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

Senior Fire Sprinkler Inspector - Phoenix AZ

Siemens
Phoenix, AZ
**Senior Fire Sprinkler Inspector - Phoenix AZ**







Locations:Phoenix, Arizona







Job Family: Customer Services







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 218471



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



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Senior level



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



**Travel Required:** 5%







**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:**







Position Overview:







Reporting to the Service Supervisor, this position is responsible for providing inspection, testing and preventive maintenance service for fire sprinkler equipment to comply with NFPA25 Standards as well as state and local codes; completing required documentation including deficiency repair recommendations; performing and/or coordinating work for compliance. Must have working knowledge of Wet, Dry, Pre-Action and Deluge Sprinkler Systems and layout.







Responsibilities:







+ Responsible for the execution of service schedules including routine servicing, inspection, and up sell to successfully complete projects while exceeding customers expectations. The Fire Sprinkler Inspector combines working knowledge of technical/professional principles and concepts with in-depth knowledge of team objectives.



+ Ensures the quality and service of self and others.



+ Meets customer expectations while performing quality inspections. Performs routine inspections, testing, servicing, and preventative maintenance of sprinkler and life safety systems.



+ Completes Service Orders with proper coding through communication devices, such as laptop computers and/or hard copy. Follows and maintains a highly structured inspection schedule. Inputs, retrieves, and archives inspection documentation program via the laptop computer. Makes minor repairs while under direct authorized supervision. Complete assigned inspections on time. Perform other duties as assigned (occasional out-of-town work is required).



+ Performs fire protection inspections and preventive maintenance services on Fire Alarm systems, Security Systems, and Automatic Sprinkler Systems.



+ Maintains professional and timely communication with customers to assure problem resolution.



+ Organizes and effectively utilizes technical resources, information, material, and team-support to assure efficient execution of all assigned tasks.







Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:







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



+ Required experience: Two years of experience in service, installation, inspections, sales or management in the fire sprinkler industry.



+ Required travel: 10%



+ Other requirements:







+ Must have working knowledge of sprinkler controls, alarm panels, devices, and critical components. Strong working knowledge of life safety and local and national NFPA codes.



+ NICET Level II Certificated in Sprinkler Inspection and Testing to be earned within 12 months of hire to retain position.



+ Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office.







o Ability to work in a variety of circumstances including climbing ladders, scaffolds and high-lift equipment as well as working in ducts, crawl spaces and above ceilings. Must be able to carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 40 pounds.







o Must be able to work overtime, including weekends and holidays as well as alternative shifts or work nights when required.







o Must have excellent communications skills (written and verbal) in English, using tact and diplomacy when dealing with customers.







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







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







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







Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:







Preferred education: Bachelors degree.







Other preferences:







o Fire pump and/or fire backflow prevention device inspection and testing experience highly desired.







o Knowledge of fire alarm circuitry, associated low voltage systems, and basic fire alarm maintenance is a plus.







o Current RME-I license.







*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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