Resume Templates: Fire Alarm Technician


Given the life or death stakes, fire alarm technicians must be thorough, reliable, and attentive. A winning resume will demonstrate that you possess those qualities and that you have the technical ability and customer service skills to do the job. Resumes that get results are also tailored to the job that you’re after, so make sure to study the job posting before you start writing.

Use the resume summary to demonstrate that you embody the values that are important to the company. If they pride themselves on being on the cutting edge, mention your experience with the latest in alarm system technology. In the highlights section, consider listing the alarm system manufacturers that you’ve worked with as well as your knowledge of NFPA requirements. Finally, don’t forget to note any relevant state certifications or licenses that you hold.

Our fire alarm technician resume sample will give you more ideas on how to structure your resume and what points you might want to include.

Resume Templates: Fire Alarm Technician

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Cheryl Hannah

100 Broadway Lane

New Parkland, CA, 91010

Cell: (555) 987-1234



Reliable Fire Alarm Technician who is able to perform installations, repair work as well as routine maintenance. Adept at staying up to date on the latest technology, explaining information to clients and troubleshooting problems. Specializes in office and government building fire alarm systems.



  • Certified repair technician by four industry manufacturers

  • Experience working in fire alarm call center

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Likes to be a part of a strong team

  • Extremely reliable employee who rarely takes an unscheduled day off

  • Can work in the most adverse conditions


Work Experience

August 2011 to February 2015 Grady Alarms – New Parkland, CA Fire Alarm Technician

  • Developed several procedural guides for properly maintaining newer alarm systems.

  • Worked closely with marketing to develop ways of explaining alarm systems that clicked with customers.

  • Sometimes asked to be part of the staff that worked the company trade show booth at larger trade shows.

December 2006 to August 2011 Premium Office Safety – New Parkland, CA Fire Alarm Technician

  • Consistently rated the highest in the company for customer service ratings.

  • Acted as company trainer when new fire alarm technicians were hired.

  • Was asked to be lead technician on two very large projects for customers located out of town.

July 1999 to December 2006 Heights Associates – New Parkland, CA Fire Alarm Technician

  • Assisted sales professionals in explaining installation process to customers on sales calls.

  • Relied on to be the go-to technician for two large maintenance contracts.



1999 Creighton Community College, New Parkland, CA Associate's Degree, Business Administration