Field Service Technician | Full-time
1st Class Access Control Simi Valley Ca

SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS : Provide service work & preventative maintenance on access control equipment. You must be self motivated and conscientious worker striving continually towards excellence in workmanship & time management. A team player who takes pride and ownership of work performance.

  • Service on all makes and models of gate operators, telephone entry systems, card readers, gate hardware and access control – related equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose failed access control equipment in the field.
  • Ability to program telephone entry systems, keypads and card readers.
  • Work with low voltage, 110 volt and 220 volt circuits, wiring and electrical panels.
  • Communicate confidently with management, support staff, customers, fellow employees, vendors and sub contractors.
  • Self -starter who is able to work effectively without regularly needing to be told what to do.
  • Keep overall truck appearance (clean, organized, safe, handle company property and equipment with respect with safety first and maintain proper inventory levels on vehicle).
  • Follow dress code for overall personal appearance.
  • Be respectful and courteous to customers during service work and new installations.
  • Be respectful and courteous to fellow employees.
  • Use time efficiently keeping 1st Class Access Control’s support staff advised of work conditions that might cause a project/job to take longer than scheduled.
  • Be on time to start your shift and get approval for ANY overtime.
  • Able to fill out work orders, as built information, monitor job progress and other related company documents.
  • Able to lift 70 pounds.
  • Must be able to pass pre employment drug test and medical examination.
  • Able to take directions and work well with Field Director and others.
  • Valid CA driver’s license and good driving record. Must be insurable by 1st Class Access Control’s auto insurance provider.
  • Maintain a safe and _clean_ work environment.
ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Reporting to Install/Service manager in the morning, during the day and at the completion of scheduled work day.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School Degree. Trade school(s) or any other related training for gate automation, mechanical, electrical, welding, etc.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years of access control experience preferred
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical Requirements as they relate to essential functions for the position of Field Director; Installation, Installation Foreman, Installation Apprentice, Service Technician:
  • Stand – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Walk – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Sit – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Reach with hands and arms – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Climb or balance – under 1/3 of work shift
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Talk or Hear – over 2/3 of work shift
  • See – over 2/3 of work shift
  • Distinguish Colors – over 2/3 of work shift
  • Lift push or pull – 1/3 to 2/3 of work shift
  • Maximum push weight: 70lbs
  • Maximum pull weight: 70lbs
  • Maximum lift weight to waist: 70lbs
  • Maximum lift weight above shoulder: 50lbs
  • Free of pain medication or any substance that would hinder the ability to drive a vehicle or use machinery safely

Gate & Fencing Fabricator/Installer | Full-time
1st Class Access Control Simi Valley CA
1st Class Access Control is an industry leading service provider for Commercial Gate & Entry Systems in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. For over 25 years 1st Class Access Control has striven to provide the best quality, experience, and customer service in our industry. Our team of gate professionals offers around the clock service to our valued customers and are very experienced in fabrication, installation & automation of all types of gate and access control systems. If your an experienced self starter with a great work ethic 1st Class Access Control is looking for you!

The Opportunity: 1st Class Access Control is currently looking for experienced gate fabrication professionals. The right candidates for this position are highly skilled in the ways of reading plans, welding and producing high end residential gates, railings, & fencing. The right candidate for this position will have great communication skills both verbal and written. Qualifications include:

  • 2+ years of in gate fabrication
  • 2+ years of Fencing installation
  • 2+ years of welding experience
  • Proficient in reading plans or drawings
  • Team & customer first attitude
  • Desire to increase skill-set and grow with company
  • Clean driving record (Prior to hire candidate must provide current driving record printout)

What’s in it for me?: 1st Class Access Control provides top pay to our experienced team of technicians, including PTO & company paid holidays. Work in a TEAM first environment. We want you to grow in your knowledge, skills and ability.

  • Wage – $50-$80k DOE

To apply simply send your current resume to

This job is a great fit for anyone that meets the required skill-set AND is a self starter who takes pride in their ability to produce a top of the line finished product. We are a rapidly growing company focused mainly on Commercial work, looking for experienced, ethical, knowledgeable, disciplined professionals to join our team. At 1st Class Access Control you will enjoy the benefits of a company provided work truck & tools needed to accomplish the job!