Security Technician (Service)

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


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, drives your career development, embraces diversity, and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth (a GDI company) team today! 
Job Summary: 

The main duties will involve conducting scheduled preventive visits to assess and maintain access control, intruder alarm, and CCTV systems, predominantly in commercial settings. Ensuring adherence to both company and industry benchmarks, all within specified timeframes, constitutes the primary responsibilities. 


  • Have a passion for the trade and is a problem solver with excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent customer communication skills and is a team player with a can-do attitude.
  • Have a good knowledge of CANASA and security industry Standards.
  • Electronic Installation Qualification(s) - or equivalent. (Preferred).
  • You should be able to manage your work and exhibit the companies' vision and values.
  • You must have experience working in a similar role in the security industry.
  • Multi-disciplined in the security industry from service, small works, fault-finding and maintenance, and having installation knowledge.
  • Hold a Full Clean Driving License - Essential for this post.
  • Must have the ability to adapt to new technologies.
  • Depending on experience, the person will be expected to deal with pre-booked preventative visits on small or large systems.
  • Must have excellent fault diagnosis skills, including working on more complex systems, and occasions will assist with the installation team on similar projects.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose access, CCTV and network systems.
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks on DDC control systems.
  • Respond to after hour callouts.
  • Execute small installation projects.
  • Coordinate with customers and provide site recommendations.
  • Provide site information and technical information to sales.

  • Excellent knowledge of CCTV, Access Control, Door Entry and Intruder Alarm Systems
  • Minimum 5-years’ experience working within the Electronic Security Systems industry.
  • Knowledge and experience of Systems Networking and IP Configuration
  • Must be capable of obtaining a Federal Level II Security Clearance
  • Proficiency in Excel and Word.
  • Staying current on the entire line of security solutions provided by Ainsworth (i.e. AMAG, Avigilon, Genetec, ICT, RS2, Salient,
  • LENEL, C-CURE, Milestone, Inner Range, Axis etc..)
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 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 is an integrated multi-trade company, offering 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 of becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.