Now Hiring for the Following Fire Alarm Positions:

Master Electrician

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection seeks an experienced, yet motivated Wisconsin licensed master electrician for the position of master electrician at Best Defense. 

Qualified applicant will provide leadership and direction to installation team as project lead on new low voltage installations, provide high voltage connections to low voltage systems, install raceways for low voltage systems, and train new entry level low voltage technicians on NEC 70 standards and guidelines.

Qualifications required include:

  • Strong leadership skills, we’re looking to your to mentor you technicians and teach them the trade.
  • Motivated, lead by example and motivate installation crew.
  • Electrical skill. Strong NEC code knowledge and experience in installing conduit, circuits, and panels. 
  • Strong organization skills. We provide systems to highly organize our vehicles and our installations.  Qualified applicant must enforce and develop systems.
  • Dependable
  • Detail oriented. Follow plans and attention to detail.
  • Experience terminating and programming alarm panels is not necessary and will not be part of the job description.
  • Current Wisconsin Master’s Electrician license
  • Good driving record

Job Duties Include:

  • Job foreman for larger projects
  • In conjunction with alarm installation manager, provide input on written installation guidelines for cabling, data cabling, conduit systems, device installation, panel wiring, and general installation guidelines
  • Train technicians on installation guidelines and mentor them on their growth
  • Provide feedback to installation manager on potential with each new employee.
  • Installation of cabling systems, conduit systems, devices, and panels for new installations. Final panel termination and programming to be provided by others.
  • AC power connections

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection, though a licensed electrical contractor, only provides low voltage installations.  The master electrician position provides the benefit of a mentor / supervisor to insure that the crew is trained on NEC 70 guidelines and processes while also making AC power connections for panels that do not dial outside the building.

Best Defense has been in business for 22 years, and has been named by Inc Magazine as the 20th fasted growing privately owned business in Wisconsin.  Since being named to the list our growth has continued, making it more necessary for us to focus on continued training.

Benefits:

  • 4 day work week! Most weeks are scheduled for 4 – 10 hour days.
  • Leadership position
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid employee health insurance
  • Available dental insurance
  • Power tools provided by Company
  • Company truck
  • SIMPLE Retirement plan
  • $30.00 per hour wage

Apply with resume to jobs@bestdefense.com


Alarm Installer - Entry Level

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection is seeking skilled applicants for a new positions in our Madison area office. With our growth we have two openings for the position of Entry Level Alarm Installer.
Duties Include:

  • Assist with installation of security system and fire alarms
  • Pull wire
  • Terminate devices
  • Assist with fire alarm inspections
  • Learn the trade and move up in responsibility

** Position requirements:

  • Experience working with electronic systems. Alarm experience a plus, but we will train the right individual with experience as an electrician, electrician’s helper, cable installer, security system installer, technician, or car audio installer.
  • NICET certification helpful, but will be provided during training.
  • Experience working with hand tools an absolute must.
  • Mechanical aptitude and experience working with both hand and power tools a must.
  • Pride in craftsmanship, and attention to detail.
  • Ability to terminate, program, and test fire alarm panels or security systems. Training will be provided for entry level techs, but seeking skilled experienced panel programmers as well.
  • Paid training provided.

Qualified applicant will install either fire alarm systems or security system products for customers throughout Madison service area.** Benefits include

  • Competitive wage
  • Paid health insurance
  • Dental
  • Vacation
  • Paid training
  • Company vehicle and tools while on the job
  • SIMPLE retirement plan
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Entry level pay of $14-$18 per hour + benefits, considerably more for experienced candidates.

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection has been in business in Southern Wisconsin for 21 years. Inc. Magazine has names us as the 20th fastest growing privately owned company in Wisconsin for 2015. Come grow with us! www.bestdefense.com

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required license or certification:

  • Clean Driver's Record

 

Fire Alarm Technician - Experienced

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection is seeking skilled applicants for positions in our Madison area office. As we continue to grow we seek both experienced alarm technicians as well as entry level alarm technicians for these positions. Position requirements:

  • Experience working with electronic systems. Alarm experience a plus, but we will train the right individual with experience as an electrician, electrician’s helper, cable installer, or car audio installer. Computer and networking skills helpful for some positions, but not required.
  • NICET certification helpful, but will be provided during training.
  • Mechanical aptitude and experience working with both hand and power tools a must.
  • Pride in craftsmanship, and attention to detail.
  • Ability to terminate, program, and test fire alarm panels or security systems. Training will be provided for entry level techs, but seeking skilled experienced panel programmers as well.
  • Paid training provided.

Qualified applicant will install either fire alarm systems or security system products for customers throughout Madison service area. Benefits include

  • Competitive wage
  • Paid health insurance
  • Dental
  • Vacation
  • Paid training
  • Company vehicle and tools while on the job
  • SIMPLE retirement plan
  • Opportunity for growth

Best Defense Security & Fire Protection has been in business in Southern Wisconsin for 22 years. We are in our fourth consecutive record year for sales and are continuing to grow! Named by INC Magazine as Wisconsin's 20th fastest growing privately owned company for 2015! Come grow with us! www.bestdefense.com

Job Type: Full-time

Apply with resume to: jobs@bestdefense.com