Job Summary:

Candidate must possess the certifications and experience necessary to install, test, troubleshoot, repair, program, and inspect a wide array of proprietary and non-proprietary electronic fire alarm systems. Candidate should have the ability to accurately discern and document deficiencies found during an inspection and be able to communicate with employees, employers, customers, and authorities-having-jurisdiction both written and verbally.


  • Washington State EL-06 Journeyman License (required)
  • Seattle FA-1 License and NICET II (preferred)
  • 4 years experience in fire alarm installation (required)
  • 2 years experience in fire alarm inspections, maintenance, and/or repairs (minimum)
  • Ability to troubleshoot fire alarm faults and trace and repair ground faults
  • Experience with fire alarm panel programming
  • Understanding of NEC (low voltage) and NFPA 72
  • Familiarity with water-based fire sprinkler systems (preferred)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google G Suite
  • Capable of performing physical labor to include carrying and moving equipment and tools weighing up to 70 lbs
  • Ability to work in unusual and sometimes difficult positions such as climbing ladders, scaffolding and high lift equipment, utility vaults (confined spaces), above ceilings, etc.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Ability to adhere to, implement, and follow, and follow safety guidelines and procedures at all times
  • Valid driver's license with excellent driving record
  • Must successfully pass a drug test and complete employment background check

Starting Duties & Responsibilities

  • Inspect and test electronic fire alarm systems at customer sites
  • Produce system inspection, testing, and correction reports
  • Work alongside and support the fire sprinkler mechanical team
  • Service, troubleshoot, and install many different brands of electronic fire alarm equipment
  • Test all equipment after installation/repair to ensure each system will perform as designed
  • Periodically respond to 24/7 customer service calls

Personal Attributes

  • Possesses a positive attitude and actively works to solve problems
  • Takes initiative and can operate with minimal guidance
  • Exercises good judgement and is ALWAYS honest
  • Operates methodically and is well organized
  • Trains teammates and openly shares knowledge and experience
  • Communicates professionally with peers, customers, and managers
  • Focused on customer service - goes the extra mile to get the job done correctly
  • Maintains a professional appearance and demeanor

Patriot Fire Protection offers our employees a competitive salary ranging for this role between $25 and $40 per hour, subject to experience, credentials and employer discretion. We provide an industry leading comprehensive benefit package that includes healthcare, dental, life insurance, 401k Plan with employer match, paid time off, holidays, and more.


If you wish to submit an application, please follow step 1-2:

****We Recommend you Right Click on each link and OPEN IN NEW TAB****

STEP 1: Complete Online Application by clicking below

Online Application

STEP 2: Upload Resume by clicking below

Submit Resume

Please contact for additional information.