Project Technician Job in Kenya

Install and configure software packages such as access control platforms, CCTV, Fire Detection and Intrusion Panels, Locks and Vehicle, Parking and Pedestrian systems.


Inspect PPE to ensure proper functioning before each use and adhere to safety rules

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work with Project Lead to schedule project related work and manage the work against the project timeline
  • Attend weekly site meetings and inspections
  • Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures. Requisition of materials from stores
  • Demonstrate systems to clients and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms, offline cameras, non-functioning doors and barriers and provide training to the security system users
  • Terminates UTP and Electrical cables, does LAN testing & Continuity Testing according to industry standards
  • Performs installations from beginning to end under supervision of the Commissioning
  • Technician from conduit works, cabling to mounting of equipment for the assigned project
  • Install the hardware for access control systems following blueprints of electrical layouts and design plans.
  • Read line drawings, architectural drawings and follow relevant instructions
  • Assist in conducting simple site surveys and pre-installation surveys
    Install readers
  • Set up the CCTV decoder and encoder
  • Install Windows servers – AD, IIS, SQL, Firewalls, RAID etc
  • Set up indoor and outdoor intrusion detectors
  • Install and set up repeater panels, field devices and zones and loops
  • Install sliding doors, automatic gates, bollards, barriers, turnstiles, speeds tiles and long range readers
  • Install, terminate, label, test and document UTP and Electrical cables as well as testing of cables using LAN testing, Continuity testing as per
    industry standards
  • Mount conduits and adapter boxes
  • Draw cables through conduits and ensure they are concealed



  • Diploma or Degree in IT, Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications Engineering from a recognized institution

    Work Experience

  • 3+ experience in installation, configuration and programing of security related software and hardware

    Technical Skills

  • Operation of ohmmeters and oscilloscopic voltmeters, multi-meters, programming devices and all other related security systems test equipment
  • Basic computer skills, including up/downloading to control panels
  • Programming of addressable fire and electronic security systems
  • Basic electronic laws, formula, color codes and electronic symbols and nomenclature

    Personal Qualities

  • Install, repair, design, and test hardwired, wireless, electronic, security, computerized fire, accesses control, duress, CCTV and fire suppressions systems
  • Read and translate schematics and wiring diagrams
  • Use proper test equipment and hand tools related to various fire and electronic security systems
  • Communicate orally and in writing with department heads, supervisors, vendors and peers
  • Climb ladders and work in high and low locations to reach remote areas
  • Establish effective working relationships with management, employees, employee representatives and the public representing diverse cultures and backgrounds

    How to Apply

    Email your application to by 30th July, 2018

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