Our Values: Trust, Excellence, Accountability, Collaboration, Service, Innovation, Gratitude.

About Us

You can count on Total Fire & Security for exceptional service and the highest quality inspection, testing, and maintenance for all security and alarm systems. No matter what type of facility—healthcare, education, and beyond— the Total Fire & Security team is committed to providing the best alarm, security system, and service to meet your needs. We pride ourselves on being fully licensed for our work and doing it with more integrity, knowledge, and expertise than our competition.

We provide our “no experience” new hires with an apprenticeship program (BFAAM). This is a fully paid apprenticeship that we pay for. Including all exams. After completion of this apprenticeship, they will be able to obtain their NICET I, NICET II and Michigan Fire Alarm License. 

For experienced technicians, we have tons of programming courses/trainings that we provide and pay for. This includes Fire Alarm, CCTV, Card Access, Nurse Call, and Intrusion.

Total Fire & Safety hires positions in different departments like Sales, Engineering (CAD), Warehouse, Fire Alarm Inspectors (Foreman and Apprentice), Service Technicians, Installation Technicians (Foreman and Apprentice), Project Managers, and Repair Estimator/Report Reviewer. To apply for a job with Total Fire & Security, fill out the application here.


Kyle Friedt
Phone: 616-735-2300, Email: kfriedt@totalfireandsecurity.biz
Total Fire & Security
812 S Garfield Ave
Suite H
Traverse City, MI 49686


Designer Drafters CAD-CAM
Use Computer-Aided Design programs to transform design ideas into buildable products.
Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
Industrial Maintenance Technician
Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems.
Project Management Specialist
Manage a group to ensure the timely and proper completion of a project.

Career Experience Opportunities

Get paid to learn!

Other Partnerships


The authority on fire, electrical, and building safety, this nonprofit organization’s mission is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.

 We also have partnerships with Hydratec, Notifier by Honeywell, 2RS Technologies.