Norris prides itself on hiring the best people around. We
like to hire folks who are experts in their field, have a passion for their
communities, their families and life safety and security. They make it their
mission to serve the customer.
Today’s Norris Employee Profile is no exception.
Today’s Norris Employee Profile is with Cody Morin.
What’s your title and included duties at Norris?
Install technician. I install various systems including fire alarm, security, access control, and surveillance.
How long have you been at Norris?
I’ve been here for about three months now.
What different positions have you held at Norris?
So far just installation.
How has your tenure at Norris prepared you to be successful in life?
Norris has helped me stay committed to furthering my education, allowing me to continue advancing myself in my career as well as my personal life.
What do you love most about your job?
The part I love the most about my job is the ever-changing technology that we get to use every day to help others.
What frustrates you about your job?
I think the most frustrating part of my job is keeping up with deadlines. Things get busy and staying on top of the job your working on can get overwhelming.
Were you/are you a first responder or military?
I worked on new Gloucester fire and rescue for a few years while in school for fire science technology.
What first responder role(s) have you filled?/What military rank and service have you performed?
I was a volunteer firefighter
How did those roles prepare you for your duties at Norris?
Working there showed me how important it is taking the extra steps to make sure a job is done right, and safely.
Are you married?
I am married to my wife. Going on two years this September!
Have any children?
We don’t have children yet. Just our chocolate lab named tilly.
What lessons have you learned through your duties at Norris that you’d like to pass on to others/your children?
One lesson that I’ve learned at Norris that I would eventually pass down to my own kids would be to take pride in the work you do.
Can you talk about one personal goal you have for 2019?
One personal goal is to finish up our house buying process and move into the house my wife and I have always wanted.
Can you talk about one professional goal you have for 2019?
One professional goal I have is to continue my education and always learn more about the industry we work in.
What do you enjoy doing in your spare/free time?
In my spare time, I enjoy going up to our camp in Kokadjo Maine with my wife and dog. I’m In avid waterfowl hunter so the fall season is pretty busy for me!
What is Norris all about?
Norris, Inc.—a South Portland, Maine-based life-safety and security systems integrator with satellite offices in Bangor, Maine; Lee, New Hampshire; and Burlington, Vermont—was founded nearly 40 years ago by two brothers, Brad and Harty Norris. The brothers remain on the board of directors today and continue to help steer the enterprise toward its goal of advancing life-safety, security, and communications while striving to grow in its status as Northern New England’s leading systems integrator. Norris provides fully integrated life-safety and security solutions, comprising disparate systems including fire alarm, intrusion detection, access control, video surveillance, communications, and emergency notification and total systems integration via the Vigilance Systems Integration Engine and ENS. Want to become part of the Norris family? We’re hiring!