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Job Summary

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

Security/Fire Alarm Construction Technician

About the Job

What you will do

  • Install, program, configure, commission and service
    Fire Alarm
    , CCTV, Access Control

  • Execute projects on time and within allocated
    installation hours.

  • Work with the project manager to resolve all
    discrepancies, and coordination problems that impair installation

  • Must be able to work on multiple projects

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

  • Coordinate the installation activities with all
    trades to optimize installation time.

  • Attend all required site meetings.

  • Instruct and train customers on functional operation
    of the equipment/system.

  • Conduct simulations and answer

  • Exhibit excellent customer service skills by
    consistently communicating with the district staff and customers to ensure
    customer satisfaction.

  • Complete project documentation in a timely

  • Adhere to all OSHA and SimplexGrinnell safety
    policies and procedures.

  • Participate in a scheduled On-call

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What we look for


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3-5 years documented experience in low voltage
    electrical systems, including, CCTV, Access Control, Paging systems and Fire
    Alarm Systems.  

  • Experience in reading and interpreting blueprints,
    submittals, and operational/product manuals.

  • Experience with hand tools test equipment,
    multi-meter usage, digital analyzer and commissioning devices.

  • Capable of performing physical labor to include
    carrying and moving equipment and tools up to 50-70 lbs.

  • Able to work in unusual and sometimes difficult
    position such as climbing ladders, scaffolding and high lift equipment up to 40
    feet, working within ducts, crawl spaces, above ceilings, etc.

  • Ability to work flexible hours including weekends to
    meet customer requirements.

  • MA D License a plus.

  • Ability to lead & work well with team

  • Ability to adhere to, implement, and follow safety
    guidelines and procedures at all times.

  • Strong organizational skills, positive attitude, and
    an ability to learn quickly.

  • Possess a valid driver’s license, and acceptable
    driving record.

  • Able to pass a pre-employment background and drug

  • Able to obtain and retain any licenses that are
    required by National, State and Local codes.


  • NICET certification preferred.

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
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