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Hy-Vee Food Stores Technician Level 3, Security-Fire in Des Moines, Iowa

A+ Communications, Security & Home Solutions is a trusted leader in communications, security, audio/video, and automation control. Our experienced team specializes in customizing services to fit customers' specific needs, whether it be for home entertainment and safety or workplace productivity and security.

A+ Communications & Security

Job Title: Technician Level 3, Security/Fire

Department: A+ Communications

General Function

The Technician, Security/Fire works with the Manager, Security/Fire to coordinate installation of security and fire alarm systems .

Core Competencies

  • Partnership

  • Growth mindset

  • Results oriented

  • Customer focused

  • Professionalism

    Reporting Relations

    Accountable and Reports to: Manager, Security/Fire and Assistant Manager Security/Fire

    Positions that Report to you: None

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs, tests, inspects and repairs security and fire alarm systems.

  • Uses blueprints or building plans to determine proper systems to install based on building layout and setting.

  • R un s wiring and circuits , i nstalls hardware , and attaches electrical wires.

  • Inspects and tests systems, batteries, and electrical wiring; makes adjustments and repairs as required.

  • Replaces malfunctioning hardware when necessary .

  • Ensures systems comply with electrical and fire codes.

  • Explains and demonstrates system function and operation to end users.

  • Performs other related duties as required .

    Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Worker Characteristics:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to read installation and system manuals.

  • Ability to read blueprints and building plans.

  • Ability to use hand and power tools to install hardware.

  • Ability to work at varying heights using ladders and man-lifts .

    Education and Experience:

    High s chool d iploma or equivalent required . Vocational/ t echnical s chool training preferred; on-the-job training may be provided. Ability to pass NICET I and II license in first year . Valid driver’s license .

    Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods standing, kneeling, bending , and climbing ladders .

  • Physically able to install system hardware and wiring.

  • Must be able to lift and/or move 75 pounds at a time.

  • Must be available for rotating weekend on-call service with other technicians .

  • Travel within Hy-Vee trade area .

  • Pass a DOT physical .

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