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Job Title: Alarm Technician

Job Summary: We are seeking an experienced Alarm Technician to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing alarm systems for residential and commercial properties. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to providing exceptional customer service.


  • Install and configure alarm systems according to manufacturer specifications and industry standards
  • Perform routine maintenance and repairs on alarm systems
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose issues with alarm systems
  • Provide technical support to customers over the phone or in person
  • Ensure that all work is completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Document all work performed and maintain accurate records
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in alarm technology


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in alarm system installation and maintenance
  • Strong technical skills and knowledge of alarm systems and related equipment
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug test

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to climb ladders and work at heights
  • Ability to work in confined spaces
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions

Salary and Benefits: Salary will be commensurate with experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Alarm Technician

What is the best way to find and hire a Alarm Technician near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Alarm Technician applicants. Employers posting their Alarm Technician job on Indeed get about 11 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Alarm Technician applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Alarm Technician are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 14 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 17 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Alarm Technician positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Alarm Technician role?
SMS has 100% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Alarm Technician job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Alarm Technicians are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 149% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Alarm Technician applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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