Access Control Technician

$55,000 - $75,000 yearly
  • Rittenhouse Communications Group
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Aug 29, 2019
Full time Technician Technician Management

Job Description

Access Control Technician

We are Philadelphia’s premier boutique integration company. We are seeking a qualified access control and IP camera installation technician. Candidates must be comfortable managing on-site work, performing installations, testing, service calls, client support, client training, and helping to design client solutions that add value for the client over traditional deployments. We do our jobs from start to finish. We pull the wire and install conduit, install equipment, program and maintain systems. You must be willing to work on all aspects of the job.

The successful candidate must be a proven self-starter with a strong technical background. Minimum of 10 years experience servicing, installing and programming networked intrusion, Access Control, intercoms, IP video and IT/Networking experience and project lead or project management experience is a plus.

Job Details:

  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Type: installation, Maintenance, inspect and repair
  • Education: High School
  • Required: You MUST be reliable, superior verbal and customer service skills, a clean criminal background, a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and a professional appearance and dress.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Installation of low voltage physical access control systems
  • Troubleshoot systems and make repairs as necessary
  • Customer training
  • Equipment deployment, quality control inspections, and ability to meet project schedules within time and budget constraints
  • Strong propensity towards communication with peers, subordinates, managers and customers
  • Must be comfortable working in a professional/office environment as well as a construction environment responsibility
  • Maintain safe and secure work and driving habits


  • Prior experience in access control system installation is required
  • Low voltage cabling experience
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • IP Camera and NVR/DVR Experience
  • Knowledge of IP based access control systems
  • Experience with Brivo a plus
  • Experience with Salto a plus
  • Intercom Experience
  • Networking Experience
  • Experience with Lutron lighting controls is a plus

Work Conditions

  • Be on his or her feet for long periods of time
  • Use of small hand tools and power tools
  • Able to lift/move up to 75 pounds
  • Climbing of stairs, ladders, and/or scaffolds

Additional perks:

  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Working with the latest and greatest technology
  • Company vehicle
  • Bonus plan

Salary paid based on experience. Benefits include vacation, health and dental insurance.


5-10 Years