Fire Alarm Electrician

We're Hiring: Fire Alarm Electrician

Fire Alarm Electrician

Olymbec is looking for a fire alarm electrician to join our Fire Protection department.


  • Working under the supervision of the Director of Safety and Fire Prevention and the Coordinator.
  • Perform installation, programming, verification, inspection and maintenance of security, fire alarm, communicator, emergency lighting, gas detection system according to current ULC and CNB standards.
  • Produce reports following the inspection.
  • Read and understand plans, specifications, drawings, installation manuals and service manuals.
  • Repair and service intrusion systems.
  • Program components and start up the system.
  • Check the system and its components.
  • Provide technical expertise at problematic events.
  • Identify any anomalies or recommendations as per current standards.
  • Respond to emergency service calls (evening and night on rotation).
  • Make updates and repairs to alarm signs.


Training and experience:

  • DEP in Security System Installation and Maintenance (CCQ - Code 222) or have a degree in Electronics or equivalent from a recognized college or university or have a documented and proven professional competence or equivalent.
  • College Certificate in Fire Prevention an asset.
  • Knowledge of software related to security system programming.
  • Be skilled with new industry technologies.
  • Spoken and written French and English.
  • Knowledge of Mircom, Bosch systems considered an asset.
  • Ability to lift equipment and tools up to 70 lbs (31 kg) and climb ladders and scaffolds.
  • Knowledge of the National Building Code, National Fire Code, ULC and its updates

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

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