Fire System Mechanic

TechFlow, Inc.
Patuxent River, MD
Oct 16, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
EMI is looking for a Fire System Mechanic to install, test, maintain and repair fire safety and security systems, such as fire alarms and suppression systems, that ensure the safety of occupants of both residential and commercial facilities. The Fire System Mechanic will be able to install and update fire alarm systems in commercial and residential buildings. This Fire System Mechanic will perform inspections, test alarms, and troubleshoot or document any issues. This Fire System Mechanic will also respond to emergency service calls and ensure the systems are functioning properly.Key Responsibilities:Install or upgrade fire alarms in commercial and/or residential buildingsTest and repair alarm systems already in placePerform inspections to ensure alarms are installed according to codeComplete detailed inspection reports, documenting any issuesRespond to emergency service callsProvide preliminary cost estimates for materials and services.Maintain current license and identification card to meet governmental regulations.Performs other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work.Performance Capabilities:Effective oral and written communication skills.Effective technical, interpersonal, and organizational skills.Thorough knowledge of working with metals, copper, brass, pipes, steel, iron, and any material that is required to be melted, heated, or fused.Thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in both rough and finished carpentry in commercial/industrial settings; applicable building and safety code requirements; methods and practices followed in the maintenance of tools, machinery, and equipment.Knowledge of building architectural/structural elements including; alterations and repairs.Must be able to read and understand blueprints.Present professional appearance and demeanor.Understand and adhere to policies and procedures as set by EMI Services.Promote and maintain a positive image of EMI Services to our customers, vendors, employees, and the community.Continuously strive to accomplish individual and EMI Services goals.Polite, professional, and courteous to others. Demonstrate a cooperative and positive attitude.Inform the Structural Manager of all pertinent problems, irregularities, and other important information within the area of responsibility.Adhere to safety policies and procedures to include proper use of personal protective equipment.Performs other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work.Maintain confidentiality of information related to EMI Services, our customers, vendors, and employees.Be adaptable and flexible in work situationsEstablish priorities to ensure the completion of tasks in a timely manner.RequirementsHigh School Diploma, GED, or equivalent amounts of technical training and experienceWorking knowledge of NFPA standards (including 70 and 72)3+ years of experience in industrial or commercial facilities maintenance environmentRequires lifting and moving as much as 50 pounds as neededValid driver's licensePreferred RequirementsNICET Level III certification in Inspection and Testing of Water Based Systems#emiservicesBenefitsWhat We DoEMI is an industry-leading provider of DOD base operation support services, facilities maintenance, logistics, and IT support. EMI consistently delivers cost-saving through best value innovations and quality service that exceeds our clients' expectations.What Sets Us ApartThe Right Partner: EMI has grown by gaining our customers' trust and our employees' loyalty. We've successfully performed over 60 service contracts and we understand the unique challenges facing today's military. We offer exceptional responsiveness and a strong commitment to customer satisfaction. We demonstrate this commitment by consistently earning some of the highest customer satisfaction ratings in the industry.The Right Team: The EMI team includes over 250 high-achieving professionals, administrative and trades personnel deployed in various locations throughout the United States. At times, we augment our in-house capabilities with proven and capable business partners.The Right Approach: EMI brings vast expertise and proven solutions to augment our clients' operations. We provide a platform that delivers seamless mission support and exceptional customer service in a very cost-effective and repeatable solution.Generous benefits package consistent with Collective Bargaining AgreementHealth Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)Short Term & Long Term DisabilityTraining & DevelopmentWellness Resources