Fire Alarm and Life Safety Commissioning Technician

Alarm Tech Solutions, LLC
Severn, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Interested parties should be a professional match for our Core Values. With three office locations, this position is based out of our Severn, MD location, with a travel territory throughout the Baltimore/Washington DC/Northern Virginia area. Responsibilities The Fire Alarm Installation Commissioning Technician is focused on system programming, configuration, and commissioning of fire alarm and life safety systems. The Commissioning Technician is also responsible for performing, under some supervision, routine Fire Alarm system programming associated with system start-ups, minor Fire Alarm system changes and modifications, and testing and inspecting Fire Alarm systems, as required. The Installation Commissioning Technician will need to have the ability to use general hand tools and some power tools, the ability to read blue prints, operate small lifts and basic electrical knowledge is a plus. Job duties include, but are not limited to, programming and troubleshooting of Fire Alarm and life safety systems to the prescribed standards. This position will also require the preparation of weekly time reports and service tickets in an accurate and timely manner. Qualifications: 1. 3-5 years of Fire Alarm Installation experience is required.2. Nicet level I or II is preferred.3. Programming of fire alarm and life safety systems experience is required.4. Excellent computer skills are required.5. Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills is required.6. Must have knowledge of NFPA 72.7. Experience installing conduit and wiring related to fire alarm is required.8. Must demonstrate the ability to read and interpret blueprints and diagrams.9. Must possess physical capability to transport required tools and equipment to location where work is being done under various site conditions.10. Must have the ability to work well in teams.11. Must be able to drive a vehicle for company business on a daily basis.12. Must be prompt, consistent, regular attendance. Company Description: "Alarm Tech Solutions makes commercial, multi-family housing and institutional buildings safer by combining efficient technology with extraordinary service to provide the best available life safety infrastructure, service and solutions. We strive to be the most sought-after value added partner with building owners, building managers, general and electrical subcontractors in the Mid-Atlantic region." Since our beginning almost twenty years ago, the core of our business philosophy is centered on customer satisfaction. We know the life safety infrastructure of a building is crucial for success, so we want every building owner, manager, and all subcontractors to feel secure in their safety decisions. The Mid-Atlantic region continues to choose Alarm Tech Solutions as their most trusted resource concerning life safety services and solutions for commercial properties. Our dedication to customer service and years of experience gives our partners a heightened sense of security when they choose our technicians to oversee their life safety needs. CORE VALUES: INTEGRITY TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE CUSTOMER LOYALTY ACCOUNTABILITY LEADERSHIP TEAMWORK