Electrical and Mechanical Systems Engineering Technology Certifications:
Fire Alarm Systems
Mechanical - Fire Protection, Mechanical Engineering
4 Year Degree
Ability to analyze and accurately evaluate candidate submitted documents against established requirements for all levels of certification.
Ability to interact effectively and diplomatically with customers and all other stakeholders in a variety of situations.
Excellent command and professional application of the English language and applicable industrial idioms in verbal and written communications.
Organizational skills to accurately and efficiently process customers’ files and then communicate clearly and professionally any deficiencies noted and the processes to follow in their resolution.
Production-oriented approach to independent and collaborative assignments employing goal setting, time management, status tracking, and teambuilding skills to attain organizational objectives in a professional and timely manner.
Ability to skillfully engage in industry networking activities and perform public speaking assignments.
Capability to manage concurrent processes and projects to meet established deadlines.
Ability and availability to travel as necessary to participate in industry events, make presentations, and perform other networking functions.
Consistently and precisely analyze and evaluate Level I, II, III, and IV certification candidates’ work experience documents and credentials against established certification criteria, NICET policies, Code of Ethics, and internal guidelines exercising sound judgement to determine appropriate action.
Professionally respond to and assist customers by providing individualized expert subfield specific technical direction in the resolution of work experience evaluation and other certification matters.
Prepare and deliver professional presentations to stakeholder groups as appropriate.
Maintain appropriate records of customer interactions, queries, and candidate documentation and certification activities.
Implement quality control measures and maintain accurate activity/productivity reports as required.
Assist other departments and perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, engineering technology or other STEM-related specialty.
Minimum of ten years of experience working in the engineering sector in a technical position(s), or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience with technical writing, and the preparation and delivery of technical presentations.
Experience with industry associations and professional societies, including participation in committee and networking activities highly desirable.
Experience with technical/professional credentialing or licensing is desirable.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and experience with data management programs is essential.
The National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), a division of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), is a nationally recognized professional certification organization. NICET offers more than a dozen specialty certifications in the fields of Fire Protection, Transportation, Construction Materials Testing and more. The career track certification provides credentialing for entry to senior level technicians and is measure of qualifications relied on by authorities having jurisdiction, government entities, employers and contract specifiers.