Electrical and Mechanical Systems Engineering Technology Certifications:
Fire Alarm Systems
Mechanical - Fire Protection, Mechanical Engineering
Fireguard, a leading commercial fire protection company in the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking an experienced Fire Alarm Technician with outstanding customer service skills to join our growing service team.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Program and service fire alarm systems of all makes and models;
Diagnose trouble signals on fire alarm panels, and perform repairs as required;
Serve as a technical advisor on systems programming and configuration, and coordinate code requirements with local fire marshals as needed;
Perform all duties required to successfully complete projects within estimate and according to specifications;
Perform complete site surveys and visual inspections of all system devices;
Survey and prepare customer site for testing of alarm systems;
Perform testing of fire alarm systems, noting existing and potential deficiencies;
Functionally-test Indicating Devices, Notification Appliances, and all other peripherals and system components;
Communicate system performance and deficiencies to customers and to Fireguard account managers for accurate and efficient quoting of recommended repairs.
Minimum of 4 years related experience in a fire alarm service technician capacity.
Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record.
Ability to be available for on-call duties when scheduled.
Excellent communication and decision-making skills.
NICET Level 2 Certification or higher strongly preferred.
For over 45 years, Fireguard has offered complete fire protection services for companies throughout the Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C. region. Fireguard has the full-scale capability that comes with being one of the most experienced fire protection companies in the region, but still maintains personal, one-on-one service for our customers, with knowledgeable, dedicated account representatives.Founded in 1973, Fireguard is headquartered in the BWI corridor, where we maintain a modern training facility we call Fireguard U. We believe in providing our technicians with continuing education and training as a means to encourage their growth and maximize their capabilities while simultaneously providing value and earning trust with our customers.