Service Technician

Posted: March 14, 2023
Full Time

Who we are:
Hudson Entry & Automation Inc. provides full-service asset, property and facilities security solutions in Gates, Security Equipment, Cameras, Overhead Doors, and Locksmithing. We take pride in our reputation for customer confidence and take ownership for that responsibility.
Hudson is looking for candidates who want to make a difference by keeping people safe and be one of our “Heroes That Wear Orange”. We operate on a set of shared Core Values, and we hire and promote based on those Core Values. We provide an opportunity to grow your skills and be rewarded for talent, energy and commitment.
What the job is:
As an installation / service technician, you will be spending your days installing new hardware and equipment in a variety of locations, including parking lots, warehouses, commercial and industrial facilities, and even apartment buildings. Along with installing new hardware, you will also assist clients with repairing failing or damaged equipment and providing them with options on how to improve their equipment or facility security.
This job is fast paced and requires someone that pays close attention to details. Problem solving will play a large part in your role as an installation / service technician, and communication with clients will be key to your success.
What it takes to work for Hudson Entry & Automation:
· A valid high school diploma or equivalent certificate
· A valid G license and clean driver’s abstract
· Physically fit with the ability to lift and carry loads of 50 lbs
· Ability to work overtime and eventually be on call
· A strong technical, mechanical, and / or electrical background
· A willingness to learn and improve your skills
· The ability to work both independently and as part of a dynamic team
· A positive attitude and professional manner
· The ability to clearly communicate with clients and co-workers
· Strong organizational skills are a bonus
· The ability to work at heights is a must as a large part of our work is from ladders and elevated work platforms
What your duties will be:
· Equipment installation which could include digging, lifting, and fastening components
· Pulling communication and control wiring from equipment to termination points
· Initial setup and configuration of electronic equipment
· Working with a senior technician to install large pieces of equipment such as sliding gates, loading docks, and overhead doors
· Testing electrical components on site to ensure their proper function
· Troubleshooting issues with various pieces of mechanical and electrical equipment
· Communicating with clients in regards to their current equipment and when necessary providing options for replacement
· Assist senior technicians with conducting preventative maintenance on various types of gates, overhead doors, and loading docks
· Completing reports for each job performed throughout the day
The ideal candidates will also have the following skills:
· Experience working with power tools and hand tools
· Previous electrical or mechanical technician experience
· Experience using various types of metalworking equipment such as stick or MIG welders and cutting torches
· A valid Ministry of Labour Working At Heights certificate
· A valid scissor lift or elevated work platform certificate
· A valid forklift certificate
· Intermediate computer skills
What we offer:
· Competitive hourly rates between $21.00 and $28.00 based on experience
· Overtime hours
· Medical, dental, and vision benefits
· Tool allowances
· Company vehicles
· An opportunity to develop new skills and improve existing skills
· A great company culture that promotes teamwork and community with both our employees and our clients
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $21.00-$28.00 per hour
Company events
Dental care
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Paid time off
Vision care
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
Overtime pay
Ability to commute/relocate:
London, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

On Bus Route
Driver's License Required
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