The average hourly pay for a Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer in Ottawa, Ontario is C$21.00.
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Job Description for Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer
The security and fire alarm installer is responsible for general installation and maintenance of security and fire alarm systems. Their main objective is to install, program, and repair security and fire alarm systems. The security and fire alarm installer is also responsible for troubleshooting any wiring or equipment issues that may interfere with the safe and effective operation of the security and fire alarms. Additionally, they are responsible for ensuring that all alarms, wiring, and equip…Read more
Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer Tasks
- Examine systems to locate problems such as loose connections or broken insulation.
- Demonstrate systems for customers, and explain details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
- Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning, and to diagnose malfunctions.
- Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, and related equipment.
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Employees with Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 26.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (18.9% more) and Toronto, Ontario (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Surrey, British Columbia (14.3% less).
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