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CONVERGINT TECHNOLOGIES, LLC Low Voltage Security Electronics Installer - Eastern Iowa - Experienced in Urbandale, Iowa

Description

*This position will be located remotely in the Eastern Iowa area and working with our Eastern Iowa installation team. This team reports to the Des Moines, IA office.*

Convergint is looking for a full-time, enthusiastic, results driven and forward-thinking Electrical Installer to join our amazing culture. In this role, you will install, program, test, repairs, and service a variety of systems and equipment which may include security, fire alarm and life safety with minimal guidance as needed. You will work closely with customers and internal colleagues in providing technical installation support and training. As an Electrical Installer, you are a part of a dynamic team that allows you to grow as Convergint grows.

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Who You Are

You have a passion for providing world-class service to customers, colleagues and communities. You are a person of integrity with a commitment to growth, accountability and delivering results. You want to join an organization with a positive culture that embraces inclusion and allows everyone to be the best version of themselves at work and home. You want to grow with us and deliver results as an exceptional Electrical Installer.

Who We Are

With 20-years of proven growth and exceptional performance, our mission is to be our customer's best service provider. We realize the importance of diversity in achieving that goal. Our company was built upon a solid foundation of 10 Values and Beliefs which drive our unmatched culture, making us the #1 global, serviced-based systems integrator in the industry. We take great pride in protecting the lives and assets of our customers and their communities with the solutions we provide.

What you'll do with "Our Training and Your Experience"

  • Convergint's greatest strength is our people! Every colleague is encouraged to participate in our Recruit Awesome People program, helping us grow Convergint by promoting our colleague-first culture and referring top talent to the Talent Acquisition Team and hiring managers.
  • Install, program, test, repairs, and service a variety of systems and equipment which may include security, fire alarm and life safety, and/or building automation with minimal guidance as needed.
  • Work closely with customers and internal colleagues in providing technical installation support and training. May assist or train less experienced Electrical Installers. Refers more complex issues to more experienced colleagues.
  • Interpret manuals, schematics, and wiring diagrams, and repairs equipment, utilizing knowledge of electronics and using standard test instruments and hand tools.
  • Provide basic installation assistance as directed by project lead.
  • Act as "our customer's best service provider" at all times thereby ensuring Convergint Technologies is the customer's first choice for service.
  • Take ownership of onsite project including safety, quality and performance. Observe and practice Convergint Quality Standards.
  • Make suggestions for installation methods to improve profitability and quality.
  • Learn and perform tasks of an Electrical Installer III in order to progress through the trade program.
  • Provide feedback to the Job-Lead regarding problems and anticipate time associated with an assigned task. Act as primary liaison to Project Lead.

What You'll Need

  • Experience installing and wiring access control, network cameras, door hardware, panel installation and wiring, and programming of door and camera additions.
  • Solid Construction Skills and understanding of system plans.
  • Solid understanding of blueprints, design drawings including wiring and labeling methods, system wiring, wiring methods, cut sheets, wiring schematics, and c ble support installation (J-Hook, Raceway, Conduit, Cable Support).
  • Very familiar with basic blueprints, schematics, manuals, and other specifications to determine installation procedures unassisted, may require assistance with more complex specifications.
  • Strong customer focus and ability to work under pressure; ability to maintain awareness of, and seek to meet the needs and wants of the customer without being prompted.
  • Solid mechanical and electrical aptitude (e.g. works with a variety of hand and power tools such as drill, screwdriver, wire stripper, hacksaw, crimper) and ability to read blueprints and drawings; solid math skills (for some positions, this may include calculating area, velocity, resistance, voltage, etc.).

  • Solid verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

  • The Electrical Installer will be responsible for providing basic hand tools as required to perform the daily tasks of the position.

  • A valid driver's license with a clean driving record.

Company Benefits and Perks

Convergint fosters a supportive, accessible, and inclusive environment in which individuals of different backgrounds and identities are able to realize their maximum potential within the company. We offer a variety of programs and exceptional benefits to all of our colleagues:

  • Company Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Fun and Laughter Day Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plan
  • Life insurance and Disability Plan
  • Wellness Program
  • 401K Matching Plan
  • Colleague Assistance Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Competitive salary and compensation plan
  • Vehicle reimbursement plan
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Day
  • And much more...

Requirements:

Education: High School/GED or equivalent experience

Minimum Experience: 2-5 years in electronic security industry

  • Previous construction experience including some level of electrical or a low voltage background

Preferred Experience (but not required):

  • Relevant trade designation (e.g. Electrician)
  • Experience in 1 or more of the following industries: electronic, fire alarm and life safety, and/or building automation
  • Experience with Axis / Bosch / DMP / Lenel / Software House
  • Certifications and Licenses: Project Management Institute (PMI); industry-specific certifications and/or; State installation license

Convergint is committed to a culture of Inclusion and Diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Visit our Convergint to learn more about the company and the exciting opportunities available.

Qualifications

Behaviors

Dedicated - Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity Enthusiastic - Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest Detail Oriented - Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well Team Player - Works well as a member of a group

Motivations

Entrepreneurial Spirit - Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business Growth Opportunities - Inspired to perform well by

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