Siemens Service Technician Smart Buildings / Commercial Fire Alarm Systems Greater Des Moines in Ames, Iowa
Job Family: Engineering
Req ID: 353776
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What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
This entry-level position assists with commercial fire alarm system installation and commissioning, ensuring that all systems and components are designed, installed, tested, operated, and maintained according to the operational requirements of the customer. The right candidate will work well with others, take ownership, be a team player, and act with integrity. This position reports to the local Supervisor and takes direction from a mentor and Lead Technician.
Assist with the commissioning of new fire alarm systems on construction sites.
Document commissioning details; communicate deficiencies and progress.
Conduct testing and inspection of systems under maintenance agreement.
Respond to and complete system troubleshooting and repairs.
Identify code and non-conformance issues.
Plan work with mentor, Lead Technician, and Team Leader.
Report on activities completed, deferred, or requiring further action or material.
Submit accurate time and expense logs.
Work overtime when needed.
Adhere to 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
Must obtain NICET Fire Alarm Certification Level 1 within 12 months
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Must have good customer-facing and customer service skills
Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization
Must possess a valid driver's license with limited violations
Competitive salary based on qualifications
Health, dental, and vision plans with options
Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
Paid parental leave
Company cell phone and laptop
Extensive product training and professional career development
Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
Overtime, on-call pay, and company uniform and vehicle for eligible positions
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Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.
Experience Level: Early Professional
Full / Part time: Full-time
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