Our portfolio of services is provided by a team of skilled and qualified experts, who have in-depth knowledge of security principles and processes, a comprehensive understanding of your vertical, experience in developing intricate projects, and adherence to Security 101’s core values of fanatical customer service and integrity.


Installation Technician


October 20, 2023

Security 101 – Cincinnati is recruiting for a Commercial Security Installation Technician who has experience installing commercial electronic security access control devices and IP cameras for new construction projects and modifications for existing security systems.


Our hourly compensation is at the highest level in the industry, non-exempt, commensurate with skills, product knowledge and experience.


Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, prescription coverage, 401(k) plan, paid holidays, PTO and more. We will also provide you with a cell phone, laptop, and work vehicle.


  • Must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience installing and programming commercial access control, IP-based video systems and intrusion alarm systems.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ basic programming experience.
  • Must be process-oriented, with good communication and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge and practical experience with the internet and networking is essential.
  • Must be able to work independently and resolve problems to our customer’s satisfaction.
  • Must possess a valid driving license and clean MVR

Current certification or proficiency in one of the following is a plus:

  • Access Control: Pro-Watch, Genetec, Software House, Lenel/S2, OpenPath.
  • Video: Axis, Exacq, Milestone, Genetec, Avigilon, Hanwha.
  • Alarm: DMP, Honeywell, DSC
  • Security 101 will invest in training for the right candidate.


Must possess effective communication skills. Ability to read blueprints. Proper cable installation practices. Troubleshooting and problem-solving. Successfully demonstrate installation, termination, test and perform maintenance on the following hardware from manufacturers like Von Duprin, Assa Abloy, HID, Honeywell, etc.

  • Mag Locks
  • Electronic Door Strikes
  • Card Readers and Keypads
  • Electric Crash Bars
  • EREX (Emergency Request to Exit Buttons)
  • REX (Request to Exit) PIR
  • Motion Sensors
  • IP Cameras
  • NVR's and DVR's


  • High School (or GED) minimum requirement
  • Electronics training from a Technical School or Military training in electronics or communications (preferred)

Security 101 is a DFWP and EOE. Our employees work in a motivating, team-oriented work environment.

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