Security / Telecommunications Specialist

We’re looking for someone experienced in installing security systems involving access control and video surveillance. This role, based in Topeka, KS, involves working as a field technician under our installation and project managers. Your main task will be setting up new security systems. IT/networking skills are a bonus.

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs service/installation of access control, closed circuit television systems, and other various related systems.
  • Evaluates, diagnoses, troubleshoots systems and perform repairs as necessary.
  • Performs computer program entry as required to add Video Surveillance cameras, access control device, and other low voltage systems as needed.
  • Write clearly and informatively, able to read and interpret written information.
  • Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations, listen and get clarification.
  • Professionalism approach others in a tactful manner, react well under pressure, treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position, accept responsibility for
  • own actions, follow through on commitments.
  • Demonstrated ability to program, install, troubleshoot, and explain commercial security systems as required.
  • Ensure compliance with all State and Federal regulations as applicable to service, installation, maintenance of security systems and OSHA safety standards.
  • Must be available to travel as necessary.


Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Maintaining confidentiality of work-related information and materials.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Effective organization and planning skills.
  • Maintain an established work schedule, including some evenings and weekends.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Safely drive a company vehicle.

Physical Requirements 

  • The employee is frequently required to walk.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee must be able to safely move and lift materials and equipment weighing up to 25 lbs. on a routine basis, and on limited occasions up to 50 pounds without assistance.


  • Five (5) or more years installing, servicing, and maintaining access control and Video Surveillance systems.

Education Required

  • High School diploma or educational equivalent.

Licenses/Certifications Required

  • Valid Kansas Driver’s license — Clean Driving Record

Safety Required

  • Applicants will be subject to a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment.
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Topeka

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