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team101-emblemBeing a part of TEAM101 has a special meaning to our dedicated personnel. At Security 101®, we are continuously seeking qualified, highly motivated individuals who demonstrate our guiding principles of fanatical customer service, integrity, and fun. Joining TEAM101 means you'll grow within a thriving organization that is dedicated to excellence.

We are actively seeking top talent for the following positions:

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We are committed to diversity. Security 101 is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Here are the positions we are currently hiring for in Detroit, Michigan:

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Outside Sales Executive
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Invest in your future by working with a company that is “Pro Sales” and views their sales team as a vital component for success!

You can get a sales job anywhere but wouldn’t you rather work for a company that truly values its sales team? Security 101 is that company who understands that a sales force leads the march in business growth.

Security 101 is not only one of the fastest growing companies in the security industry, it's also a leader in cutting edge technologies and services giving you a competitive advantage from the start. If you're looking for a company that will treat you like an important team member and reward your hard work, look no further.

We are looking for dynamic, self-motivated individuals who are ready to bring their careers to the next level. Become a member of our sales team and you'll enjoy unlimited earning potential, generous incentive plans and great benefits.

At Security 101, you'll be making a difference by Protecting People, Property and Profits for our clients by utilizing our electronic security and services offerings.

You bring the right attitude and aptitude, we'll show you the rest.

If you bring the right attitude and aptitude, we'll teach you everything you need to know about our products and services. At Security 101, you'll receive comprehensive training to teach you with the skills, information, and tools you'll need to reach your full potential. We can prepare you for a career that has endless possibilities.

Security 101 offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits plan. We'll also provide you with a cell phone and auto allowance to assist you in successfully meeting your sales goals.

What do we look for in a Sales Pro?

The Security 101 sales professional is responsible for promoting and selling Security 101 services and technology within an assigned territory, leveraging relationships, and closing new business for our company while ensuring customer retention. An Account Executive is responsible for securing profitable sales and generating reoccurring revenue to new and existing and customers while maximizing customer satisfaction and retention by initiating post installation follow-ups. This rep will also have a commanding knowledge of our product line, as well as that of our services.

  • Create new market share by selling Security 101 products and services to new local commercial customers.
  • Sell managed services and generating reoccurring revenue.
  • Identify prospects utilizing creative lead-generating techniques and maintain productive working relationships with existing customers.
  • Independently establish call plans and customer follow-up strategies and tactics, and consistently apply time and territory management techniques.
  • Follow up with prospects.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of complete line of products/services and customers' issues and needs through in-house training and reading/research.
  • Obtain referrals and work with Centers of Influence.
  • Process work order and complete all paperwork in accordance with approved and standardized procedures.
  • Conduct post installation follow-up by contacting customer, ensuring commitments were met and affirming customer satisfaction once the customer has been in service.
  • Adhere to current Security 101 policies, procedures, products, programs and services.
Education:
  • College degree preferred
  • High school degree or equivalent required
Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years experience of outside sales, preferably from a technology field, demonstrated by the consistent ability to meet and exceed quota.
Skills:
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills with the ability to present to business owners and management
  • Action-oriented
  • Drive for results
  • Business acumen
  • Customer focus
  • Functional/technical skills
  • Interpersonal savvy
  • Organizational agility
  • Conflict management
  • Managing diversity
  • Peer relationships
  • Problem solving
  • Technical learning
  • Time management
  • Developing direct reports & others
Other:
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record
  • Ability to work a full time schedule
  • Available for local travel

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Security Install Technician
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Overview:

Security 101 – Detroit is accepting applications for Security Install Technician. The technician will be responsible for installing and maintaining intrusion detection systems and equipment, access control systems, video surveillance equipment, and related devices, sensors, electric locks, and other applicable force protection equipment. Experience in fire protection a bonus.

Qualifications:
  • Must have experience in enterprise level security integration systems
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Willing to travel 25-50%
  • Formal electronics training from: Technical School, or related military school in electronics and or communications is preferred but not required
Experience:
  • Three (3) years in security including new installation, design and troubleshooting
  • Follows proper schematic wiring diagrams and hook-up procedures
  • Must have experience in IP cameras, card access, visitor management and intrusion detection
  • Excellent problem solving & communication skills
  • Must have the ability to recognize and provide immediate solutions for onsite changes in system integrations during the construction of buildings
  • Candidate must be able to successfully demonstrate installation, termination and perform maintenance on commonly used hardware
Benefits:
  • Medical and Dental provided by employer
  • Company issued vehicle and gas card after completion of introductory period
  • PTO after 1 year of service
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid training

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Low Voltage Technician
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Overview:

Security 101 is accepting applications for an experienced Low Voltage Technician. The technician will be responsible for data and cabling networks. The candidate must have previous knowledge in running conduit and low voltage wires. This technician will be working in various environments. The candidate must have excellent working knowledge in running conduit and low voltage wires.

Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Low Voltage Installation
  • BICSI Certification is not necessary but a bonus
  • General knowledge of electronic security installation, NEC, NFPA Life Safety Code issues
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must pass a drug screening
  • Willing to travel 25-50%
  • Prior experience including: Installation, Cable Dressing, Cable Tray, Conduit, and Making/Repairing Connectors
Experience:
  • At least five (3) years experience in Low Voltage Data Networks
  • Fiber Optic Splicing experience preferred
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Background in trouble shooting, design and new installation
  • Pulling, terminating, and testing data/low voltage cables
  • Installing support structures such as racks, trays, slings, j-hooks, etc.
  • Plan installations by evaluating locations, locating appropriate access, laying out equipment, and following wiring plans
  • Perform upgrades, downgrades, pre-wiring and dwelling installations
  • Install drops, outlets, converters, and other system devices
  • Troubleshoot existing services and elevate installations based on quality control standards
  • Maintain, secure and account for equipment inventories
  • Prepare regular, accurate, legible, and timely records
  • Accurately educate customers on the use and functions of their services
  • Maintain a safe work environment by following established safety practices
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with supervisors and peers
Benefits:
  • Medical and dental provided by employer
  • Company issued vehicle and gas card after completion of introductory period
  • PTO after 1 year of service
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid training

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Project Manager
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Position overview:

Plans, organizes, directs, and controls project activities required for effective management of electronic security installation projects. Supervises installation and sub-contractors. Estimates and prices job charges. Works with financial, contract management and other management reports and tools to define project problems to assure project profitability. Responsible for training and developing employees as well as responsible for the quality of installation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Please note the essential functions may vary depending on department size, organizational structure and/or geographic location.

  • Plans and schedules engineering, installation, and sub-contracting activities on large and/or complex systems, or service installed jobs
  • Maintains current job plans and specifications
  • Works with engineering department on design and drafting phases of jobs
  • Coordinates the procurement of materials, supplies and services and controls timely delivery to job site
  • Prepares the project installation plan, manages the plan and prepares and implements job procedures
  • Determines, from review of various information, necessary changes in design, contract price, installation plan or other activity and implements same
  • Maintains construction schedule and coordinates task scheduling with other trades
  • Selects and monitors the performance of sub-contractors
  • Keeps self, superiors and subordinates informed of progress
  • Maintains all records of job status, job changes, material flow and other control records and supervises the preparation and processing of reports for internal and external use
  • May estimate or assist in estimating projects which the company is bidding
  • Implements quality assurance program to continuously improve customer satisfaction
  • Present a professional image of company when speaking to customers (all levels)
  • Develops a relationship with the decision maker of our customer
  • Routinely walks job site to ensure quality installation of company products
  • Responsible for customer satisfaction on projects
  • Monitors job status and controls job costs
  • Provides information to determine labor and material requirements on a monthly basis
  • Assists management in monthly forecasting
  • Ensures proper job management and cost control by reviewing financial statements
  • Supervises the preparation of base data required for monthly job billing
  • Monitors financial and other reports and works with other management tools to define project problems
  • Ensures time cards are accurately filled out, complete with job numbers, and phase codes. Times add up, hours are correct, time card is signed and turned in every Monday to the operations AA
  • Devises a plan of action to remedy the problem and implements plan; all to assure project profitability
Training and Development:
  • Studies literature and attends seminars to stay current with regards to products, processes and materials
  • Works with installers on security concepts, ISN and installation procedures and product training for their advancement
Job Closure:
  • Responsible for completing As-Builds
  • Responsible for completing all paperwork, PO’s are completed, notice of completions. (NOC) is sent, and jobs are turned over to service
  • Job close out report is completed
Supervisory Duties:

In accordance with applicable Security 101 policies/procedures and Federal/State laws, may perform the following supervisory responsibilities: Interviewing, hiring orienting and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; coaching and appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Supervises:

  • Apprentices
  • Installers
  • Sub-Contractors
Minimum qualifications:

The following are the minimum qualifications an individual needs in order to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this position. Please note that the minimum qualifications may vary based upon the department size and/or geographic location.

Knowledge:
  • High School education or equivalent
  • Associates degree (2 year) or Bachelor degree (4 year) in a technical capacity is desirable
Skills/Abilities:
  • Five years of experience in the engineering and installation of Electronic and Security Systems, or related field
  • Has a strong knowledge of engineering fundamentals, relay logic, PLC’s and operations
  • Good subcontracting skills required
  • An understanding of job financial reports, and the ability to control costs in the handling of large projects.
Physical demands:

In general, the following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or other customers. Manual dexterity required for occasional reaching, climbing and lifting of objects, and operating power tools and office equipment.
Work environment:

In general, the following conditions of the work environment are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The office is clean, orderly, properly lighted and ventilated. Noise levels are considered low to moderate
  • Site work job conditions are similar to typical construction project

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Service Technician
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Overview:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the service, maintenance and repair of items sold, leased, or rented to Customers.

Key duties & responsibilities:

Other duties may also be assigned. Please note that the essential functions may vary depending on department size, organizational structure and/or geographic location.

  • Supports Customers via phone and/or by onsite service calls
  • Communicates with customers to assist them in the proper use of the system
  • Performs routine on-site Scheduled Maintenance calls
  • Responsible for identifying, repairing and/or replacing defective parts
  • Responsible for verifying all systems and components have been installed, are functioning and are documented properly prior to acceptance of the system in the Operations-to-Service Turnover meeting
  • Maintains records of hours worked, parts used and work performed for each service call
  • Maintains a clear communications between Customers, Dispatchers and Service Manager
  • Responsible for the proper maintenance and care of company assigned vehicles. Vehicle must be clean and free of defects that are considered unsafe by the company or state law
  • Performs other duties which may be assigned by the Service Supervisor and/or Dispatcher
  • Required to be on call after normal working hours as scheduled by the Service Manager
  • Required to work after normal working hours to complete pending service call(s) or as scheduled by the Service Manager
  • Assists in the training of new Service personnel on products and/or techniques
Minimum qualifications:

The following are the minimum qualifications an individual needs in order to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this position. Please note that the minimum qualifications may vary based upon the department size and/or geographic location.

  • 4+ years working in a service related field
  • Knowledge of AC/DC theory
  • Mathematical skills
  • Above average computer skills
Skills/Abilities:
  • Reasoning ability
  • Communications skills to include customer presentations
  • Ability to solve practical problems and carry out responsibilities under general supervision
  • Ability to organize workload in an effective manner
  • Ability to write correspondences, and present information in one-on-one and small group
  • Strong customer relations and results orientation
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels and across diverse cultures
  • Ability to function as an effective team member
  • Ability to adapt as the external environment and organization evolves
  • CPR qualified
Physical demands:

In general, the following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or other customers; manual dexterity required for occasional reaching, climbing and lifting of small objects, and operating office equipment and hand held power tools
  • Must be able to distinguish between colors
Work environment:

In general, the following conditions of the work environment are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The office is clean, orderly, properly lighted and ventilated. Noise levels are considered low to moderate

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Lead Technician
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Position Overview:

Lead Technician reports to the Project Manager. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: performing installation, startup and closeout of all jobs, coordinating and assigning activities and tasks to installers and apprentices, assisting Project Managers in design and other tasks as assigned by the Project Managers.

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinates and assigns daily activities and tasks to installers and apprentices
  • Tracks changes to the scope of work as requested by persons of authority on-site, such as the owner, construction manager, electrical superintendent, etc.… and pursues the documentation of such changes
  • Performs software installation and configuration for such systems as: video surveillance, access control and intrusion detection. Tests all systems prior to customer sign-off
  • Works with project managers to oversee installation of multiple crews to ensure jobs are on track and within budget
Qualifications:
  • MA Electrician License Class D or B required
  • 2+ year working with industry specific equipment such as access control, CCTV, Network Knowledge
  • Proper hand and power tool operations and safety
  • Strong trouble shooting skills in access control and cctv
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to complete projects
  • Strong customer skills
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels and across diverse cultures
  • Acceptable driving and clear background check
  • Ability to function as an effective team member
  • A "can-do" attitude
Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to effectively communicate with employees and customers
  • Manual dexterity required for occasional reaching, climbing and lifting of objects, and operating power tools and office equipment
Compensation & Benefits:
  • Competitive Salary
  • 100% company paid health, vision, dental, life insurance, 401k
  • Generous PTO package, EOE


Security 101 is a DFWP and EOE. Our employees work in a motivating, team-oriented work environment with a paid health plan, vision, dental, prescription, 401K, paid vacation, and holidays. If you meet the qualifications, please contact us today to learn how you can join this great place to work!
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