Security Technician V

Security Systems/Controls / Systèmes/contrôles de sécurité Edmonton, Alberta


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, team today!  

Position Summary:

The Security Systems Technician will primarily be responsible to install, and trouble shoot security system components in residential and commercial settings.  


  • Prepare for installations by reviewing installation orders, gathering equipment, supplies, and tools, and coordinating schedules with customers.
  • Installing and servicing electronic security systems, including access control, CCTV, and intrusion alarms.
  • Plan installations by surveying and evaluating location, identifying installation requirements, and developing an installation plan.
  • Install equipment, run wiring, and program and calibrate equipment.
  • Verify systems functioning properly by testing equipment, connections, and signals, and identifying and correcting problems.
  • Maintain records by documenting installations and service performed.
  • Troubleshoot systems, resolve issues for customers and end users.
  • Relationship building with clients and prospects for future opportunities.
  • Provide unparalleled customer service excellence.
  • Help build and maintain positive relations within the team.
  • Protect organizations ‘values by keeping information confidential.
  • Enhance organizational reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishment.
  • Maintain a safe and secure work environment by following safe practices and keeping security information confidential.


  • Progressive experience in a technical role within the integrated security or low voltage industry(s) is required.
  • Minimum five years of experience in security industry (Access control, CCTV)
  • Previous experience leading installations at the site level preferred.
  • Programming experience preferred for senior positions.
  • Vendor Certification in low voltage systems is preferred.
  • Valid TQ certification required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Postsecondary training in electronics or equivalent is considered an asset.
  • Background check and security clearance

Why work at Ainsworth?

Ainsworth is growing at an unprecedented rate and to help attract and retain top talent, we provide benefits on your first day with us. We offer a wide variety of benefits including the following:   

Benefits: Comprehensive health, dental and medical benefits, including wellness supports, RSP matching and generous vacation  

Rewards: Service milestones and peer recognition plus Employee Discounts and Incentives  

Flexibility: Hybrid working models, where applicable  

Diversity: An inclusive organization that embraces diversity and belonging; work in a great team atmosphere with future potential for promotion within company  

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.  

Ainsworth,  a subsidiary of GDI, is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request.  

Ainsworth a subsidiary of GDI, is an integrated multi-trade company, offering an end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.