Senior Low Voltage & AV Technician

Nextech Energy Systems, LLC Elk Grove Village, IL, USA


$60,000 to $80,000 Annually (plus commission)

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“If you are a motivated professional looking for a job you’ll love with excellent opportunity for advancement, apply with us today!”

Position Summary

Perform on-site installation and programming of smart home, A/V, and IoT related technology in residential settings.


− Highly competitive base pay and compensation structure based on experience level.
− Bonus incentives, commissions, and fast start programs available for qualified technicians.
− Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Supplemental Insurance program options.
− 401K, HSA, generous PTO plan, and pre-tax Commuter Benefits.
− Access to company fleet.
− Employer provided cell phone, laptop/tablet, tool kit, and branded attire.
− Onboarding, orientation, and on-going vendor certification & manufacturer training included.
− Apprenticeship and continued education programs available for qualified candidates.
− Real-time dispatch and support structure available for all projects and installations.
− Employee discounts on all products and services.
− Nextech is a licensed, bonded, and insured Illinois contractor - work, build, and grow with the best!

Key Duties & Responsibilities

− Installation and integration of home automation systems, including video and audio systems, lighting systems, CCTV and access control systems, LAN and WiFi Networks, smart thermostats and IAQ devices, IoT connected devices, racks and switching, and custom control systems.
− Conduct site surveys to determine the best positioning of equipment, network signal strength, and recommendation of which products and services would best enhance the client experience.
− Provide feedback to the sales and engineering teams to assist in the creation of detailed project proposals that include scope of work, system specs, and design layouts.

− Coordinate with Nextech dispatch team for installation expectations, scheduling, and inventory management.
− Utilize dispatch software to efficiently navigate daily activities and provide real-time communications and ETAs to customers.
− Prep, diagnose, and install equipment following the provided installation punch list instructions.
− Record equipment deficiencies, serial numbers, and photo documentation of the project.

Programming & Integration:
− Connect devices to the local network; program to specification and integrate into automation system.
− Perform all necessary device programming and integration per Nextech/manufacturer’s specifications.
− Test equipment to confirm system functionality.

Demonstration & Work Order Submission:
− Demonstrate the system features and functionality and counsel user of best practices.
− Provide Nextech’s Welcome Kit to the customer.
− Obtain customer signature on completed Work Order.
− Submit completed Work Order and corresponding documentation via the dispatch software mobile app.

Other Requirements

− Minimum of 4-6 years of experience of related fieldwork is required for consideration.
− A high school diploma or GED equivalent; Associates degree or above is a plus.
− Valid IL driver’s license, clean background, and driving record.
− Must be a U.S. citizen or have a permanent resident card.
− Adherence to Nextech's Code of Conduct regarding professional standards, communication, and grooming & appearance.
− Credentials such as Electrician, Professional Engineer, Certified Technician etc. are a significant plus.

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Nextech Energy Systems, LLC

About Nextech Energy Systems, LLC:

Nextech Energy Systems is Chicagoland's premier smart-home, building automation, and energy management specialist. Our technicians will install and program your new technology and put the latest advancements to work for you. From comprehensive system integration to individual product installation, Nextech will customize your connected experience to meet all your comfort and control goals. Don't put your home or business in the hands of an amateur. As an Illinois-licensed, bonded and insured installer, you can rely on Nextech to get the job done efficiently and affordably.

Nextech Energy Systems - Your technology, made easy.

Company website:

Company address: 880 Cambridge Drive

Posted date: 21 days ago

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