Volt Workforce Solutions Project Technician in Secaucus, New Jersey

Project Technician in Secaucus, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 3/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Secaucus, NJ

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 16 weeks

  • Date Posted: 3/16/2019

  • Job ID: 167698

  • Pay Rate $0.0 - $22.69/Hour

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 919/789-6953

Job Description

We are looking for a seasoned Technician to join our growing team!

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and repair Integrated Security Systems wiring, hardware and software

  • Diagnose communication problems with control devices and other components

  • Create, load, test, and tune system databases

  • Perform commissioning and startup of new Integrated Security Systems to ensure proper operation

  • Install, replace and re-commission Integrated Security Systems devices, equipment and software

  • Coordinate activities of subcontractors when necessary

  • Request and deliver material as required

  • Provide on-site training to customers as needed

  • Create and maintain as-built and other project documentation

  • Conform to project site safety requirements

  • Coordinate and communicate activities with the customer

  • Other duties may be assigned

QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the education, experience, skills and/or abilities required. An individual must meet the minimum requirements as listed in each Qualifications subsection


  • Two-year (2) degree in a related technical field or related work experience


  • 2 years of prior experience is preferred.


  • Basic understanding of Integrated Security Systems or electronic control systems including the following

  • Access Control

  • Video Surveillance Systems (Analog, Digital, Network)

  • Video Analytics

  • Intrusion Detections Systems

  • Intercom Systems

  • Perimeter Security

  • Basic understanding of mechanical and electrical drawings and symbols

  • Ability to analyze system drawings and schematics

  • Basic understanding of electrical installation practices and requirements

  • Industry product knowledge desired (AMAG, Lenel, Genetec, Salient). Schneider Electric and Pelco by Schneider Electric product knowledge is a plus.

  • Basic understanding of network infrastructure and network communication systems

  • Proficient in software applications including but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including, but not limited to the ability to relate technical terminology to customers, listen effectively, and solicit input from others.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary duties of this job: Moving over rough or uneven surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activities; recurring lifting of moderately heavy to light items. Transporting of items such as a laptop computer and luggage; driving an automobile, etc. Also, transporting of items such as system equipment and installation materials may be required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties

Volt is an equal opportunity employer

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.