15 days old
2017-11-292017-12-29

Field Technician II - Fire

Siemens
Charlotte, NC
**Field Technician II - Fire**







Locations:Charlotte, North Carolina







Job Family: Customer Services







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 218924



**Primary Location:** United States-North Carolina-Charlotte



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** Associate's Degree / College Diploma



**Travel Required:** 10%







**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, Healthcare 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.







**Job Description:**







Siemens is looking for an experienced Fire Solutions Field Technician to support our customers in the Charlotte Area. This technician coordinates, programs, and performs technical product implementation for newly installed Fire & Life Safety Systems (e.g. fire alarms, suppression systems, mass notification including integration with building automation, security, and other building technology systems). This opportunity can be upgraded to a more senior-level technician role for a candidate with Siemens product programming experience.







Responsibilities:







+ Verifies software and all points in the database; creates/reviews job -programming via computer for various systems.



+ Creates and uploads point database.



+ Backs up data from data servers.



+ Troubleshoots and resolves inconsistencies in the functions or sequence of operations.



+ Contacts Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for technical support when needed; drives issues to resolution.



+ Sets up and configures PC workstations and user-interfaces.



+ Works with customers on their integrated networks to resolve communications problems.



+ Managers Operational Testing, Verification, and Acceptance/ Final Testing.



+ Runs reports to analyze system operation.



+ Works with customer to demonstrate system operation and verify consistency with the contracted scope of work (e.g. Commissioning Agents or test-and-balance contractors).



+ Trains customers on system operations.



+ Completes and submits written reports.



+ Provides Plans and Control System Documents to engineering for as-built drawings.Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:



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



+ Required travel: 10%



+ Required experience: Two years of engineering/service experience working with Fire & Life Safety Systemsincluding knowledge of integration, networks, electrical concepts, and building operations, as well as the programming, job start-up and checkout, and troubleshooting of related systems.



+ Other requirements:



+ Excellent communication skills in English.



+ Proficiency with Microsoft Office and other service related tools.



+ 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, and Education:



+ Preferred education: Associates degree.







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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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