Alarm Technician Resume Samples

An Alarm Technician is hired to install, program, repair and maintain the fire alarming system and wiring of the organization. Some of the common duties listed on the Alarm Technician Resume include – installing and repairing security systems, mounting and fastening control panels, testing and repairing circuits and sensors; feeding cables through access holes, testing backup batteries, ensuring proper functioning of alarming system, diagnosing malfunctions, drilling holes for wiring, inspecting installation sites and study work orders, preparing documents such as invoices and warranties; adjusting sensitivity, and adjusting equipment to ensure optimal performance.

Employers prefer to hire candidates possessing these skills – the ability to juggle between multiple projects, timely and dependable; excellent customer service skills, possessing maintenance and testing background knowledge, fire alarm maintenance and repair experience, and knowledge of manufacturer’s equipment. An associate’s degree or technical degree is needed for this post. An additional qualification such as NICET fire protection certificate or related certification will broaden career options.

 

Alarm Technician Resume

Summary : To become employed by a company that has a environment of stability, safety and advancement. Several years of customer service skills and also very effective in sales.

Skills : Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Meet and greet customers at their home or business and ensure them that the installation of the alarm system will be installed professionally in a safe and clean manner.
    2. Install, program and repair Alarm Panels: Ademco, DMP, Firelite, Silent Knight, E-merge, Amag.
    3. Install wireless and hardwire contacts; doors, windows, smoke dt, motions, readers, keypads, horn/strobes, conduit, receivers, sirens, bells, panic buttons, flood sensors, heat dt, etc.
    4. Inspect, test, and troubleshoot alarm systems - understanding of basic electricity, ohms, dc and ac voltage, amps, transformers, power supply, relays, closed and open circuits, resistance, resistors.
    5. Use circuit testers: meters, toners, butt set, soldering tools, power drill, and all various hand tools.
    6. Run alarm/Rg/network cables, install Ip cameras, port forward DVR to view cameras on mobile devices.
    7. Install system communication through a phone line, IP network, or cellular radio.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Fire Alarm Technician Resume

Objective : To be an Alarm Technician, currently in the IEC and that is path but due to difficulties Attaining a until employment is secured. Very good worker and great work ethic.

Skills : Fire alarm installer, service tech, residental/ commercial security alarms, CCTV access control, 110 AC work, Fire inspection corally semi annual and annual with corrections.

Description :

    1. Examine systems to locate problems, such as loose connections or broken insulation.
    2. Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning, and to diagnose malfunctions.
    3. Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras and attach electrical and telephone wiring to connect components.
    4. Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
    5. Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, and cavity walls to reach fixture outlets; then position and terminate cables, wires and strapping.
    6. Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures.
    7. Test and repair circuits and sensors, following wiring and system specifications.
    8. Drill holes for wiring in wall studs, joists, ceilings, or floors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification


Sr. Alarm Technician Resume

Headline : To acquire a challenging job with an established company that will fully utilize my extensive experience and skills.

Skills : Heavy Lifting, Multi-task, Active Listening And Communication Skills, Works Well Under Pressure, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Examine systems to locate problems, such as, loose connections or broken insulation.
    2. Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning.
    3. Mount and fasten control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, or video cameras.
    4. Attach electrical and telephone wiring to connect components.
    5. Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
    6. Feed cables through access holes, roof spaces, and cavity walls to reach fixture outlets; then position and terminate cables, wires and strapping.
    7. Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Jr. Alarm Technician Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Alarm Technician with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Basic knowledge of PC and computer software, Typing speed 50 WPM, Fluent in both English and Spanish, Quick adaptive learner.

Description :

    1. Installing and maintaining commercial and home security systems, including wiring, keypads, motion sensors, and cameras.
    2. Working individually and as part of a team to ensure security systems and cameras are installed up to the standards of customers.
    3. Collaborating with a broader team to ensure security systems are communicating properly with signals to central station.
    4. Monitoring and examination of security systems to ensure all components are performing as necessary through the facilitation of regular testing.
    5. Programming security system times, entry exits, and perimeters.
    6. Sustaining good working relations with both the staff and customers.
    7. Maintaining organized and detailed records of all work done at worksites, including installation, maintenance, and repairs completed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Alarm Technician III Resume

Objective : Many years of work experience that have given me the ability and confidence to troubleshoot just about anything low voltage. Working with cable and satellite dishes.

Skills : CCTV, Alarm, Access Control, Fire, Home Theater, Automation, Networking, Surviellance.

Description :

    1. Provide installation and service to our biotech customers in the area.
    2. Many locations require work to be performed in clean rooms, vivariums and other restricted access areas.
    3. Requires documentation of all services provided, complete service tickets and time cards.
    4. Most service and installation duties are unassisted.
    5. Quarterly fire system tests for some customers, which include testing water flow, smokes, pull stations, signaling devices, PIV and OS&Y tampers.
    6. Results are documented and reports generated.
    7. Installation of DSX access control products, including controller, power supply, HID readers, and required RTE components and locking hardware.
    8. Door hardware may include closers, transfer hinges, electric strikes, maglocks and various locksets.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Alarm Technician II Resume

Summary : Strong communication skills in interrelating with people at all levels; Ability to manage a variety of tasks and responsibilities simultaneously and effectively; to exercise prudent judgment in decision-making areas; Utilizes extensive product knowledge to train clients and develop effective technical support teams.

Skills : Hold a Class A CDL with HazMat endorsement.

Description :

    1. Responsible for installing, programming, diagnosing, maintaining and repairing of fire alarm wiring and equipment.
    2. Ensured that work was in accordance with relevant codes.
    3. Installed, maintained, or repaired alarm systems, alarm devices and related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
    4. Mounted and wired control panels, door and window contacts, sensors, and CCTV.
    5. Tested, diagnosed and repaired circuits and sensors, following wiring and system specifications.
    6. Tested backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and other alarm features in order to ensure proper functioning to diagnose malfunctions.
    7. Demonstrated system for customers, and explained details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Electronics

Alarm Technician I Resume

Summary : Effective team leader Trained in emergency response Confidential Security Clearance Valid Louisiana driver's license CPR certified Small arms weapons specialist Fluent in Spanish Extremely organized Surveying and mapping Report writing Shift work experience Strong verbal communication High level of integrity and professionalism.

Skills : Fork-lifting, Loading, Operating.

Description :

    1. Serviced and installed cctv, central vaccum, intercom, & alarm systems.
    2. Inspect equipment on a regular basis in order to ensure proper functioning.
    3. Repair or replace faulty equipment such as defective and damaged telephones, wires, switching system components, and associated equipment.
    4. Remove and remake connections in order to change circuit layouts, following work orders or diagrams.
    5. Demonstrate equipment to customers and explain how it is to be used, and respond to any inquiries or complaints.
    6. Analyze test readings, computer printouts, and trouble reports to determine equipment repair needs and required repair methods.
    7. Adjust or modify equipment to enhance equipment performance or to respond to customer requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Psychology

Asst. Alarm Technician Resume

Summary : Experience in the contracting fields (telecommunications,alarms,electrical H-vac) 6+ years licenses(Ace Card) 1yr of school.

Skills : Telemarketer.

Description :

    1. Installed and serviced security, fire, CCTV, and controlled access systems.
    2. Trained and supervised new technicians in all aspects of job responsibilities.
    3. Provided all necessary training and instructions to customer as needed.
    4. Conducted quarterly, semi-annual, and annual system tests on commercial fire systems in accordance with NFPA72.
    5. Provided timely and professional service to customers during conventional work day, as well as, after hours emergency service.
    6. Provided customer service in office environment using telecommunications, email, and direct technology support.
    7. Mediated customer expectations to customer contracts.
    8. Deescalated customer frustration with technology.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In History

Associate Alarm Technician Resume

Objective : Alarm Technician is to be self-motivated experience in conducting all phases of everyday work in fast paced environment programming, servicing/troubleshooting, installing and/or terminating end devices for Burglar Alarm, Access Control and CCTV infrastructure within a residential and/or commercial environment.

Skills : Alarm and CCTV Service, Alarm and security system installation.

Description :

    1. Inspect installation sites and study work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installation procedures.
    2. Adjust sensitivity of units, based on room structures and manufacturers' recommendations, using programming keypads.
    3. Test, repair or replace sensors, following system specifications.
    4. Drill holes for wiring in wall studs, joists, ceilings, or floors.
    5. Demonstrate systems for customers and explain details, such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
    6. Consult with clients to assess risks and to determine security requirements.
    7. Keep informed of new products and developments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Alarm Technician Lead Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Alarm Technician with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Security Alarm Installer.

Description :

    1. Completed installations on site at residences locations.
    2. Interacted with customers throughout the installation process to facilitate the end result.
    3. Installed everything from simpler security alarm systems to high-level security systems.
    4. Inspected existing security systems for flaws and needed repairs.
    5. Completed installations of motion detector systems and sound alarm systems.
    6. Integrated installed systems with access panels.
    7. Provided programming codes for clients to utilize phone apps for security breach notifications on their cell phones.
    8. Performed troubleshooting of system failures.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
GED

Alarm Technician/Supervisor Resume

Objective : 12 years experience in the low voltage field (telecommunications, security systems commercial&residential, camera systems, intercom systems, fire alarms, cat 3, 5,&6 cableing,access control systems and fiber optic certification 6 years automobile service writer.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Spreadsheets, Typing, Customer Service, Management, Training, Trainer, Powerpoint, Windows 7.

Description :

    1. Plan installations by surveying and evaluating location; identifying installation requirements; laying-out equipment and wiring plan.
    2. Install equipment; run and pull wiring; program and calibrate equipment; adhere to codes, regulations, and standards.
    3. Verify system is functioning by testing equipment, connections, and signals; identifying and correcting problems.
    4. Maintain records by documenting installation.
    5. Maintain customer rapport by resolving concerns; answering questions.
    6. Maintain safe and secure work environment by following safe practices; keeping security information confidential.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Alarm Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking a challenging position where I can utilize my computer knowledge and telecommunication skills to supervise a team or work in a high tech or general labor environment.

Skills : Residential, Commercial Security Alarm Installations.

Description :

    1. Programmed and troubleshot devices following installation.
    2. Repaired malfunctioning system components.
    3. Attached electrical and telephone wiring to properly connect components.
    4. Fed cables through access holes, roof spaces and cavity walls.
    5. Drilled holes for wiring in wall studs, joists, ceilings and floors.
    6. Completed logs and reports according to established policies and procedures.
    7. Diagnosed and repaired hardware, software and system issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science