October 21, 2016

Commercial Installation Technician

Tyco Fire and Security - Madison, WI

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  • Company
    Tyco Fire and Security Tyco Fire and Security
  • Location
    Madison, WI
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description

Position Summary:

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our 117,000 employees create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms.

An Installation Technician is a seasoned commercial systems installer. Installs, services, configures and programs complex systems involving multiple special devices. Provides remote technical support to core commercial installers. May manage installation teams on larger projects.
Duties and Responsibilities:

* Installs appropriate devices, dismantles and reconstructs equipment as required by customer or Tyco Integrated Security.

* Conducts service calls and prewires job sites

* Works safely and responsibly to avoid injuries, damage to property, loss of unused materials and cleans up installation debris.

* Contacts customers prior to the date of scheduled installation to verify schedule.

* Prepares estimates in accordance with prescribed instructions or directions of supervisor.

* Follows proper schematic wiring diagrams and hook-up procedures. Tests operation of system to the signal-receiving center to properly establish service. Reads building, electrical and sprinkler blueprints as required.

* Coordinates installations with police/fire departments and handles necessary records for notification of emergency calls.

* May manage installation teams on larger projects.


* High school diploma or GED.


* Minimum 10 year's experience installing and inspecting/repairing Tyco Integrated Security or comparable product line.


* Ability to read blue prints and schematic drawings.

* Ability to operate hand and power tools.

* Ability to unload ladder from fleet vehicle and climb ladder.

* Ability to operate fleet vehicle in a safe manner at all times.

* Ability to communicate and provide excellent customer service.


* Valid driver's license.

Tyco Integrated Security LLC offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits plan including medical, dental, prescription coverage, flexible spending accounts, paid life insurance, matching 401(k), ongoing training, tuition reimbursement and more. And because we're part of Johnson Controls, we can prepare you for a career on a global scale.

JOhnson Controls is an EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability Employer.