BearCom is the largest value-added distributor of wireless, voice, data and video solutions that boost operating efficiency and increase safety. The company is currently in a high-growth phase and building a team of people who share core values of positivity, exceptional work ethic and a commitment to working hard in order to get the job done. Through partnerships with Motorola, JVC Kenwood, Avigilon, and the like, BearCom services the mission-critical communications needs of its sophisticated customer base. With nearly forty years in the industry and a reputation for technical expertise and the ability to offer customized solutions, BearCom delivers a variety of communication applications across a diverse mix of over 40 end markets in the US and Canada. BearCom's ability to create tailored solutions for its extensive base of over 20,000 active customers allows them to enjoy relationships with the Fortune 100 to small municipalities. BearComís headquarters and distribution center are in Dallas, TX and the company is currently partnered with the industry renowned Private Equity sponsor Bertram Funds out of San Mateo, California.
BearCom is looking for an installation technician to build Police, Fire and Public Works Vehicles. Equipment being installed includes radios, video systems, radars, wireless modems, center consoles, fabricated metal components, lights, sirens, other electrical components and more. Public Safety (Police, Fire, EMS) vehicle installation background preferred but not required. Candidate must possess own tools related to vehicle electronics installation.
Perform Installation of Emergency Warning Equipment.
Test/Troubleshoot Emergency Warning Equipment.
Installation of vehicle lighting, controls, sirens, cameras, electronic locks, and other similar technologies.
Dismantle the interior and exterior of new vehicles (seats, carpeting, flooring, dash and interior panels, headliners, lights to prepare vehicle for installation of new systems.
Install radio communications systems, antennas and GPS equipment into vehicles or mobile command centers.
Install electrical wiring, connect electrical fittings, drill holes, soldering and perform all physical tasks associated with modifying vehicles for the acceptance of emergency-related equipment.
Complete installations for diverse range of vehicle makes and models, including sedans, SUVs, commercial trucks, buses, motorcycles, ATVs.
Troubleshoot and diagnose problems with equipment as necessary.
Maintain and track materials for jobs.
Maintain safe, clean and orderly tools and work area.
Complete all required paperwork and documentation.
Experience or knowledge of the following a plus:
Vehicle Audio Systems
Mobile Video Systems
Vehicle Remote Starters
Vehicle Security Systems
Experience in or basic knowledge of installation and troubleshooting two-way radios, sirens, warning lights, and other public safety vehicular equipment is preferred.
High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Must be able to complete all required paperwork: service orders, work logs, timecards, etc., and document all installation activities.
Must be able to interact and communicate professionally.
Maintain an orderly and clean working environment, keeping the installers area organized.
Ability to succeed in an often fast-paced environment, establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision.
Comfortable using Hand Tools, Volt Meter, Power Tools, Drill Press, and other related tools.
Must have a general knowledge electrical diagrams.
Employee should possess a collection of personal tools to perform the required task - specialty tools will be discussed with management and be provided if warranted.
Must be able to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; lift (overhead, waist level) from floor, frequently move equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, occasionally ascend / descend a ladder.
Must have a valid driverís license and proof of insurance.
Background checks are part of the hiring process, which may include a Motor Vehicle check.
Take home company vehicle, with fuel card (no points on license and must be insurable)
BearCom offers competitive compensation to all of its employees as well as comprehensive benefits which include: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Paid-Time-Off, Holiday pay and much more.
BearCom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace free from discrimination and harassment. We seek to recruit and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other disability protected by law. All employment is decided based upon qualifications, merit and business need.
770-422-6600 (Request to speak with Installation Manager)
Job Type: Full-time (4 Available Positions)
Salary: $20.00 - $40.00 Full-Time Employee + Mileage Reimbursement $00.56 Per Mile
Contractors are welcome. Must have LLC and Liability Insurance