Physical Security Technician in Charlotte, NC at Wachter, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Wachter is currently seeking physical security technicians with a strong background in Access Control, and IP Video.  Any knowledge of Intrusion/Fire Alarms is of great added value.  This position will require the individual to perform new installs, retrofit installs, service calls.  Wachter is looking for a motivated self-starter who can work independently and find solutions to get jobs done, as well as provide leadership to a team working beneath/with them.  Some travel required.  The position offers long-term employment with an array of benefits for the right person.  Pay will be based on experience. 

Essential duties and or responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Cable installation including pathways where applicable, and any/all terminations

    • Must be able to read blue-prints, wiring diagrams, and theory of operations.

  • Device installation:

    • REX

    • DPS

    • Card Reader

    • IP Cameras

    • Power Supplies

    • Cameras--Focus & Commission

    • Video Intercom/Access Integration (Aiphone/2N)

  • Head-End installation

    • Panels

    • Relay boards

    • Encoders Troubleshooting & repair of existing systems on service calls:

      • Volt Meter

      • Theory of operation

      • Cable testers (Data)

    • Professional and courteous when interacting with customers, with expertise in onsite management of work to be completed and interaction with the customer

    • Ideal candidates can also perform the following:

      • Site walk and documentation in pre-bid process

      • Door Hardware installation:

        • Strike (Surface, Embedded)

        • ELR Kits

        • Mag-locks Provide technical assistance via phone

        • Carry North Carolina Security Professional card

Special Skills/Qualifications


  • Great communication skills; verbal and written

  • Excellent customer relationship skills

  • Computer/laptop/smartphone proficiency

  • Highly proficient with use of email, spreadsheets, and ability to learn internal systems.

  • Ability to meet company requirements in regard to driving record and background screen.

  • Flexible work hours are preferred

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Join the Wachter family, and chart your career path!


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