Low Voltage Field Technician

Systems Northwest   Kalispell, MT   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on January 19, 2023

SYSTEMS NORTHWEST, LLC.    406-756-1100

Job description

Position Description:

Entry to Senior level Field Technician

Systems Northwest is looking for Entry level to Senior level Field technicians for positions Located in multiple areas of Montana. Position will consist of the following: field installations including cable pulling, device installation, head end trim, programming, modification, maintenance and repair on Fire Alarm Systems, Access Control, Tele/data, Overhead Paging, Intercom, Professional A/V, Camera Systems, Intrusion Detection (IDS)


Support Customers as needed, by providing technical assistance, on-site troubleshooting, hands on maintenance and repair of all of fire alarm systems. Installation of new systems, accurate record and time keeping. Ability to work unsupervised and alone on projects and service orders. Position requires overtime, on call and weekly travel throughout the state of Montana.

Additional Details:

Qualified applicants will be considered on a 3 month probation period. Customer Service and Communication skill are a must. Quality installations is a high priority at Systems Northwest attention to detail will be evaluated during the probation period. Wages and benefits are provided and will be discussed with qualified applicants only.

Benefits available after probationary period:

Work Vehicle

Cell Phone

Work Computer

Health Insurance


Accumulated paid vacation and paid holidays

Hourly pay between $18-25 per hour based off of relevant experience

Skills/Technical Knowledge/Experience:

Customer Service oriented personality, excellent oral and written communication skills. Self-motivated, basic computer skills, electrical theory comprehension. We will train qualified applicants in needed electrical theory and specific programming software.

Desired Skills and Expertise:

Excellent Customer Service ability

Nicet level 1 or II in fire alarm systems

Notifier and Fire-Lite fire alarm systems installation and programming

Additional systems installed experience is desired but not required:

Pelco/Axis IP Cameras and NVR’s

Continuum by Schneider Electric Card Access Experience or Honeywell

Telecor Intercom Systems

West Call Nurse Call System

Fiber Optic Terminations with Cam style connectors or Fusion Splicing

IP networking ability and understanding

Crestron Control Systems'
Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants under 18 years old, provided it is legally allowed for the job and location
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks)
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 - $25.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance


  • 8 hour shift
  • On call
  • Overtime


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: Montana township of greatest need

Email resume to office@snwmt.com or call us at 406-756-1100

Systems Northwest

P O Box 5390
Kalispell , MT