Vivint Installation Technician in Peoria, Illinois
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If this is your first time applying you will need to create a candidate account when you click on apply. Job DescriptionVivint, Inc. is one of the largest home automation companies in North America. Operating from offices throughout the United States and Canada, our company services over 1,000,000 customers. Vivint is dedicated to enhancing security, convenience and energy efficiency. We do this through a combination of award-winning customer service and smart technology. The Vivint Sky panel and Sky App create a streamlined network that connects all of your home’s smart systems: security, HVAC, lighting, small appliances, video, and others. Because of our impressive growth we’re looking to hire additional Smart Home Installation Professionals. We'd love to have you join us.
Smart Home Installation Pros have certain duties: As part of your Installation Pro job you will be asked to do the following: • Drive to a centralized location in an area to take care of customers in and around surrounding areas. Travel is required. • You will install Vivint security and home automation equipment. Experience with the following equipment such as Honeywell, GE, Ademco, and DSC is beneficial, however, not necessary. • Work safely and responsibly to avoid injuries, damage to property, loss of unused materials, and clean up installation debris. • Ability to apply a variety of other skills gained from job categories such as Maintenance, Construction, Electrician, Driver, etc... • Explain system capabilities and operation to customer, while ensuring that you have adequate amounts of equipment. • Complete all necessary paperwork (physical and digital), including work orders, service orders, and customer agreements. • Assist in promotion and sale of additional equipment/services. Installation Pros have the potential to earn additional commission depending on how motivated they are to up-sell current and new customers. • Exhibit professional appearance and conduct and provide customers with excellent customer service. • Paid training and compensation for travel are all provided. • Must interact and communicate well with customers and fellow Install Pros alike. • The job of an Install Pro also requires the ability to communicate effectively with potentially adverse, difficult or discouraged customers. • Must service your customers’ system to ensure quality installations. Vivint's Installation Pros receive the following: • Training is paid just before you leave for your summer market. • Travel to the new market will be compensated by a Travel Advance. • Personal transportation must be provided to all trainings and installs. • 4 month cell phone allowance provided. • Additional compensation will be given for equipment “upsold” to customers. Vivint's Installation Pros meet certain standards: • MUST PASS CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK. • MUST HAVE RELIABLE SOURCE OF TRANSPORTATION. • MUST BE WILLING TO RELOCATE TO ANOTHER STATE FOR 4 MONTHS. (April 21st – August 31st) • MUST BE SELF MOTIVATED TO WORK HARD. • During those 4 months the work schedule is Monday – Saturday. • All Installation Pros must have current, valid driver’s license and very clean driving record. If hired, we will run your motor vehicle report, which must meet company standards. • Reliable, state registered, state inspected and state insured transportation is a necessity. • Employees are required to submit to a criminal history check and obtain clearance from the state based upon the state requirements. • All professionals must be able to pass a drug test. • Must be available to work Monday through Saturday in the new city. • Strong analytical ability required to effectively communicate with all levels of employees, management and customers, strong and demonstrated effective verbal, written and listening skills, and professional telephone skills and manners. • Must be able to work as a member of a team. • Preference is shown to those with experience as a Technician (general skills), Electrician (wiring), Construction (working with tools), Customer Service (working with people), and/or Driver (defensive driving from one Install/service ticket to another). • Part of your job requires that you be able to stay on feet (standing) for extended periods of time. • As an Install Pro you must be flexible enough to safely maneuver through shallow attics and crawl underneath homes to run phone and A/C wires. (Seldom) • Basic knowledge of and ability to operate hand and power tools. Minimum Requirements for Field Service Professionals: Vivint, an equal opportunity employer, does not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring—under federal, state and local laws. • NO alarm service technician experience necessary. We WILL train you. • Preferred: general maintenance, construction, electrical work, customer service, and driving experience. • Experience beneficial from performing similar installation duties in home security, cable TV, telephone service, home improvement industries, etc… Learn more about our company by watching this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1tlRBDykjYVivint Smart Home is the leading provider of smart home services in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than one million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is the largest tech employer in Utah, a certified Great Place to Work, and one of Fast Company’s World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
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