Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Alarm Systems
Fireguard, a leading commercial fire protection company in the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking an experienced FireAlarm 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.
Compensation: Competitive base pay and benefits package, in addition to on-call compensation.
Fireguard is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has been in the fire protection business for over 43 years serving Maryland, DC, Delaware, Virginia, and Southern Pennsylvania. Fireguard encourages initiative, independence, diversity, and personal career growth with sensitivity towards quality-of-life. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salary, medical and dental insurance coverage, vacation, and an employer-matched 401(k) Plan.
Qualified candidates should submit resume, with compensation requirements online.
Minimum of 2 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 1 Certification or higher strongly preferred.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications: Fireguard will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S. Any offer of employment is conditional to the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
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.