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Alarm Technician- North Seattle

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Cook Security

Job Summary

Full Time
Posted on
June 05, 2018
Cook Security
Seattle, WA
Years of Experiences
1 - 3
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Education Level
High School or equivalent

About Cook Security

We know our employees are what make our business succeed. That’s why we’ve cultivated a casual, upbeat environment that enhances productivity and employee satisfaction. We strive to provide the best; most equitable and cost-effective benefits for employees in recognition of the influence employment benefits have on the economic and personal welfare of its employees. New employees become eligible for the following benefits on the first of the month following the 60 days day waiting period who work a minimum of 32 hours per week. Our benefits package includes but is not limited to: •Medical Insurance •Dental Insurance •FSA •Voluntary Benefits •Short-Term Disability •401k Plan •EAP Program •PTO Our employees are encouraged to take advantage of flexible scheduling, maintain a healthy work-life balance, and volunteer in their communities through our Cook Community Builders program. We offer employees opportunities to have fun and build camaraderie. We hold multiple company events each year, including our annual Company Picnic and Annual Party.

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Job description

Cook Security Group, listed as a 100 Best Companies to Work for, is looking for a Full-Time Alarm Technician with excellent customer service, communication, and time management skills, a professional attitude and appearance, and the ability to integrate into our "We Make It Happen!" culture.

Location: Northern Seattle area, WA

Summary: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, responding to service calls, servicing alarm systems, conducting site surveys, system commissioning, and customer training.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Travels to client's site for alarm failure troubleshooting, repair, and servicing.

  2. Troubleshoots, repairs, and services electronic and physical security equipment.

  3. Accounts for all service tools/equipment and all job parts/inventory.

  4. Tests all serviced systems and equipment to ensure proper performance and compliance with customers requirements and all applicable codes.

  5. Communicates important project status information to management and customers as necessary.

  6. Conducts site surveys upon request of management.

  7. Completes and turns in all required electronic paperwork in a timely manner according to established procedures and deadlines, i.e. timesheets, expense reports, change orders, equipment transfers, etc.

  8. Maintains and controls assigned truck stock inventory in an organized manner. Reports stock items during company inventory audits.

  9. Maintains control, and safeguards all company or customer property or information of which employee has been entrusted.

  10. Ensures company vehicle is maintained according to established standards and keeps vehicle clean, inside and out.

  11. Performs other duties as required.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

  • 2-3 years of alarm service & installation experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Willingness to learn electronic and physical security equipment servicing is required.

  • Knowledge of Bosch products is highly preferred.

  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record is required.

  • Ability to travel for up to a week.

  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.