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Fire Technician (Full Time - Gainesville, VA)

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provides functional testing services, repair and inspection of fire detection systems installed at large commercial client sites. Position will be primarily responsible for managing field technicians, with some hands on work required if necessary. Below is an overview of the duties and responsibilities of those that the incumbent will be managing. Please note that this is a leadership position!

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Service position with continuous service to internal and/or external customers. * Performs installation, programming, repair, testing, and inspection of fire detection and signaling systems on a scheduled basis. * Expected to render all services in accordance with manufacturer instructions, related codes/standards and Company policies and procedures. * Responsible for scheduling inspections with customers, as required. * Provides all necessary documentation for Company records, customer records, the authority having jurisdiction and any other entity as required. * Communicates discrepancies, necessary system repairs and other important issues to the Company and the customer. * Follows up to ensure that suggested repairs to systems are performed. * Responsible for training Technician Trainees as assigned. * Expected to keep our word 100% of the time and work every day until our obligations are met, which may result in overtime. * Has and is expected to use the authority to make decisions that will provide successful transactions and satisfy customers. * Accuracy and timeliness is a must. * Handles each transaction in a way that positively spreads our Company's reputation. * Performs administrative duties as necessary, i.e., completing time sheets, time and material reports, and other reports related to the performance of duties and responsibilities. * Responsible for completing continuing education necessary to maintain current certifications and/or licenses as required for position. * Must continuously adhere to Company's Controlled Substances and Alcohol Standard. * Expected to work safely, by using good judgment and following all Company safety policies and work procedures with authority to stop an unsafe act. * Performs other related duties as required. EDUCATION AND

EXPERIENCE:

* High School diploma or equivalent required, plus * 2+ years of experience in fire protection systems preferred * Minimum Level I NICET certification in desired field required (or the ability to obtain Level I within the first 18 months of employment), OR * The equivalent combination of education and experience. * Sprinkler and Special Hazard experience a plus




About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.



The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

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Job Snapshot

Location US-VA-Gainesville
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $22.00 - $30.00 /Hour
Store Type Engineering & Aerospace, Other
Other Compensation: Pay based on experience
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Company Overview

Aerotek

We know that a company’s success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual’s success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek’s people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has become a leader in recruiting and staffing services by building quality relationships that allow us to place quality people in quality jobs. With more than 230 non-franchised offices, Aerotek’s 6,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 17,000 clients every year. To learn more, visit Aerotek.com. Learn More

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US-VA-Gainesville
Ian Hickman
7032792417
Snapshot
Aerotek
Company:
US-VA-Gainesville
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
$22.00 - $30.00 /Hour
Pay Rate:
Engineering & Aerospace, Other
Store Type:

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provides functional testing services, repair and inspection of fire detection systems installed at large commercial client sites. Position will be primarily responsible for managing field technicians, with some hands on work required if necessary. Below is an overview of the duties and responsibilities of those that the incumbent will be managing. Please note that this is a leadership position!

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Service position with continuous service to internal and/or external customers. * Performs installation, programming, repair, testing, and inspection of fire detection and signaling systems on a scheduled basis. * Expected to render all services in accordance with manufacturer instructions, related codes/standards and Company policies and procedures. * Responsible for scheduling inspections with customers, as required. * Provides all necessary documentation for Company records, customer records, the authority having jurisdiction and any other entity as required. * Communicates discrepancies, necessary system repairs and other important issues to the Company and the customer. * Follows up to ensure that suggested repairs to systems are performed. * Responsible for training Technician Trainees as assigned. * Expected to keep our word 100% of the time and work every day until our obligations are met, which may result in overtime. * Has and is expected to use the authority to make decisions that will provide successful transactions and satisfy customers. * Accuracy and timeliness is a must. * Handles each transaction in a way that positively spreads our Company's reputation. * Performs administrative duties as necessary, i.e., completing time sheets, time and material reports, and other reports related to the performance of duties and responsibilities. * Responsible for completing continuing education necessary to maintain current certifications and/or licenses as required for position. * Must continuously adhere to Company's Controlled Substances and Alcohol Standard. * Expected to work safely, by using good judgment and following all Company safety policies and work procedures with authority to stop an unsafe act. * Performs other related duties as required. EDUCATION AND

EXPERIENCE:

* High School diploma or equivalent required, plus * 2+ years of experience in fire protection systems preferred * Minimum Level I NICET certification in desired field required (or the ability to obtain Level I within the first 18 months of employment), OR * The equivalent combination of education and experience. * Sprinkler and Special Hazard experience a plus




About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.



The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

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