Siemens Field Technician I - Commercial Fire Alarm Systems -– Norfolk, VA in Norfolk, Virginia

Field Technician I - Commercial Fire Alarm Systems -– Norfolk, VA

Locations:Norfolk, Virginia

Job Family: Customer Services

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Job Description

Division: Building Technologies

Business Unit: Field Operations

Requisition Number: 212136

Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Norfolk

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Entry level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Building Technologies Division 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 protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.

For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm

Job Description:

DivisionDescription:

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.

Position Overview :

  • Assists withroutine equipment installation, trial runs and service activity runs toensure that it meets specifications for Commercial Fire Alarm Systems.

  • Provides assistancewith training customers to maintain and adjust routine Fire Alarmequipment.

  • Performs routinemaintenance on tools, test equipment, etc. and completes required serviceor systems paperwork.

  • Assists withresponding to routine Fire Alarm service or systems calls.

Responsibilities:

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

  • Assists inperforming technical support program (TSP) tasks to include visual andfunctional testing on fire detection systems and field devices inaccordance with all national and local standards.

  • Maintains completeand accurate documentation of tests performed. Assists in responding toservice calls (emergency and on-site). Provides needed assistance withtroubleshooting techniques and performs minor repairs as directed.

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

  • Performs minorrepairs as directed.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:

  • High School Diplomaor GED.

  • 0-1 yearsexperience inspecting fire alarm systems.

  • Field service andcomputer experience preferred.

  • Strong customerservice skills.

  • Goodorganizational, verbal and written communication skills

  • Individual mustpossess a valid Driver’s license in good standing

  • Individual must beat least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemensvehicle plan

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

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Associate's degreein Electronics or other technical field preferred.

  • NICET I

  • FASA/BASA Certified

  • Basic knowledge ofAC/DC circuitry associated with low voltage systems

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

EEO is the Law

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .