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 (Orlando / Central Florida)

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 Orlando metro/Central Florida 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 Jim Johnson

 

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 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

 

Gerogia (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)

AutoCAD Designer/Drafter - Fire/Security/Burglar/CCTV Access Control 

We are looking for a highly self-motivated and energetic CAD operator to join our busy team. The ideal candidates would have experience using the latest AutoCAD software. Experience with low voltage systems preferred. Design of Low Voltage Systems including Fire Alarm, Security, CCTV, Access Control, Intercom/Mass Notification. Candidate must be self-motivated, organized, and able to work on various projects at one time. High School graduate, technical school training with courses in computer-aided drafting or equivalent work experience. This position offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, and a 401k plan.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Sales Engineers and Project Managers to develop project drawings.
  • Completing CAD details, site-maps, fire alarm drawings, as-built plans, voltage calculations and technical details as needed.
  • Pull electrical, low voltage and fire alarm permits
  • Other

Requirements

  • Extensive AutoCAD experience
  • Familiar with low voltage systems and integration for the following systems, Audio-Visual, Data, CCTV, Intercom, Fire Alarm and Security.
  • Experience with fire alarm design is preferred
  • Knowledge of fire Alarm voltage calculations is preferred
  • Knowledge of blueprints and project specifications
  • Strong technical abilities are a must (relay logic, circuit design, etc.)
  • Maintenance of CAD file structure and archiving of hard copies
  • Keep up to date of current CAD standards to maintain continuity of drawings
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook), AutoCad, Vizio, Bluebeam
  • Strong attention to details, highly organized is a must
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliable Transportation, Driver’s License, Insurance
  • Clean DMV

Send your resume to Patrick Harrington

 

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 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)

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 (Syosset, Long Island)

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 (Syosset, Long Island)

Collections Representative

AFA Protective Systems, Inc., an established fire alarm, security, installation and monitoring company, is searching for an organized and persistent individual for collections of Accounts Receivable in its Corporate Headquarters. Qualified candidates must be computer literate, have strong customer service skills and at least 2 years of experience with hands on collections. We offer an excellent benefits and compensation package.

Send your resume to Anna Bombardiere

 

New York City

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.  Positon responsibilities include supporting the existing sales representatives with takeoffs, pricing, deliveries, design of fire alarm and security systems.   Position includes, salary, medical insurance, 401K plan, auto allowance and expense reimbursement.

Send your resume to NY General Manager

 

New York (Westchester)

Sales Representative (Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam, and Fairfield) 

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 openings for sales representatives working out of our Westchester, NY office.   Territories include:   Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam and Fairfield counties.

Candidates with previous sales experience with fire alarm, security systems and/or sales to contractors are preferred.  Positions include, salary, compensation plan, medical insurance, 401K plan, auto allowance and expense reimbursement.

Send your resume to NY General Manager

 

New York (Westchester)

Sales Representative (Rockland, Orange, Ulster, and Sullivan)

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 openings for sales representatives working out of our Westchester, NY office.   Territories include:   Rockland/Orange/Ulster and Sullivan counties.

Candidates with previous sales experience with fire alarm, security systems and/or sales to contractors are preferred.  Positions include, salary, compensation plan, medical insurance, 401K plan, auto allowance and expense reimbursement.

Send your resume to NY 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