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Job Summary

Johnson Controls
Fargo, ND
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Fire Alarm/Security Installation Technician

About the Job

What you will do
Installs, troubleshoots, repairs, and configures fire alarm, access control, security alarms, and closed circuit television systems.

How you will do it

  • Perform installation on integrated security and fire alarm systems.

  • Responds to customer service calls in a timely and efficient manner, troubleshoots and repairs as needed.

  • Will be required to participate in after-hours service program.

  • Communicates with central dispatch on current work order status and receives updates on outstanding customer issues.

  • Read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, submittals, specifications, software/systems programs, schematics, and operational/product manuals.

  • Supervise and inspect the installation of equipment to meet customer and contract specification.

  • Completes necessary certification courses on internal and external products used.

What we look for

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • 1-3 years’ related experience in Fire Alarm, CCTV, Access Control, & Security Systems.

  • Ability to lift equipment and tools up to 50lbs. May be required to work in unusual and sometimes difficult positions such as climbing ladders, scaffolding and high lift equipment up to 40 feet. Must comply with safety guidelines at all times.

  • Working knowledge of electronic and digital test equipment.

  • Basic understanding of Network concepts and architectures.

  • Extended knowledge of DOS and Windows.

  • A valid driver’s license with good driving record.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a short period of time.


  • Two-year Associates Degree in Electronics; Network; Computer Science or related field.

  • A+ Certification and Microsoft certification preferred.

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou.


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