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Job Details

Security Systems Technician


Checkpoint Canada ULC

Date Posted

May 06, 2022


  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 20, 2022
Job Requirements


Checkpoint Canada ULC




  • College/CEGEP
  • or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Truck
  • Tool grinders
  • Telecommunications equipment
  • Saws
  • Power cutting tools
  • Power grinder
  • Powered equipment
  • Electrical wiring devices
  • Drills
  • Bolters or screwdrivers (power)
  • Alarms


2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Installation, maintenance and inspection of equipment or facilities
  • Networking security

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook

Area of Specialization

  • Wiring
  • Meters
  • Mechanical
  • Installation
  • Hammer drilling
  • Electrical machines or transformers
  • Cameras
  • Business and commercial machines
  • Electronic
  • Security and surveillance system

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Mechanical and service company
  • Construction

Workers Supervised

Electric appliance servicers and repairers

Type of Product

Power tools

Type of Service and Repair

Alarm/security system

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Light trucks
  • Radio frequency scanners (RFS)

Type of Experience

Retail loss prevention

Travel Bookings

Domestic travel

Specific Skills

  • Wire electrical connections for switchboards and panel boards
  • Test and adjust repaired products for proper functioning
  • Splice, join and connect wires
  • Repair or replace defective or worn parts and components
  • Prepare floors for installations
  • Install, replace and repair electrical controls and panel boxes
  • Inspect products to determine the requirements for repair
  • Conduct voltage, resistance and other tests using electrical test equipment
  • Connect cables, tubes and wires
  • Connect cables, tubes and wires to complete assemblies and installations
  • Calibrate products using hand tools
  • Attach protective devices to products to protect against shoplifting
  • Install and wire electric and electronic control system devices
  • Select and set up camera equipment
  • Pack grout into joints between tiles and remove excess grout

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • On-site customer service
  • Urban area

Products or Services (Sales)

Alarm system

Parts Specialization

Construction machinery

Computer and Technology Knowledge

Networking hardware

Equipment, Systems and Controls Experience

  • Radio communication equipment
  • Security system

Instrument Experience

Wireless transmission (radio)

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Drywall Installer and Finisher Specific Skills

Fill joints, nail indentations, holes and cracks with joint compound using trowel and broad knife

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Mileage paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)
  • Other benefits

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

May 20, 2022

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Security Systems Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Other Repairers and Servicers

Interest in operating hand, power and specially designed tools to service products and equipment; may calibrate products using hand tools


Interest in compiling information to test and adjust repaired products to ensure that they work properly; and in performing routine maintenance


Interest in inspecting products to determine repairs required

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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