Licensed Fire Alarm Technician

Reading, OH 45215

Job Title: Service Technician, Fire Alarm, Full Time

Reports to: Department Supervisor

Location: 510 W. Benson Street Cincinnati, OH 45215

This position requires the ability to inspect fire alarm systems in commercial and industrial buildings according to standards throughout a specific service territory.


Responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct service calls including; service and repairs to the prescribed standards in allotted time frame
  • Identify code and non-conformance issues of fire protection systems and ensure deficiencies found are promptly reported and corrected
  • Work independently, with little supervision to organize, prioritize, and communicate with customers to schedule daily route
  • Maintain proper and accurate documentation identifying services performed, deficiencies, repairs needed or completed using paperless software and company owned tablet.
  • Communicate with coordinator about work load, customer info, feedback from field, etc.
  • Present a professional appearance and attitude at all times while on job sites, operating a company vehicle, or on company property
  • Territory growth including information gathering, and up-selling.
  • Stay up-to-date on changing technology, installation and testing methods. and industry standards
  • Maintain vehicle inventory and keep company owned vehicle and tools clean and organized
  • Adhere to company safe working policies and procedures at all times


  • 1-5 years previous industry experience
  • Must have Ohio State Fire Marshal Fire Alarm certification
  • Must have knowledge of NFPA standards
  • Ability to perform work in unusual and sometimes difficult positions such as working within ducts, crawl spaces, climbing a ladder, outside in the heat or cold, on lift equipment, or dirty environments
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds above head
  • Must have excellent communication skills and positive customer service attitude
  • Sales aptitude a plus
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with less than 6 points, and pass pre-employment background and drug screenings

COMPENSATION Competitive based on experience and education


  • Independent technicians may receive company vehicle, tools, iPhone, and iPad.
  • Basic life and long term disability insurance provided for all employees at no cost
  • Voluntary benefits: medical, vision, dental and short-term disability
  • 401k available with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Possibilities for career development in a growing and dynamic company with a culture that actively promotes from within.

* ABCO Fire LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, driving record check, and pre-employment drug screening.

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