Siemens Fire Sprinkler Inspector – Smart Buildings - Houston, TX in Katy, Texas
Job Family: Manufacturing
Req ID: 345581
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What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
This position performs inspections, testing, and maintenance on fire sprinkler systems and other water-based systems in accordance with all national and local standards.
Provide inspection, testing, and service for wet, dry, pre-action, and deluge fire sprinkler systems; standpipes; backflow preventors; fire hydrants; and fire pumps per NFPA 25 standards.
Complete required documentation including deficiency repair recommendations.
Discuss noted deficiencies, remedies, and pricing with customers and follow up on corrective actions.
Follow and maintain highly-structured inspection schedules.
Maintain complete and accurate documentation of all tests performed. Generate reports within Siemens tools and upload to required city municipality websites.
Complete service ticket documentation and inspection reports before leaving customer site.
Provide instructions to customer’s personnel regarding proper operation and routine inspections; assist with training.
Work overtime when needed.
Adhere to local, corporate, and OSHA safety policies and procedures.
Complete required training and certifications within the time requirements for this role.
Provide hands-on training and coaching of entry-level inspectors.
Maintain vehicle stock, tools, and equipment.
High school diploma or state-recognized GED
Experience performing Inspections, Testing, and Maintenance (ITM) of Fire Sprinkler and/or Fire Life Safety Systems; 2+ years preferred
Ability to read and understand design and construction documents
NICET Inspection and Testing Water-Based Systems Level II or state certification preferred
Experience estimating service repairs preferred
Experience with Fire Alarm, Fire Extinguishers, Emergency Lighting, and other Life Safety services preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Must be able to use hand tools, laptop, email, smartphone, and tablet
Must be able to carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 75 pounds unassisted
Ability to work in a team environment providing dedicated support to our customers
Must obtain NICET Certification in Inspection and Testing Water-Based Systems Level II or state certification within 12 months
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Must have good customer-facing and customer service skills
Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States
Must possess a valid driver's license with limited violations
Competitive salary based on qualifications
Health, dental, and vision plans with options
Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
Paid parental leave
Company cell phone and laptop
Extensive product training and professional career development
Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
Overtime, on-call pay, and company uniform and vehicle for eligible positions
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, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, domestic partner status, disability, weight, height or AIDS/HIV status, protected veteran or military status, other categories protected by federal, state, or local law, and regardless of whether the qualified applicants are individuals with disabilities.
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.
Experience Level: Early Professional
Full / Part time: Full-time
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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