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Fire Alarm Systems Service Technician – Entry or Mid Level

Fire Alarm Systems Service Technician – Entry or Mid Level
by Admin on 05-09-2024 at 11:14 am

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Fire Alarm Systems Service Technicians play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and efficiency of our Smart Buildings. You will be responsible for the service and maintenance of commercial fire alarm systems.  You will ensure that components are inspected, tested, operated, and maintained according to the operational requirements of the customer. In addition to your primary responsibilities, you will also act as a mentor, providing on-the-job training to less experienced technicians, fostering a culture of growth and knowledge-sharing within our team. Why is this so important? Our Fire Alarm Service Technicians are the face of Siemens, and your expertise and regular interaction with the customer will help keep their buildings and inhabitants safe.

Curious to see what a Fire Alarm Service Technician does on a day-to-day basis? CLICK HERE: TECHNICIAN VIDEO

As a Fire Alarm Systems Service Technician, you will:

  • Execute testing and inspections for systems under maintenance agreements
  • Create detailed test and inspection reports based on code requirements and customer needs
  • Swiftly respond to, troubleshoot, and complete necessary repairs to maintain system functionality. Report on activities completed, deferred, or requiring further action or material
  • Code Compliance: Identify code and non-conformance issues, ensuring adherence to required standards
  • Quote small repair jobs and provide detailed parts and labor requirements to estimators and sales for large repair projects
  • Plan work with mentor, Lead Technicians, and Supervisors to strategize tasks effectively

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Proven electro-mechanical aptitude (based on previous experience and/or education) and user PC/software skill; proficient in Microsoft Office
  • 1+ years’ experience in the installation and/or maintenance of commercial fire alarm systems is required for the mid-level position
  • State of Nevada Fire Marshall Fire Alarm card (F card)
  • Must obtain NICET Fire Alarm Certification Level 1 within 18 months for the entry level position
  • Must obtain NICET Fire Alarm Certification Level 2 within 12 months for the mid-level position
  • Must be able to differentiate types/colors of wire; use hand tools, laptop, email, smartphone, and tablet; carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 75 pounds unassisted
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States on a continual and permanent basis without company sponsorship
  • Must be 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license with limited violations

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • High school diploma or state-recognized GED; Associate degree in electronics or related field preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience in the installation and/or maintenance of commercial fire alarm systems
  • State of Nevada Fire Marshall Fire Alarm card (G card)
  • NICET II Fire Alarm Certification
  • Ability to read/understand design and construction documents

You’ll benefit from:

  • Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to our employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: https://www.benefitsquickstart.com/siemens/index.html
  • The pay range for this position is $40880 – $81480 / year. The actual wage offered may be lower or higher depending on budget and candidate experience, knowledge, skills, qualifications and premium geographic location.
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To view the job application please visit jobs.siemens.com.

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