical contractors performing work to ensure work meets with specifications and codes.

  • Other duties may be assigned

Experience and Skills:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

  • Must have valid drivers license and good driving record

  • Computer literate including Outlook and the Internet

  • Ability to travel as required

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced multi-task environment

  • Must be reliable and punctual

  • Must be able to follow procedures

  • Must possess good leadership qualities

  • Must possess excellent recordkeeping qualities including submission of timely documentation

  • Must possess excellent communication skills with co-workers, supervisors, and customers

  • Must be in full compliance with company and customers safety program

  • Ability to report to work during customary or specifically assigned working hours

  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors

  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules

  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Completed Electrician Apprenticeship Program or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of two years of Level II Installation Technician experience

  • Via on-the-job training, applied online or manufacturer training, must possess a complete and advanced understanding to install and manage large and complex systems to encompass one or more of the following systems: Access Control/CCTV/Burglar, Building Automation, and/or Nurse Call/Sound systems

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Field environment

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time

Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)

Ability to lift up to 25 pounds

Work primarily will be in a climate controlled type atmosphere. Occasionally, work will be done either outside or in non-heated or non-air conditioned buildings, presenting possible extremes of hot and cold. The employee will be working in a variety of environments including some that have many special rules and procedures which must be followed at all times. When working in a chemical plant environment, these rules include wearing fire retardant clothing, hard hats, safety harness, hearing protection and other personal protective equipment. This position may require the employee to operate and work from a motorized man-lift. The position may require heavy lifting, climbing and heavy physical exertion.

THE ABOVE STATEMENTS ARE INTENDED TO DESCRIBE THE GENERAL NATURE AND LEVEL OF WORK BEING PERFORMED BY INDIVIDUALS ASSIGNED TO THIS CLASSIFICATION. THEY ARE NOT INTENDED TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN EXHAUSTIVE LIST OF ALL RESPONSIBILITIES, DUTIES AND SKILLS REQUIRED OF PERSONNEL SO CLASSIFIED.

A REVIEW OF THIS CLASSIFICATION HAS EXCLUDED THE MARGINAL FUNCTIONS OF THE CLASSIFICATION THAT ARE INCIDENTAL TO THE PERFORMANCE OF FUNDAMENTAL JOB DUTIES. ALL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS AND ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM THIS JOB PROFICIENTLY. THE REQUIREMENTS LISTED IN THIS DOCUMENT ARE THE MINIMUM LEVELS OF KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS OR ABILITIES

Job Tracking ID: 85347-228270

Location: Pleasanton, CA

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: February 07, 2017

Job Level: Any

Number of Openings: 1

Years of Experience: Any

Level of Education: Any

Starting Date: February 20, 2017