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

Service Supervisor - Fire Systems

Siemens
Austin, TX
**Service Supervisor - Fire Systems**







Locations:Austin, Texas











Job Family: Customer Services











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**Job Description**















**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Field Operations



**Requisition Number:** 217306



**Primary Location:** United States-Texas-Austin



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



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



**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, 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**























Supervises the operation of multiple installations, including creating and implementing work plans for Commercial Fire/Life Safety & Security Systems.











Completes maintenance contracts and service agreements and ensures they are being met.











Supervises projects within the business, including project organization, definition, planning, implementation and control.











Supervises operational activities on an ongoing daily basis, exercising tight cost control and maximizing price realization.











Seeks customer feedback and takes action to ensure customer satisfaction.











Assists with job cost re-estimates.























**Responsibilities**























First line supervisory position. Manages service and field specialists. Manages multiple service project with a total revenue less than five million(<5M).











Supervises the activities and performance of all service project management.











Provides technical support, expertise, leadership and accountability for service projects, service agreements, and/or T&M work in assigned geographic area or location.











Plans, organizes, directs and controls all service work and service project activities for assigned projects and/or service accounts. Supervises employees to ensure schedules are maintained and service work proceeds according to plans, resulting from service agreement proposals, service project proposal and cost estimates. Also ensures T&M work is completed in an effective and profitable fashion. Supervises account engineering activities including service project work, material ordering, shipping, service agreement labor plans,, customer satisfaction and service accounts receivable.











Plans and justifies manpower, staffing requirements, tools, and other appropriate investments for effective and timely execution of assigned service work. Utilizes the Service agreement low GM improvement process, service tools, and assists in monthly forecasting.











Ensures proper job management and cost control by reviewing service financial statements with engineers. Maintains and improves booked margins for service agreements.











Directs and supervises the development of service agreement plans and the use of those plans in the monitoring and control of progress in the execution of the work. Reviews customer feedback and ensures service agreement retention and account growth goals are achieved including adds, extras, upgrades, escalations, and timely renewals.











Develops manpower schedules and loading to ensure contract completion and labor leveling. Maintains timely communications and harmonious relationships between solutions, service, and sales so that project completion and turnover to service can be coordinated to customer disruptions, to maximize our profitability and to insure a smooth transition to a service agreement.











Builds and maintains an effective service operations organization committed to customer and employee satisfaction and profitable growth. Manages or advises on hiring, training and development, allocation and performance assessment of personnel within area of responsibility. Provides the tools, training and environment required to achieve employee success.























**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience**











Requires two years of college or technical school resulting in an Associate's degree or equivalent.











5+ Years Experience in Engineering or Project Management of fire systems











3+ Years of Supervisory Experience











\# Employees Supervised: 8-17











NICET II fire alarm panel certification











Individual must possess a valid Drivers license in good standing and 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. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States._























**Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience**











Bachelors degree preferred.











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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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