16 days old
2017-11-282017-12-28

Fire Service Technician - Fire & Life Safety Systems - Las Vegas NV

Siemens
Las Vegas, NV
**Fire Service Technician - Fire & Life Safety Systems - Las Vegas NV**







Locations:Las Vegas, Nevada







Job Family: Engineering







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 219014



**Primary Location:** United States-Nevada-Las Vegas



**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 a Field Service Technician to join our Las Vegas team. The Field Service Technician coordinates, manages, implements, and services new equipment installation for Commercial Fire & Life Safety and Security Systems customers. This is a great opportunity for someone with an electrical background to join Siemens and learn more about our industry.







Responsibilities:







+ Provides technical service to customer Fire Safety systems including technical support during the installation and commissioning of new or expanded systems.



+ Coordinates with contractors in the process of installation of systems sold by a branch office. Performs system commissioning on systems including loading software programs and implementing modifications as necessary.



+ Conducts testing and inspects systems under maintenance agreements. Responds and carries out to completion any troubleshooting and repairs to assigned customer systems. 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. Identifies code issues and non-conformance issues. Makes recommendations regarding both systems installations and service contract facilities.



+ Reports daily on activities completed, deferred, requiring further action or material.



+ Participates in On-Call assignments/ schedules as required.







Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:







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



+ Required travel: 20%



+ Required experience: Hands-on electrical service experience and the aptitude required to successfully learn, install, and maintain fire & life safety systems.



+ Other requirements:







+ NICET Certification Requirements. (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technology) Level II Fire Alarm Certification within 24 months of hire; State or local fire alarm planner or contractor license as required by state regulations within 24 months of hire.



+ Strong customer service skills.



+ Good verbal and written communications skills in English



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



+ Ability to lift seventy-five (75) pounds unassisted.



+ Individual must possess a valid Drivers license in good standing



+ Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan



+ Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States, and will not require employer-sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.







Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:







+ Preferred education: Associates Degree in Electronics or related field.



+ Preferred experience: Experience installing or maintaining fire & life safety equipment.







*LI-PJC







**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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