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at RecruitMilitary Placement Services

This company's greatest strength is their people. They were founded on a set of core values and beliefs that express their responsibility to their customers, colleagues, and communities. Their culture and values match the culture of the military and they have hired and want to continue to hire Veterans. Their culture promotes fun and laughter on a daily basis, believes in balanced lives: family, business and community and creates a positive work environment. They want candidates who are looking for careers and not just a job. There is plenty of room for upward mobility for people who want to really learn and build a career within this industry.

They started a Military Transition Program (MTP) a few years ago and they have been hiring veterans for Specialist, Installer and Technician positions in locations across the country. You will start your training in the area you are hired for, shadowing an experienced technician.

They have a Service Specialist position that they are looking to hire for. In this role you will be responsible for installing, programming, system start-up/check-out, certification, and related customer training on assigned fire alarm, security, CCTV, video and other building automation projects, including small to large projects that vary in complexity. This location is currently hiring specialists who will need to use their IT, Networking and electronic troubleshooting and repair skills to install and integrate systems; you may need to troubleshoot and repair electronic systems as well. You will also need to show you can assist in delivering assigned projects effectively and within budgeted cost and time schedules. At times, you may need to act as a key interface for technical support with the customer, training them on the installed systems and maximizing customer satisfaction, so communication and customer service skills are important for this role.

The key things they are looking for in this role is networking experience as you will be integrating systems. You will also need strong low voltage electronic system troubleshooting and repair experience. This location works mostly on security, access control and video systems. If you have these skills, they will train you on their systems but make sure you let them know if you have alarm or security system experience. On top of this, they emphasized that you will need to show you are a problem solver who is a self-starter that takes initiative, has energy and excitement to be in this industry.

This is primarily a day shift role where you head out to clients' locations in the morning and are back home at night most days/weeks. There is occasional overnight travel, but you will be given plenty of notice and it is rare.

Their technicians average about 5 hours/week of overtime and you will also get on an on-call rotation once you are trained and up to speed. The on-call rotation is once every 5-6 weeks and you get 2 hours of overtime as a stipend but also get a minimum of 4 hours of overtime for any call you go out on, no matter the duration.

They also will be giving you a company vehicle.

Base salary, $60 - $70K DOE. Full comprehensive benefits (ask for more details), and a company vehicle is provided.

Work with purpose-join us in creating a positive work environment, help us promote fun & laughter on a daily basis and maintain a balanced life.

Job 57507

Albany, NY

RecruitMilitary Placement Services

RecruitMilitary Placement Services connects job seekers with employers seeking their specific skills. Collaborating with us in your job search means VIP access to select roles and resources to land a job directly with an employer partner. We’re all about simplifying the job hunt and getting you into the right role faster.

Once you create your profile, you can gain access to array of benefits that elevate your career potential, including:

  • Exclusive positions that align with your unique qualifications
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  • Amplified visibility among employers who value military and veteran talent

For 30+ years, we’ve translated military skill sets and civilian talent profiles for Fortune 1000 employers for high demand roles like:

  • Field Service/Maintenance Technicians
  • Maintenance Leadership
  • Operations
  • Cyber Security/IT
  • Sales
  • and more

Our driving mission is simple: Connect employers with the military community.

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