NSA BOSS : Fire Detection Technician
Responsible for operating with minimal supervision while performing fire detection inspections and major / minor repairs.
Responsible for the effective execution and documentation of prescheduled system inspections. Technician must understand requirements in accordance with NFPA 72 and UFC 3-601-02 and local Authorities Having Jurisdiction.
Performs other related tasks as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Perform on-site inspection, testing, troubleshooting, and repair of various fire alarm systems / associated devices in accordance with NFPA-72 and UFC 3-601-02 standards.
Have a working knowledge of test equipment including multi-meters, digital analyzers, frequency meters, decibel meters, and communicating devices.
Responsible for reading and understanding assigned project documentation and work orders including scope of work for inspections and determine if additional information is needed.
Be able to complete necessary documentation.
Develop a thorough understanding of integrating a fire alarm system with HVAC controls, smoke management systems, elevator controllers, and sprinkler / suppression systems. -
Be able to coordinate between inspection deficiencies and the service required to correct found deficiencies.
Prepare associated paperwork / forms for customer service activities. Return completed documentation required for master customer file, future inspections, and service in a timely manner as required by procedures.
Honor all schedules, including customer commitments.
Be able to interpret company policies and enforce safety regulations while on the job. -
Maintain all maintenance and upkeep of company provided vehicles, returning proper documentation as required.
Submit job receipts to appropriate personnel at the end of every workday.
Complete all required, mandatory, and recommended training.
Ensure job quality and customer satisfaction is maintained in every stage of the project.
Interact with upper management and other trades and customers to build lasting relationships.
Inform Leadership of all issues affecting production, materials, schedule, and relationships.
Maintain upkeep and whereabouts for all equipment pieces in your possession.
Be willing to accept other reasonable duties that may be assigned to you.
Must have a can do attitude and be able to take on individual responsibilities with minimal over site.
Must be self-motivated, have a positive outlook and have the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment.
Must have great communication skills (face-to-face, phone, text, and email) and be able to work seamlessly with various personality types you may encounter (including other employees and customers).
Must know how to quickly read and interpret blueprints, diagrams and schematics.
Must always maintain a professional appearance. This includes being well groomed (clean cut hair), wearing collared shirts and nice denims or khakis (no baggy or torn pants), using appropriate shoes, removing facial or ear jewelry, and refraining from unsafe accessories (such as wallet chains, bracelets, etc.).
Must have experience with computers and software including excel, Microsoft outlook, and PDF exchange.
EDUCATION and / or EXPERIENCE :
High School diploma / GED (Required)
Strong working knowledge of life safety and NFPA codes. NICET II. (Equivalent experience will be considered assuming individual pursues NICET education.)
Working knowledge of alarm panels, devices and critical components. (Required)
Working knowledge of EST, Simplex, Fire lite, Siemens, and Notifier fire panels. (Required)
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS :
Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record (Required)
NICET level 2 in fire alarm systems (Required)
Factory certifications in EST, Simplex, Fire lite, Siemens, and Notifier fire panels (Preferred)
WORK AUTHORIZATION :
United States (Required)
Background Check (Required)
PHYSICAL DEMANDS :
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
The employee is required to stand, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Scheduled Weekly Hours :
KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors.
KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses :
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floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services
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