Access Control Technician

Houston, TX

Access Control Technician

There are many ways to make a positive contribution to society in addition to volunteering your time. Career positions like Fire Fighter, Doctor, Nurse, Police Officer, Paramedic all get paid while also contributing to society. You can too. Take pride in knowing you are an integral part of keeping Texans and Texas businesses safe and secure while also earning top dollar for your skills when you continue a career as a Commercial Electronic Security System Technician. Reach out to TradeSTAR today to discuss this opportunity with one of Texas’ top integrators.

Company Information

Houston Based Integrated Network cabling, Fiber, and Audio-Visual, and Security provider with over 35 years of service in the Texas Commercial low voltage market. Our client has over 89 locations across the country and uses the most professional teams and advanced equipment whether you are moving into a brand-new building or retrofitting your existing space. Their culture is to provide employees with a safe, productive, healthy, and growth-orientated workplace.

What is in it for you?

·        401K with Match

·        Medical Insurance Options

·        Paid Holidays

·        Access to Top Contractors

·        Competitive Pay

·        Lucrative Career Opportunities

·        Leadership Opportunities

·        Access to Free Industry Certifications

·        Advanced Industry Certification Guidance

·        State Licensing Guidance

·        Bonus Program

Your Role with the Company

As an Access Control Technician, you will lead a team of installers and technicians to project success. Your team will be responsible for the installation of cabling, support structure, panels, devices, and other hardware that make up modern, integrated, commercial grade, electronic access control, security, and surveillance systems. You will be capable of all cable and device installations and terminations (such as panic bars, power transfer hinges, motion detectors, door strikes, mag-locks, glass breaks, IP & CCTV Cameras, etc.) You will also be able to read prints and schematics to determine cable paths and ensure correct installation of cable and system components. You will be capable of engaging the clients, general contractors, and authorities that have jurisdiction as a qualified representative. You will conduct walk throughs and attend jobsite meetings with general contractors, safety personnel and other stakeholders. You will install and trim out alarm panels and may have exposure to programming and configuration of alarm panels, network switches, and other network devices. You may assist in the bidding process, assist with estimating projects in order to respond to requests for proposals, and you may be asked to assist with systems design and training for end users.

Background Profile/Skills

·        5+ years’ experience of installing integrated electronic security solutions in commercial environments.

·        A current State of Texas Electronic Access Control Device Installer or Alarm Installer license.

·        Expert with basic device terminations

·        Expert at reading blueprints and schematics

·        Can lead a crew of 5-15 installers and/or technicians on small to large sized projects.

·        Exposure to bidding, estimating, and design.

·        Safety Conscious

·        Able to work days, nights, and weekends as needed.

·        Has reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.

·        Can pass a drug screen and criminal background check.

Pay and Benefits of an Access Control Technician

·        $22 - $28+/Hourly

·        401K

·        Medical Benefits

·        Paid Holidays

·        Access to Top Contractors in our industry

·        Competitive Pay

·        Lucrative Career Options

·        Advanced Industry Certification Guidance

·        State Licensing Guidance

·        Bonus Program


You can also call or text us at 281-781-7120 or drop by the office at 4001 Nations Drive Pasadena, Texas 77505. We are in the office Monday through Friday 8 - 5.

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