Allied Universal Veterans

Director – Field InstallationLombard, IL

When you join the Allied Universal® Technology Services, you are joining one of the fastest growing security systems integrators in North America. Build your career within a fast-paced, dynamic, and diverse environment that combines leading-edge technology solutions - electronic access control, video surveillance, alarm monitoring, emergency communications, robotics, drones, and other smart tech innovative solutions - with physical security solutions to safeguard our clients and our communities. We offer an array of opportunities - service technician jobs, installation technician jobs, security installation jobs, engineers, and project manager jobs to name a few. Start your career with us today! We offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, retirement plan, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more for most full-time positions!

Allied Universal Technology Services is looking to hire a Director, Field Installation. This position is responsible for oversight and indirect management of field installation, including the development and implementation of best practices, standard operating procedures, optimization programs, and other strategic initiatives.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides leadership and oversight of field installation in order to improve project fulfillment and service delivery while increasing company profitability.

  • Works with branch-level management teams to drive strong financial performance in P&L, balance sheet, cash flow, and key operational metrics.

  • Co-chairs the company standards committee, which is responsible for the development and implementation of standards of practice for field operations.

  • Drives strategic initiatives designed to improve field operation efficiency and quality assurance.

  • Analyzes backlog and sales forecasts to assist operations managers with capacity planning.

  • Assists with the recruitment, hiring, and development of field installation personnel.

  • Develops, implements, tracks, and reports on operations training and safety programs.

  • Develops monthly reporting packages outlining utilization, backlog statistics, service delivery, and various operational key performance indicators.

  • Works collaboratively with the Director of Field Service and Director of Engineering to ensure continuity between field operations, project managers, and the company’s Program Management Office.

  • Supports the accounting and finance organization with budgeting, planning, and analysis.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10+ years of progressive operations experience in the electronic security industry

  • A college degree preferred

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Must be able to travel at least 70% of the time

  • Excellent communication, time management, multi-tasking, problem-solving and prioritization skills

  • Organized and analytical decision-making capabilities. Must be able to manage multiple tasks, manage deadlines and have excellent follow-up skills both internally and externally

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, dental, vision, basic life, AD&D, and disability insurance

  • Enrollment in our company’s 401 (k) or Supplemental Income Plan, subject to eligibility requirements

  • Eight paid holidays annually, five sick days, and four personal days

  • Vacation time offered at an accrual rate of 3.08 hours biweekly. Unused vacation is only paid out where required by law.

Allied Universal® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or relationship/association with a protected veteran, or any other basis or characteristic protected by law. For more information: www.aus.com

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Diversity and Inclusion, have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, or require an accommodation at any time during the recruitment and/or employment process, please contact our local Human Resources department. To find an office near you, please visit: www.aus.com/offices .

Allied Universal® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or relationship/association with a protected veteran, or any other basis or characteristic protected by law. For more information: www.aus.com

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Diversity and Inclusion, have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, or require an accommodation at any time during the recruitment and/or employment process, please contact our local Human Resources department. To find an office near you, please visit: www.aus.com/offices .

Job ID: 2024-1158114-3

Location: United States-Illinois-Lombard

Job Category: Management