Security System Installer

RFI Communications & Security Systems | Reno, NV

Posted Date 6/28/2021

RFI is looking for a Security System Installer to join our team in Reno! 

As a Security System Installer, your duties will include: 

Installers report directly to the Operations Manager, but are responsible to the Sr. Technicians and/or Project Managers on a daily activity basis. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: performing startup, installation and closeout of all jobs; assisting Project Managers in other tasks as assigned by the Project Managers. Installation includes Access Control, Video, Alarm and Intercom systems.


Technical Acumen:

  • Responsible for all work to be performed according to RFI standards and quality installation techniques as per the RFI “General Installation and Craftsmanship Standards and Practices” policy. 
  • Installs and terminates cable and equipment as per specifications and in conjunction with any relevant building and or electrical codes.
  • Ability to read and understand/ follow a Scope of Work / Specifications.
  • Ability to read and understand/ follow Blueprints
  • Able to follow a wire diagram/ cut sheet to terminate devices correctly.
  • Tests all equipment after terminations are complete to ensure proper performance of system.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and carry out responsibilities under supervision. 
  • Maintain knowledge of current industry standards and emerging technologies.
  • Understands the different construction methods for walls, doors, floors, and ceilings.
  • Understands the different anchor types for securing devices to surfaces correctly and safely.
  • Must be able to set up and configure basic settings on field devices including setting up IP addresses.

Education, Work Experience and Requirements:

High school education, or equivalent, required.  2 year associate degree in electronics/basic electrical theory a plus. 3+ years working in the electronic field with daily use of AC/DC theory. Proper hand and power tool operations and safety.  Ability to read blue prints and schematics. Basic computer skills.  This position requires a valid driver’s license, clean driving record and insurance.

What We Do: 

RFI Enterprises, Inc. is a diversified multi-systems integrator that has been designing, installing, servicing and monitoring, technology-driven security and fire/life safety solutions for more than 40 years. Quality, value and innovation are the rock solid cornerstones of RFI. Since 1979, the company has been delivering integrated security and fire/life safety solutions throughout the Western United States. RFI maintains four regional offices located in Reno, Seattle, Sacramento, and San Jose.

Why Join Us?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Disability Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Medical Reimbursement Accounts with pre-paid debit cards
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401k w/ Matching Program
  • 529(c) for college savings
  • Paid Vacation & 10 Paid Holidays
  • Pet Insurance
  • Student Loan Program

In addition to all of the above benefits our employees enjoy

  • Company Wellness & Rewards Program
  • Company Sponsored Training
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Employee Organized Events and Competitions

Share this job