Siemens System Technician I Smart Buildings / Fire Alarm St. Louis Metro in Troy, Illinois
Job Family: Engineering
Req ID: 371976
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What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
This position participates in the installation of, programming, startup and commissioning of fire alarm equipment that has been newly installed. Systems include fire safety, mass notification systems, detectors and field peripherals. You will communicate design details to customers, installation and service teams and subcontractors. You will also collaborate with other trades to successfully complete projects while exceeding customers’ expectations.
Operational Testing, Verification and Acceptance: Run routine reports to review system operation. Technical issues will be reviewed with manager and customer to decide the best course of action.
Participate in final inspection and testing. Supports the assurance of customer acceptance and the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ). Assists with training of customers on system operations. Completes and submits daily routine written reports; provides plans and Fire Safety System Documents to engineering for as-built drawings.
Identify code and non-conformance issues and make recommendations for system installation. Project Site Communication and Coordination: May support others with the scheduling of trade contractors to coordinate startup services. Enforce local, corporate and OSHA safety policies and procedures.
High school diploma or state-recognized GED; Associate degree preferred
Proven electro-mechanical aptitude (based on previous experience and/or education) and user PC/software skill
Ability to read and understand design and construction documents
Must be able to differentiate types/colors of wire
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
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
Must obtain NICET Fire Alarm Certification Level 1 within 18 months
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization
Must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid driver's license with limited violations
Competitive salary based on qualifications
Health, Dental and Vision plans with options from which to choose
Competitive paid time off plan, holidays and floating holidays
Company cell phone and laptop
Extensive product training and professional career development
Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
Overtime, on-call pay, company uniform and vehicle, for eligible positions
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