Technician Jobs in Nyanza and Mombasa, Kenya

Position: Technician

Location: Nyanza and Mombasa

Job Purpose: Install and configure software packages such as access control platforms, CCTV, Fire Detection and Intrusion Panels, Locks and Vehicle, Parking and Pedestrian systems.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Work with Project Lead to schedule project related work and manage the work against the project timeline
  • Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures. Requisition of materials from stores
  • Demonstrate systems to clients and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms, offline cameras, non-functioning doors and barriers and provide training to the security system users
  • Perform biometric systems functions such as system set up, installation, monitoring and adding application users and devices
  • Integrate CCTVs with ATMs, POS, Intrusion and Fire Alarm systems
  • Install and configure analog and IP CCTV cameras which following blueprints of electrical layouts and design plans.
  • Install and configure Windows servers – AD, IIS, SQL, Firewalls, RAID etc
  • Set up indoor and outdoor intrusion detectors
  • Install and set up repeater panels, field devices and zones and loops
  • Set up isolating devices and custom triggers and time delays for the Fire Detection system and integrate with the PA/Evac system
  • Program locks, cards and set up encoders
  • Install and configure sliding doors, automatic gates, bollards, barriers, turnstiles, speedstiles and long range readers
  • Install, terminate, label,test and document UTP and Electrical cables as well as testing of cables using LAN testing, Continuity testing as per industry standards
  • Draw cables through conduits and ensure they are concealed

Role Related Qualifications / Skills:

  • Diploma or Degree in IT, Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications Engineering from a recognized institution
  • 3+ experience in installation, configuration and programing of security related software and hardware
  • Operation of ohmmeters and oscilloscopic voltmeters, multi-meters, programming devices and all other related security systems test equipment
  • Basic computer skills, including up/downloading to control panels
  • Programming of addressable fire and electronic security systems
  • Basic electronic laws, formula, color codes and electronic symbols and nomenclature

Role Related Competencies (Behavioral Indicators):

  • Install, repair, design, and test hardwired, wireless, electronic, security, computerized fire, accesses control, duress, CCTV and fire suppressions systems
  • Read and translate schematics and wiring diagrams
  • Use proper test equipment and hand tools related to various fire and electronic security systems
  • Communicate orally and in writing with department heads, supervisors, vendors and peers
  • Climb ladders and work in high and low locations to reach remote areas
  • Establish effective working relationships with management, employees, employee representatives and the public representing diverse cultures and backgrounds

Email CV to using the format “Technician – Nyanza” or “Technician – Mombasa” depending on which role you are applying for.

Also include your current and expected salary.

Deadline to apply is 2nd May COB

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 24, 2017 — 9:29 pm