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Alarm Technicians design, install, maintain and repair alarm systems within homes or businesses. Sample resumes for this position highlight such skills as installing and servicing security systems to include Honeywell Lynx systems to Vista20p panels, installing analog and IP camera systems to include the configuration of DVR and/or NVR, and installing access control devices to include door strikes, card readers, wired panels and boards. Resumes of those in the field show that postsecondary training or associate's degrees are typically preferred by employers looking to hire Alarm Technicians.

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1

Alarm Technician/project Lead

Managed simultaneous tasks and projects, coordinating with contractors and building personnel to meet deadlines. Assumed responsibility of fire detection and notification system for a 2.2 million square foot professional storage facility, working closely with management to update system and provide updated services for new tenants.

  • Provided optimal service and quality workmanship while saving thousands of dollars; Management and Engineering staff adopted my cost saving measures
  • Completed budget development strategies - an additional responsibility; met all schedule milestones; also delivery of primary service tasks
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects, coordinating with contractors and building personnel
  • Successfully reduced costs through targeted bidding proposals and awarding of contracts
  • Ability to effectively analyze systems greatly reduced project time; strategic planning allowed for greater efficiency among projects
  • Managed 4-12 people as an interim project manager for a $70,000 and […] buildout within facility, scheduled contractors, and allocated necessary resources to complete the job
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
BS
Math / Physics
2

Lead Mass-notification Technician / Fire Alarm Technician

Managed the startup of a new Mass-Notification section of Koetter Fire Protection. Installed, Maintained and inspected various Fire Alarm systems in central Texas. Assisted the Corpus Christi branch of Koetter Fire Protection with project management and complex system troubleshooting during management turnover. Collaborated with Engineering, Sales, and Programming departments of Koetter Fire Protection to solve layout, system design, estimations, programming and implementation plans for various fire alarm and Mass-Notification projects at Freescale Semiconductors, The University of Texas at Austin, St. Edwards University, The Texas State Capitol Complex, and the Fort Hood Directorate of Public Works, among others.

  • Designed, tested, and installed switching and integration hardware and software for Cooper Wheelock RF Based Mass-Notification Systems and Honeywell Notifier Fire Alarm Systems.
  • Managed multiple employees and subcontractors during construction on Mass-Notification pilot integration at The University of Texas at Austin.
  • Troubleshot inter-building RF problems across UT Austin Campus, including antennae selection and orientation, signal degradation resolution, and external interference resolution.
  • Programmed numerous single and multi-node fire alarm systems using boolean logic commands.
  • Maintained the fire alarm fiber optic network and panel integration program during renovations at multiple buildings at Freescale Semiconductor.
  • Mapped and repaired 40+ node, multi-building fiber optic network across Austin State School campus.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Basic Electronic Theory
AS
Electronics Engineering
BA
Business Administration
3

Life Safety & Fire Alarm Technician

Responsible for overseeing the Preventative Maintenance program for all Baptist Health System facilities which included the maintenance, compliance and staff education for the Life Safety and Fire Alarm systems. Assumed the Lead role on emergency repairs and supervised work crews during reconstruction and upgrades including estimating costs for needed items.

  • Conducted routine and troubleshooting tests of systems daily according to compliance standards including physical check of hardware and software.
  • Maintained program documentation, recording all repairs for state and regulatory surveyors; took an active role during inspections.
  • Initiated risk assessments and implemented Interim Life Safety Measures as needed to provide a safe environment.
  • Conducted in-service training with maintenance and registration staff for use of the fire alarm system.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
History
4

Alarm Technician

Assisted customers with installing, repairing, troubleshooting residential/commercial alarm systems

  • Provided service by phone to resolve customer issues
  • Created programs in to enable customers to operate alarm system with smart phones
  • Dialed into alarm systems to upload and download information remotely
  • Trained new employees regarding job requirements and company procedures
  • Interpreted English/Spanish and Spanish/English to better assist customers with services provided
  • Maintained orders for supplies, materials, equipment needed to complete assigned jobs
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Fire Alarm Technician

Test and inspect Fire Alarms, Sprinkler systems, weekly fire pump runs as well as five yr inspections on fire main.

  • Scheduled all appointments with customers, generated daily operational reports and filed as well.
  • Assisted in responding to service calls (emergency and on-site). Provided needed assistance with troubleshooting techniques and performs minor repairs as directed
  • Low voltage systems experience and field service also have computer experience. Strong customer service skills Good organizational, verbal and written communication skills
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
6

Journeyman - Fire Alarm Technician

Installed, maintained, repaired and tested equipment for the generation and utilization of electric energy for diverse-industry clients.

  • Performed killed and professional general and specific electromechanical repairs on client systems and equipment, ensuring adherence to code requirements.
  • Developed expertise in communication systems, cabling, wiring and circuitry through various projects.
  • Assembled, installed and tested electrical devices, such as wiring outlets, distribution panels, boxes and conduit.
  • Gained extensive experience in analyzing and following manuals, verbal instructions, schematic diagrams and blue prints.
  • Mastered the use of measuring and testing instruments such as ammeters, ohmmeters, voltmeters, testing lamps and other hand tools.
  • Served as a journeyman and fire alarm technician on many construction projects such as schools, colleges and courthouses.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
7

Alarm Technician / Security Consultant

Was responsible for the installations, troubleshooting, repair and checkout of ADT monitored security systems.

  • Met consumer needs and provided descriptions to develop and modify burglary, fire and medical solutions providing price quotations and sale at the point of install.
  • Rewired and took over existing security panels and equipment supplied by various manufactures.
  • Performed programming, integration, testing, commissioning and replacement of security devices and equipment.
  • Performed project training programs at end of installation for users and confidently performed in public speaking roles.
  • Assisted management on weekly counts of technician equipment inventory.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Alarm Technician/loss Prevention Investigator / Supervisor

CCTV and Alarm installations and maintenance in all assigned stores

  • Internal Investigation and Interviews on employees
  • Hire, Supervise and Training of Loss Prevention Agents
  • Assigned a district of Save Mart Stores in region area
  • Supervised a maximum of 18 Loss Prevention Agents and 12 stores while • Monitor payroll for loss prevention agents and Allocated hours for separate store
  • Participated in Inventories to verify counts, completed Audits for inventory control and participated in Shrink Hunts and audits in stores
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
9

Fire Alarm Technician

Inspected and tested fire alarm systems for ADT properties throughout Broward County Florida.

  • Tested, inspected & certified over 100 properties in a one month period.
  • Brought properties up to NFPA code.
  • Generated thousands of dollars in service tickets.
  • Prepared proposals, invoices and service reports.
  • Performed U.L. inspections & corrections on fire alarm systems.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
10

Lead Fire Alarm Technician

Wrote compliance and deficiency fire alarm reports after annual fire alarm inspection

  • Advised customers on system and component upgrades requirements as per NFPA standards
  • Performed repairs after troubleshooting many types of fire alarm systems
  • Installed FACP, initiating and indicating devices for system upgrades for analog and digital systems
  • Installed and programmed dialers for new or existing systems
  • Conducted annual wet and dry sprinkler system inspections complete with deficiency reports
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Electronics And Computer Technology

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