Security System Sales and Installation Installer

Horizon Telcom

This is a Full-time position in Chillicothe, OH posted August 4, 2017.

Position Summary

The security system sales & installation associate is responsible for the sales, installation and support of Horizon’s Safe & Sound security products and develops/maintains relationships with current and prospective customers for various product offerings. The incumbent will work with his/her manager to develop sales goals and product offerings to help the company reach revenue objectives.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintain high level of confidentiality and professionalism concerning customer information
  • Sale, install, maintain, and repair security systems, alarm devices, and related equipment.
  • Conducts maintenance on security systems
  • Follows safety practices to safeguard against injury and damage to property
  • Inspects installation sites and installation manuals to determine material requirements and installation procedures
  • Consult with customers to assess their needs and determine security requirements and deliver cost estimates for equipment installation
  • Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, and cavity walls to reach fixture outlets. Position and terminate cables, wires and strapping
  • Provide excellent customer service through thorough education on how to operate and maintain their security system.
  • Safeguards against loss of unused materials, ladders and tools on a job site or office location
  • Keep informed and develop strategies of new products
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Broad basic knowledge of the security industry and basic understanding of alarm monitoring equipment available.
  • Knowledge of software applications related to security systems.
  • Strong communication skills to deliver exceptional customer service
  • Skill in operating a variety of office equipment, including PC, test set, and user features of alarm systems.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, as well as procedure manuals
  • Ability to plan and organize work.
  • Ability to prioritize workload, meet deadlines and function well in high stress situations.
  • Ability to solve problems and make sound, independent decisions.
  • Ability to effectively function as a team player.

Education and Experience

High school diploma or GED equivalent mandatory. College/vocational/technical school or training preferred. Minimum 6 months installation experience, experience in the low-voltage, electronics, computer/IT/networking and/or telecommunications industries preferred. Related experience and education may be taken into consideration.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Low voltage electronics: 2 years

How to Apply

Please apply online at,-Inc./jobs/Security-System-Sales-Installation-Installer-4711e9d4de650aa6?q=horizon+telcom