Site Support Technician

Vacancies 13 September 2018
Saab Australia is looking to recruit a Field Support Technician who will be responsible for planning and performing routine and preventative maintenance activities in Defence and Government sites for Saab’s Security System installations. This high calibre technician will work in some of Australia’s most secure and technologically advanced sites.

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What you will be part of

Saab Australia’s security management system offers integration of a wide range of third party and customer preferred subsystems including CCTV access control, intercoms, perimeter detection, duress and intruder detection. Each solution is tailored to meet specific customer needs and provides effective insurance against evolving requirements and future technology changes. Offering a fresh, vibrant place to work, Saab backs its commitment to offering a healthy work-life balance with up to six weeks’ annual leave, flexible working hours, salary sacrifice, income protection insurance and an active Social Club.

Your role

In this position, you will be required to plan and perform routine and preventative maintenance tasks for Saab’s Oneview™ installations across NSW Defence and Government sites, in accordance with Saab’s contracts. Some of the systems include SMS, CCTV, Access Control, Intruder Alarm, Video Analytics and Intercom.

Your experiences and skills

You will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the Security Industry with a demonstrated understanding of networking and ICT. Solid Networking and Switch configuration fault finding abilities will set you apart from the rest. Your experience working with IP based systems, security systems hardware and design, configuration and installation of intruder alarm systems or Gallagher access control will be desirable in you performing the role to a superior standard. You will show proven ability to configure analogue and IP based CCTV and intercom systems, with the ability to fault find and rectify faults and service and maintenance of security system equipment. You will possess good problem solving skills and the ability to develop innovative alternative solutions along with excellent attention to detail. You will accept training on the latest head end technologies provided by Saab enabling you to adapt to new tasks, technologies, processes and procedures. Formal qualifications in Networking /electronics and or Security, would be highly regarded. To work at Saab you must comply with Defence Industry security requirements (i.e. you will be an Australian citizen or able to meet eligibility requirements). Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.

Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development. Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.
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