Emory University Electronic Security System Tech in Decatur, Georgia


Reporting to the Electronic Security System Manager within the Emory Police Department, this position is responsible for installation, service, repair and maintenance of computer-based integrated electronic security and control systems including electronic access control systems, CCTV systems, alarm systems and other supportive devices.

  • Provides project management coordination through Emory shops and/or outside contractors.

  • Interprets building blue prints and works with the Emory design team in programming new construction requirements.

  • Ensures warranty compliance for new installations.

  • Works with customer department representatives to provide security and safety recommendations.

  • Trains staff on the proper use of equipment.

  • Maintains electronic security system records and files.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


A high school diploma or equivalent and three years of experience working with electronic security system installation, operations, maintenance, and management; comprehensive knowledge of security camera systems, card access systems, and intrusion alarm systems; familiar with the application of electronic technology to law enforcement; comprehensive skills in the installation, operation and maintenance of security systems; knowledge of the evaluation of construction blueprints; familiar with network video recorders and local digital video recorders; familiar with electric lock hardware installation.

Low voltage electrical license desired.

A valid Georgia driver's license and an insurable driving record are required.

Positions within this classification may require the ability to lift 50 pounds and to bend, stoop, and twist.

Additional Details

The Department prefers experience in Lenel Access Control Systems; Exacq or TruVision Camera/recorder installation and DSC Alarm Panel installation.

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Job Number 30096

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division Campus Services

Department FM Lock Shop

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Facility Support & Building Maintenance

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries about this statement should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322