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Fire Alarm Inspector

at Johnson Controls.

Posted: 10/31/2018
Job Reference #: WD30056335299
Keywords: alarm

Job Description

What you will do

Fire Alarm Inspectors are responsible for conducting routine inspections, testing, service, and preventative maintenance on Electrical, Fire Alarm, or Suppression life safety product lines as well as similar competitive manufacturers' product lines.

 

How you will do it

  • Work with low voltage wiring and associated devices for the operation of low voltage equipment.
  • Complete Service Acknowledgements with proper coding through communication devices such as laptop computers and/or hard copy.
  • Follow and maintain a highly structured inspection schedule.
  • Input, retrieve and archive inspection documents via laptop computer.
  • Make minor repairs and programming changes with minimal supervision.
  • Provide technical training to less senior inspectors and trainees.
  • Complete assigned inspections on time.  
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



Qualifications

What we look for

Required

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2-5 years or more of documented experience in low voltage electrical systems.
  • Fire and /or Life Safety Systems experience
  • Experience in reading and interpreting blueprints, diagrams, submittals, specifications, programs schematics and operational/product manuals.
  • Experience with hand tools and multi-meter usage.
  • Demonstrates an aptitude for troubleshooting systems.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Proficiency with using PCs including working knowledge of MS Excel / Word as well as iPhone apps.
  • Capable of performing physical labor to include carrying and moving equipment and tools up to 40 lbs.
  • Able to work in unusual and sometimes difficult position such as climbing ladders, scaffolding and high lift equipment up to 40 feet, working within ducts, crawl spaces, above ceilings, etc.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including weekends to meet customer requirements.
  • Willing to travel out of town including overnight lodging.
  • Demonstrate a high level of customer service.
  • Self-starter that can work with little to no supervision.
  • Ability to adhere to, implement, and follow safety guidelines and procedures at all times.
  • Strong organizational skills, positive attitude, and an ability to learn quickly.
  • Possess a valid driver's license and driving record that meets company requirements.
  • Able to pass a pre-employment background and drug test.
  • Able to obtain and retain any licenses that are required by National, State and Local codes.
  • Ability to work an on-call rotation, including evening and weekend hours

Preferred

  • NICET level II certification in fire alarm systems
  • Fire suppression experience

What else you'll get

Supportive team environment, flexible schedule, mobile device, laptop, company vehicle. Add to that a competitive salary, best in class benefits package that starts on day 1, which includes medical, dental & vision, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, paid time off and career growth opportunities.

 

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou.