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2018-02-092018-03-11

Field Service Technician II - Fire Systems

Siemens
Bellevue, WA
**Field Service Technician II - Fire Systems**







Locations:Bellevue, Washington







Job Family: Customer Services







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 214039



**Primary Location:** United States-Washington-Bellevue



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



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



**Travel Required:** 20%







**Division Description:**







Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.







The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.







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







**Job Description:**







Position Overview:







Performs technical service to customers Fire Life Safety systems to ensure that they are maintained in accordance with NFPA standards and local AHJ requirements.







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.







Duties:







+ Independently or as part of a team, 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. Returnsequipment 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:







+ A.S. degree in Electronics or related field, or equivalent experience in the installation and maintenance of lowvoltage electronic systems.



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



+ Strong customer service skills. Good verbal and written communications skills.Skilled in the PC applications and in the use of word processing and spreadsheet programsAbility to lift seventy-five (75) pounds unassisted.



+ Individual must be at least 21 years of age and have a drivers license in good standing in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan







Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Education:







+ NICET Certification Requirements. (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technology)Level IIFire Alarm Certification.



+ Washington State or local fire alarm planner or contractor license as required by state regulations.







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**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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