Electrical Trainee

Location Seattle, Washington
Date Posted June 22, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


***This position is located in Seattle, Washington***

BKS Security is experiencing great growth and we want you to grow with us! We provide cost-effective and timely installations, thorough excellent technicians and long-term maintenance and repair. You will be working for one of the fastest growing Commercial Security Solutions companies in the Seattle area! This is a great opportunity as this is a brand new position within BKS! Electrical Trainee Applicants with the following experience is highly preferred but will train the right candidate in the Electronic Security Industry installing/servicing CCTV (Analog and IP), Burglar Alarms, and/or Access Control in commercial, retail and/or C-Store environments and Electronics Hardware Installation. We offer one of the BEST benefits package available AND we are generous to our technicians!


  • Able to: Install, Inspect and Service video surveillance systems, access control systems, intercom systems.
  • Able to: Electronics Hardware/Electric strikes, electrified hardware, Door Hardware knowledge and ability to install, maintain, integrate with low voltage systems and service.
  • Able to: Install, maintain and/or repair all customer systems including video monitoring systems.
  • Able to: Install and pull wires per specifications.
  • Able to: Install and wire electronic equipment used in systems.
  • Able to: Install electronic hardware.
  • Able to: Test, Install, and Service equipment to ensure proper performance and compliance with customer requirements.
  • Able to: Conduct site surveys upon request of management.
  • Able to: Check to ensure all systems are online when attending a site, noting any malfunctions and notifying their direct Supervisor or Service Manager of all issues.
  • Able to: Document and maintain accurate records of all work performed on a site and submit Notes via ESC Dispatch system as required
  • Able to: Work with the Monitoring Company to ensure the best camera sight lines, cameras are correctly focused, and alarms are properly set up on a site.
  • Able to: Maintain and control assigned truck stock inventory in an organized manner to ensure company vehicles are kept in good working condition and notify their direct Supervisor and/or Manager of any deficiencies
  • Able to: Ensure sufficient equipment is in the vehicle to complete assigned daily tasks as well as carry out any other maintenance or repair issues that arise while on a site.
  • Able to: Knowledgeable and adheres to all company policies, procedures, protocols and Health and Safety requirements
  • Able to: Provide excellent service to the customer
  • Able to: Work on mobile device and operate computer


  • Able to obtain Washington State 06 Low Voltage License
  • 2 Years minimum experience in Electronic Security Industry working in commercial, residential, retail and/or C-Stores environments installing, servicing, programming and inspecting CCTV equipment, Burglar Alarms and/or Access Control.
  • Knowledge of related electronic hardware.
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable codes related to electronic security installations.
  • Evaluate, diagnose, troubleshoots systems and perform repairs as necessary.
  • Computer literacy in windows environment, preform program entry for CCTV, Alarms, and Access Control as needed.
  • Configure Electronic Security equipment as needed.
  • Critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Good reference from previous employer
  • Professional, well-groomed and clean appearance
  • Strong organization skills, positive attitude, and ability to learn quickly.
  • Strong communication skills, and ability to adapt
  • Possess a valid driver's license and driving record that meets company requirements.
  • Maintain highest standard of operation procedures during installations.
  • Plan and manage daily tasks completion on work site.
  • On-Call Rotation
  • Have the physical capability to carry out the job as needed

If you meet the requirements as an Electrical Trainee, we are looking for you. We are offering a very competitive wage and benefits compensation package.


  • A Small Company Where You Matter and Are Rewarded For Hard Work
  • Company-paid Medical, Dental, and Vision and additional company contribution to your HSA monthly with option up
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance
  • No Wait Period for Company-Observed Holiday Pay
  • Paid Vacation After First Year with Additional Vacation Pool When Qualified
  • Separate Sick Leave Pool
  • Company Paid Gym Membership Program
  • Additional Supplemental Benefits Program
  • Simple IRA with Company Match
  • Company Provided Vehicle, Tools, Laptop, Cell Phone
  • Company Provided iPad if you choose
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Relocation Expense Reimbursement
  • Background and Drug Test Before Employment (Your Past Is Not Automatic Denial of Employment)
  • Pay is commensurate with experience

Please submit your resume and we will respond asap.
Equal Opportunity Employer

We look forward to hearing from you.


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