17 days old
2017-11-302017-12-30

Field Service Technician II - Fire Service - Phoenix AZ

Siemens
Phoenix, AZ
**Field Service Technician II - Fire Service - Phoenix AZ**







Locations:Phoenix, Arizona







Job Family: Engineering







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 218709



**Primary Location:** United States-Arizona-Phoenix



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** High School Diploma / (GED)



**Travel Required:** 20%







**Division Description:**







The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/buildingtechnologies.htm







**Job Description:**







**Overview:**







Siemens is seeking an experienced field technician to support our Fire & Life Safety customers in the Phoenix area. This role provides technical service for customers Fire & Life Safety systems to ensure that they are maintained in accordance with National Fire Protection Association standards and local Authorities Having Jurisdiction requirements.







**Responsibilities:**







+ Provides technical support and executes the software programming and implementation of fire alarm moves, adds and changes (MAC) projects.



+ Provides on-site coordination for electrical installation of fire alarm components.



+ Responsible for the coordination of final fire inspections and functional performance testing with the AHJ.



+ Completes the regularly scheduled test and inspections of commercial fire alarm systems. Conducts testing for complex fire alarm inspections requiring multiple field personnel. Identifies and reports all system discrepancies found during inspections, identifying code and non-conformance issues as well as system upgrade opportunities, and assists in field pricing of repairs. Documents all service activities and enters time worked daily through mobile reporting tool.



+ Ensures company-owned test equipment and installation equipment is in proper working order. Returns equipment in need of repair or calibration to the office in a timely manner.



+ Responsible for performing fire alarm discrepancy repairs for items identified during test and inspections. Also responsible for responding to emergency service call for the troubleshooting and repair for assigned customers fire alarm systems.



+ Participates in On-Call rotation to provide 24/7 coverage for emergency service to our customers.



+ Acts as a mentor for junior personnel providing on-the-job training for Fire Alarm test and inspection services, troubleshooting and repairs and implementation of MAC projects.







**Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Education:**







+ Required education: High school diploma, state-recognized GED, or state recognized high school proficiency exam.



+ Required travel: 15%



+ Required experience: 3+ years of experience in the installation and maintenance of Fire Safety products.



+ Other requirements:



+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.



+ Skilled in the PC applications and in the use of word processing and spreadsheet programs



+ Ability to lift 75 pounds unassisted.



+ Ability to work in the U.S. without a need for current or future sponsorship.



+ Must be at least 21 years old to participate in required Siemens vehicle plan.



+ Must have a valid driver's license in good standing.







**Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Education:**







+ Associates Degree in Electronics or related field.



+ NICET (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technology) Level II Fire Alarm Certification preferred.







**Why Siemens?**







+ Competitive compensation.



+ Excellent health, vision, and dental plans with many options from which to choose.



+ All employees receive Life Insurance, Short, and Long Term Disability coverage.



+ 401k match dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary.



+ Education reimbursement programs available.



+ Extensive product training and professional career development.







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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