Surveillance Technician installs and removes various types of cameras throughout the establishment. Maintains, repairs, and installs alarms. Being a Surveillance Technician creates tapes for training and investigations. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Additionally, Surveillance Technician typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Surveillance Technician works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Surveillance Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.