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nSide - The School Safety Platform is seeking applicants for Install Technician (Surveillance) at their location in Florence, AL. nSide is one of the first companies to ever address school safety with assistive technologies and now services over two thousand schools.



SALARY: $24,623 - $38,346



  • Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment. Follow blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
  • Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras. Attach electrical and telephone wiring to connect components.
  • Demonstrate systems for customers and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
  • Test and repair circuits and sensors, following wiring and system specifications.
  • Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, or cavity walls to reach fixture outlets, positioning and terminating cables, wires, or strapping.


  • 2 years of experience in installation or other related fields.
  • (Preferred) AESBL Licensed
  • (Preferred) Surveillance and/or Alarm experience


  • AAA Video Surveillance Course
  • AAA Life Safety Alarm Course
  • ESA Certified Alarm Technician (Level I)*
  • ABAT/Advanced Intrusion Systems Course (Level II)*
  • ESA Understanding Alarms (for Salespersons)
  • ESA Video System Technology
  • AEIT Advanced Electronic Intrusion Technician (Alarm Level 2)*
  • Video Surveillance Systems (VSS)
  • Electronic Security Alarm Basics (for Salespersons)
  • Video Security Systems (CCTV) Essentials


  • Public Safety and Security — Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective security operations for the protection of people and institutions.
  • Computers and Electronics — Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software – including applications and programming.
  • Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of processes for providing customer/personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Telecommunications — Knowledge of transmission, broadcasting, switching, control, and operation of telecommunications systems.
  • Building and Construction — Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings and other structures.


  • Electronic mail software — Gmail
  • Network monitoring software — Traceroute
  • Office suite software — Microsoft Office, G Suite 
  • Spreadsheet software — Microsoft Excel, Google Sheets
  • Word processing software — Microsoft Word, Google Docs
  • Critical Thinking — Reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • Installation — Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
  • Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop options and implement solutions


  • Oral Comprehension — Listening to and understanding ideas, presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Problem Sensitivity —Recognizing when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Oral Expression — Communicating ideas, through speech, so others will understand.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Should you have special needs that require reasonable accommodations, please notify AIDT at 334-280-4400 so proper arrangements can be made. For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users, our number is 334-280-4475.