AFA, the country’s first Central Station fire alarm company established in 1873 has a reputation unsurpassed in the life safety and security industry. We recognize that our performance is a reflection of our ability to attract and retain quality personnel seeking long-term employment.

We are currently seeking individuals to fill positions in the regions below. Please click the region to learn which positions we are looking to hire.

 

Florida (Central)

Fire Alarm / Burglar Alarm Service Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Fire Alarm/ Burglar Alarm Service Technician in the Central Florida Market.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship, and have experience with burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, & access control systems. Knowledge of national and local alarm codes including NFPA 72, NEC, & Florida Building Code is required. NICET Certification is a plus! Notifier Certification is preferred.

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, and medical and dental plans. If you‘re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you’re up to the challenge, we want to talk to you!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

  • Burglar Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)
  • CCTV/ IP-CCTV: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Fire Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location

  • Orlando, FL (Preferred)

License

  • FASA/ BASA (Preferred)
  • NICET (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

  • FA/BA field work: 2 years (Required)

Send your resume to Dan Vaillancourt

 

Florida (South)

Fire Alarm / Burglar Alarm Service Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Fire Alarm/ Burglar Alarm Service Technician in the South Florida Market.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship, and have experience with burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, & access control systems. Knowledge of national and local alarm codes including NFPA 72, NEC, & Florida Building Code is required. NICET Certification is a plus! Notifier Certification is preferred.

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, and medical and dental plans. If you‘re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you’re up to the challenge, we want to talk to you!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

  • Burglar Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)
  • CCTV/ IP-CCTV: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Fire Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location

  • Davie, FL (Preferred)

License

  • FASA/ BASA (Preferred)
  • NICET (Preferred)

Send your resume to Robert Diaz

 

Florida (Tampa Area)

Alarm Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Alarm Service Technician to service the Tampa area.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship, and have experience in servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television and access control systems. NICET Certification is a plus!

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, and medical and dental plans. If you 're a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to Jim Johnson

 

Florida (Tampa Bay)

Fire Alarm / Burglar Alarm Service Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Fire Alarm/ Burglar Alarm Service Technician in the Tampa Bay Area. A successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment opportunity and have experience with burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, & access control systems. Knowledge of national and local alarm codes including NFPA 72, NEC, & Florida Building Code is required. NICET Certification is a plus! Notifier Certification is preferred.

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, as well as medical and dental insurance plans. If you‘re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability, we want to talk to you!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

  • Burglar Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)
  • Fire Alarm Service: 2 years (Required)
  • CCTV/ IP-CCTV: 1 year (Preferred)

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location

  • Tampa Bay Area (Preferred)

License

  • FASA/ BASA (Preferred)
  • NICET (Preferred)

Send your resume to Jessica Grey

 

Florida (West Palm)

Alarm Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Alarm Service Technician to service the West Palm Beach area.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship, and have experience in servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television and access control systems. NICET Certification is a plus!

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, and medical and dental plans. If you 're a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if your not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to Robert Russell

 

Georgia

Alarm Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Alarm Technician in its Marietta, GA office.
 
The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship, and have experience in installing or servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, access control systems. NICET II Certification a plus. Notifier experience including troubleshooting and programming is preferable.   
 
Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, and healthcare plans. If you‘re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you’re not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to Mark Giglio

 

Georgia (Atlanta, Metro and Surrounding Counties)

Sales Representative 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm service, installation and monitoring company, has an immediate opening for a sales representative in the Atlanta Metro and surrounding counties who is looking for a long term employment relationship. The successful candidate should have at least 3 years minimal commercial selling experience in Fire, Intrusion Security, Access Control and IP Video Systems.  

This position requires a large amount of marketing activity including canvassing for new accounts, joining Industry Associations, and following up on both company supplied and self- generated leads etc. Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, loyalty, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/ product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you.

Experience in selling fire alarm inspection services, along with the sales of alarm monitoring, fire alarm and security systems to building owners and property managers is a PLUS! We will train the right individual.

Send your resume to Hank Koebler

 

Greater Baltimore / DC Area

Alarm Technician 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced alarm technician to service the Greater Richmond / Eastern Virginia area. area.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Job Type: Full-time

Send your resume to Matt Jackson

 

Greater Baltimore / DC Area

Sales Representative 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm service, installation and monitoring company, has an immediate opening for a sales representative with a territory in the greater Baltimore/DC area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long term employment relationship. Experience in selling fire alarm inspection services, along with the sales of alarm monitoring, fire alarm and security systems to building owners and property managers is a PLUS! We will train the right individual.

This position requires a large amount of marketing activity including canvassing for new accounts, joining Industry Associations, and following up on both company supplied and self generated leads etc.

Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, loyalty, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/ product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you.

Send your resume to Matt Jackson

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Alarm Service Technician 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced alarm technician to service the Massachusetts area.  The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus! Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

ASK ABOUT OUR SIGNING BONUS

Send your resume to  Joe Donovan, Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Alarm Service Technician (Second and Third Shift)

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced alarm technician to service the Massachusetts area.

Massachusetts D Systems Technician license is required.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing

  • Burglar alarm
  • Fire alarm
  • Closed circuit television
  • Access control systems
  • NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, * we want to talk to you! *

ASK ABOUT OUR SIGNING BONUS

The second and third shift will be responsible for the following

  • Respond to Masterbox resets within the Boston area, mostly inside the Route 128 Belt
  • Masterboxes disconnect and reconnects
  • Fire alarm resets within the Boston area, mostly inside the Route 128 Belt
  • Burglar Alarm response within the Boston area, mostly inside the Route 128 Belt
  • Minor service repairs replace smokes, batteries etc.

OVERTIME IS PLENTIFUL

Hours for second shift 4PM-12AM

Hours for third shift 12AM-8AM

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Alarm Technician Assistant 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an for individuals that are interested in taking an entry-level position to learn a new career as an Alarm Technician in the Massachusetts area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment and eager to learn how to install, service and program burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, trade tuition reimbursement, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to Joe DonovanPatrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Electrician/Alarm Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced Electrician Alarm Technician to service the Massachusetts area.

We are currently seeking a highly-skilled, reliable, self-motivated Electrical Alarm Technician to join our growing team. In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Responding to all service tickets
  • Perform routine maintenance
  • Provide infrastructure upgrades as needed

To succeed in this position, you will be an independent, competent, and thorough professional who takes great pride in their work and is committed to safety.

The candidate at AFA Protective Systems, Inc., should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and having experience in servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems is a PLUS!

NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

Salary: $26.00 - $37.00 (depending on experience) with ample opportunity for OT.

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Fire Alarm and Security Equipment Sales

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established fire alarm, burglar alarm, CCTV and Access Control Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced sales representative in their Boston office. The successful candidate should be looking for long-term employment, have experience in selling to electrical contractors, and a history of working with architects and engineers. Knowledge of fire alarm codes a PLUS!

Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation, Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to  Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Fire Alarm Systems Inspector 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced alarm technician to service the Massachusetts area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus! Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to  Joe DonovanPatrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Installation Manager Alarm Systems 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., An established Fire Alarm and Security company has an immediate opening for an Installation Manager responsible for overseeing all tasks involved in the installation of various fire, security and low voltage systems.

Responsibilities

  • Schedule installations with technicians, subcontractors, and customers
  • Order stock, parts and materials
  • Execute and revise quoted work plans to ensure all of the customer's needs are met
  • Develop plans to hit deadlines by reaching timely, practical goals
  • Guide team members through tasks to increase efficiency
  • Stay up to date on newest industry technology
  • Evaluate the progress of ongoing projects daily
  • Manage multiple projects at the same time
  • Keep in consistent contact with clients, giving project reports and updates weekly

Qualifications

  • Previous experience in managing low voltage installations
  • Vast knowledge of fire alarm panels and security systems
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience in Installations of burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

Compensation package includes competitive salary, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan, medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long-term stability and if you are not afraid to work hard, we want to talk to you!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

  • Installation Management: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Alarm systems: 2 years (Preferred)

Education

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location

  • Boston, MA (Preferred)

License

  • Driver's License (Required)

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Project Manager (Fire / Security / Burglar / CCTV / Access Control)

AFA Protective Systems, Inc.,An established Fire Alarm and Security company has an immediate opening for a Project Manager. Fire alarm and/or security experience required. The ideal candidate will also be a self-starter with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. NICET Certification a plus!

Description

Essential Position Functions: Responsible for working with Installation Managers, Contractors, and Engineered Systems Sales Specialists to support the installation of building systems such as Fire Alarm, Security Systems, Access Control and Video Surveillance Systems. Perform pre-sales or post-award engineering assessments in an effort to provide our sales force with the most cost-effective solution for both material and labor. Prepare submittal and permitting documents as well as O&M Manuals and As-Builts upon job completion. Travel to project sites as needed to determine project status, scope, schedule and attend job meetings.

Qualifications

Must have at least two years of experience with fire alarm, security, access control and video surveillance systems. Knowledge of NFPA 72, NEC, OSHA Requirements and industry standards required. Excellent computer skills. Knowledgeable with AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook. Proficient in reading and understanding construction drawings. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates must successfully complete an employment background investigation and drug screening. The position provides competitive compensation and benefits, including health benefits and a matching 401K plan.

ASK ABOUT OUR SIGNING BONUS.

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Sales Representative

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm service, installation and monitoring company, has an immediate opening for a sales representative with a territory in the Boston, MA area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long term employment relationship. Experience in selling fire alarm inspection services, along with the sales of alarm monitoring, fire alarm and security systems to building owners and property managers is a PLUS! We will train the right individual.

This position requires a large amount of marketing activity including canvassing for new accounts, joining Industry Associations, and following up on both company supplied and self-generated leads etc.
Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, loyalty, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/ product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you.

Job Type: Full-time

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

Massachusetts (Boston)

Territory Sales Representative - Fire/Security/Burglar/CCTV/Access Control

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm service, installation and monitoring company, has an immediate opening for a sales representative with a territory in the Boston, MA area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long term employment relationship. Experience in selling fire alarm inspection services, along with the sales of alarm monitoring, fire alarm and security systems to building owners and property managers is a PLUS! We will train the right individual.

This position requires a large amount of marketing activity including canvassing for new accounts, joining Industry Associations, and following up on both company supplied and self-generated leads etc.

Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, loyalty, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/ product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you.

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

New Jersey

Sales Representative

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established fire alarm, burglar alarm, CCTV and access control company has an immediate opening for an experienced sales representative in their North Brunswick, NJ office. The successful candidate should be looking for long term employment, have experience in selling to electrical contractors, and a history of working with architects and engineers. Knowledge of fire alarm codes a PLUS!
 
Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation, Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, unlimited commission opportunities, and sales/product/service support, we want to talk to you!
 
Send your resume to Matt Jackson

 

New Jersey

Alarm Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced alarm technician to service the New Jersey area.

The successful candidate should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems. NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

Compensation package includes great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans. If you’re a team player, who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability and if you are not afraid towork hard, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to Matt Jackson

 

New York, NY

Junior Sales Representative

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established fire alarm, burglar alarm, CCTV and Access Control company is adding to its NY sales team. We currently have a job opening for Junior Sales Representative (entry level) working out of our Manhattan office.

This is salaried position with some sales commission opportunity.

Position responsibilities include supporting the existing sales representatives with takeoffs, pricing, deliveries, and design of fire alarm and security systems.

Position includes, salary, medical insurance, 401K plan, auto allowance and expense reimbursement.

Send your resume to New York General Manager

 

New York (Syosset)

Alarm Dispatcher

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm installation and monitoring company, is currently seeking Alarm Dispatchers to work in our 24 hour monitoring center in Syosset, New York. The successful candidates will be responsible for dispatching alarms for both residential and business customers.

Job Requirements

  • Customer Service Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Problem Solving and Multi-Tasking Abilities
  • Excellent Communication Skills

The following shifts are available

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.

We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Send your resume to Anna Bombardiere

 

New York (Westchester)

Sales Representative

Looking for a meaningful career? Want to help protect lives? Want to work in a “required by code” industry? AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established fire alarm and security company is adding to its Hudson Valley sales team. We currently have an opening for a sales representatives working out of our Westchester, NY office covering a sales territory that includes Rockland, Orange, Ulster and Sullivan Counties.

The preferred sales candidate should have experience in selling to both end users and contractors, along with a history of working with architects and engineers. Knowledge of fire alarm codes would be a PLUS!

Compensation package includes Salary, Excellent Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation, Medical and Dental Plans and more! If you are looking for employment with a company that will provide long term stability (AFA is over 140 years old) with unlimited commission opportunities, we want to talk to you!

Send your resume to New York General Manager

 

North Carolina

Sales Representative 

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established alarm service, installation and monitoring company, has an immediate opening for a sales representative with a territory in the Raleigh, NC area. The successful candidate should be looking for a long term employment relationship. Experience in selling fire alarm inspection services, along with the sales of alarm monitoring, fire alarm and security systems to building owners and property managers is a PLUS! We will train the right individual.

This position requires a large amount of marketing activity including canvassing for new accounts, joining Industry Associations, and following up on both company supplied and self generated leads etc.

Compensation package includes Salary, Commission Plan, Expense Reimbursement, 401k Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical and Dental Plans. If you are a “team” player who is looking for a company that will provide long term stability, loyalty, unlimited commission opportunities, sales/ product/service support, and if you are not afraid to work hard to meet your goals, we want to talk to you.

Send your resume to Terry Adkins

 

Rhode Island (Warwick)

Alarm Service Technician

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established Alarm Installation and Monitoring Company, has an immediate opening for an experienced Alarm Technician to service the Warwick, Rhode Island area.

Job Specifications

  • The successful candidate at AFA Protective Systems, Inc., should be looking for a long-term employment relationship and have experience servicing burglar alarm, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and access control systems.
  • NICET Certification and knowledge of national and local fire alarm codes is a plus!

AFA Protective Systems, Inc. offers a compensation package which includes a great hourly wage plus overtime, company vehicle, expense reimbursement, 401k retirement plan and medical and dental plans.

ASK ABOUT OUR SIGN-ON BONUS

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington