Siemens Field Service Technician I - Commercial Fire Alarm Systems in Cromwell, Connecticut

Field Service Technician I - Commercial Fire Alarm Systems

Locations:Cromwell, Connecticut

Job Family: Customer Services


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Building Technologies

Business Unit: Field Operations

Requisition Number: 210336

Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Cromwell

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Entry level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Building Technologies is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) as well as energy management products and services in the USA.

Job Description:

Position Overview

  • Assists with routine equipment installation, trial runs and service activity runs to ensure that it meets specifications for Commercial Fire Alarm Systems.

  • Provides assistance with training customers to maintain and adjust routine Fire Alarm equipment.

  • Performs routine maintenance on tools, test equipment, etc. and completes required service or systems paperwork.

  • Assists with responding to routine Fire Alarm service or systems calls.


  • Provides assistance in performing assigned tasks for fire life safety system services.

  • Assists in performing technical support program (TSP) tasks to include visual and functional testing on fire detection systems and field devices in accordance with all national and local standards.

  • Maintains complete and accurate documentation of tests performed. Assists in responding to service calls (emergency and on-site). Provides needed assistance with troubleshooting techniques and performs minor repairs as directed.

  • Assists and observes installing new fire life safety systems and wiring techniques.

  • Performs minor repairs as directed.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • 0-1 years experience inspecting fire alarm systems.

  • Field service and computer experience preferred.

  • Strong customer service skills.

  • Good organizational, verbal and written communication skills

  • Individual must possess a valid Driver’s license in good standing

  • Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan

  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience

  • Associate's degree in Electronics or other technical field preferred.


  • FASA/BASA Certified

  • Basic knowledge of AC/DC circuitry associated with low voltage systems


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