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Security Maintenance Technician III, Oakland, CA (ID#14361)

Cherokee Nation Security & Defense (CNSD) provides state-of-the-art critical site infrastructure protection, security surveillance services, access control technologies and complete security integration for both government and commercial clients. The company handles projects such as civil construction, complex security and command center design. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNSD is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.

Our client, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is the nation's tax collection agency and administers the Internal Revenue Code enacted by Congress. The agency’s stated mission is to provide America's taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and enforce the law with integrity and fairness to all.

We are seeking an experienced Electronic Tech with mandatory experience in CCTV, Access Control and Alarms to work closely with other members of the company's service team, engineering team, and directly with clients to design, install, maintain, and/or repair integrated electronic security systems. This position will provide preventive service and technical support at project sites across the country and report directly to the Project Manager.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Planning, procurement, installation, daily on-site maintenance, upgrades, replacements, preventive maintenance, and inventory control of all physical security equipment to include, but not limited to Hirsch access control equipment, cameras, sensors, door strikes, relay boards, and DVRs
  • Applying a thorough knowledge of different electronic and solid state voice and data systems including their capabilities, functions of their major circuits, and the associated cables and wiring used to interconnect the systems
  • Providing technical assistance to sub-contractors and lower grade workers along with technical advice or assistance on unusual or very difficult problems
  • Electrical troubleshooting, device testing, installation of electronic components, surveillance camera installation and experience with software monitoring systems for systems monitoring
  • Responsible for different electronic and solid state voice and data systems including their capabilities, functions of their major circuits, and the associated cables and wiring used to interconnect the systems
  • Use computer diagnostic equipment to analyze and restore faulty voice and non-voice circuits. Independently determine the work sequences, tools, and materials required. Follow or refer to layout sheets, building plans, floor plans, circuit schematics and descriptions, and manufacturer’s technical guidance.
  • Occasional overtime required

Deliverables  

Work orders will be created based on customer requests. Work orders and annual testing reports will be completed and then sent to the customer and PM. All documentation shall be provided to the PM for each month’s activity by the 1st of the following month. Expense reports will be completed on a weekly basis as needed.

SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY

N/A.  Will defer to the CNSD Program Manager and Service Manager.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Approximately 3 years of experience in government or commercial installations and locations preferred. Other skills described throughout this document.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Demonstrated experience and training in the basics of circuitry and electronics, basic wiring connections, fiber optic cabling and connections, CCTV, Access Control,  CAT6 cabling runs and troubleshooting
  • Experience in the installation, maintenance, upgrade and support of a variety of systems such as access control hardware/software, Electronic Security Systems and CCTV hardware/software
  • Demonstrated experience installing a wide variety of equipment including configuration of connections with centralized monitoring systems such as Software House, Hirsch or other vendors preferred
  • Experience and formal training as a low voltage electrician a plus
  • Formal training in basics of electronics and circuitry either in technical school or certifications received during training classes from industry vendors
  • Must be skilled in the use of test equipment such as: digital multimeters, toner tracer, lineman handset, video test monitor and cable tracers
  • Certification as an installer of equipment such as Pelco, Identiv/Hirsch, American Dynamics, Bosch and Honeywell
  • Ability to lift or move items up to 25 lbs.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite applications
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
  • Ability to obtain at least a Department of Treasury clearance
  • GED Required
  • Mandatory CCTV, ACCESS CONTROL and ALARM experience

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • CNSD provided company vehicle and specialty tools
  • Travel to support multiple locations including Oregon, Washington and Nevada with central base out of Oakland California.

With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/careers/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/federalSolutions/Pages/overview.aspx

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the following two sites: EEO Statement | EEO Poster

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may email “CNB.Compliance@cn-bus.com” for assistance. This email address is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the application process or status.

For Pay Transparency Non Discrimination provision, please copy and paste the following link: Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

We maintain an Affirmative Action Plan for the purpose of proactively seeking employment and advancement for qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Upon request, we will schedule time to make our Affirmative Action Plan accessible. If you are interested, please submit a written request with the email subject line: 2018 Request to View Affirmative Action Plan to the Compliance Administrator at “CNB.Compliance@cn-bus.com” This email box is not for resumes or follow up on job applications.