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Security Systems Technician

  • Location: Richmond, VA
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #1798

AdvantaStaff is recruiting for a Security Systems Lead Technician.  We are in search for candidates that have a minimum of 2 years verifiable experience in new installations, programming as well as trouble shooting and repair of electronic security equipment including but not limited to Video Surveillance, Access Control, Intrusion, Intercom systems. You must have experience in IP networking.  This is a direct-hire full time position with benefits that include health insurance, paid time off, retirement and a fun work place family atmosphere. We are looking to add additional long term team members for a locally owned, full service security integration company based in Richmond, Virginia that has been in business since 1989 specializing in burglar, fire, CCTV surveillance systems, card access systems and 24-hour monitoring services for alarms.   .

Pay: $18 – $26 p/hr * Salary is negotiable depending on experience



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties

may be assigned.


Required to be able to work on a service truck on day one!

  • Install, program, and test systems in customers’ homes and businesses.
  • Train customers on the proper use of the system(s) they have purchased.
  • Install mobile applications to customer provided smart devices.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and positive attitude.
  • Provide a high quality customer experience during installation and training.
  • Maintain all required job related documentation.
  • Maintain company provided vehicle records and inventory.
  • Attend and complete product and service training courses in-person and online.
  • Follow Company, OSHA ,and OCC safety policies.

Job Qualifications:

  • 2 years verifiable related experience and /or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. High School Diploma or Equivalent GED.  Current Security Technician DCJS license is required for this position.
  • A Virginia driver’s license with good driving record is required.
  • Basic math skills using all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to read and write in English.


Physical/Environmental Requirements:

    • Lift up to 50 pounds
    • Climb, bend, twist, stand and climb ladders, etc.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color, peripheral and depth vision and ability to adjust focus.
    • Operate moving equipment
    • Work in hot/cold/damp/cramped/dusty/noisy environments
  • Criminal background check is required



• Health and life insurance

• 401k with employer match

• Vacation and holiday pay

• Training to enhance your opportunities for advancement
About AdvantaStaff

AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie and Prince George counties.

Apply Online: advantastaff.com

Call with questions 804-414-1560 or email info@advantastaff.com

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