Southern Star Comms Services (PTY) Ltd trading as StarComms is a national concern specializing in the design, supply, installation and maintenance of systems designed for technical security and fire applications.

We are looking for an energised and self-driven Technician specialising in CCTV, access control and alarm systems to join our Johannesburg Branch, situated in Chloorkop.


To ensure the operational delivery and implementation required by the Operations Division. To be the technician for the installation of new and expanded systems including CCTV (Analog & IP), Access Control, Alarm Systems, Gate Motors, Gates and Doors Installation and Automation, Electric Fencing and ICT (cabling, networking and programming).


  • Ability to install a variety of security systems
  • Broad knowledge of security systems including access control, CCTV, electric fence, gate motors & alarm systems
  • Install, maintain and conduct fault finding on systems
  • Ability to install and program both IP & Analog camera’s
  • To communicate to all levels regarding the progress of tasks and installations
  • Able to identify and rectify technical issues during installations
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently on site
  • Liaise with clients in a professional manner
  • Must have functional IT knowledge
  • Administrative ability


  • Not less than 5 years in similar position
  • Must have experience in technical safety equipment and security equipment
  • Must have an intermediate knowledge of networks
  • Experience in fire detection and suppression systems (Advantageous)
  • Must hold a valid driver’s licence


  • Knowledge of OHASA a requirement
  • Technical qualification (advantageous)


  • PSIRA registration mandatory
  • SAQCC registration (Advantageous)


  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Good working relationship with co-workers
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Self-driven and motivated

The ideal candidate would preferably reside on the East Rand and have his/her own reliable transport.

For more information your can visit our Security Systems page.

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