Systems Specialist I - Fire Alarm Systems - Hartford, CT
Business Unit: Field Operations
Requisition Number: 234682
Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Cromwell
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 5%
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.
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We are searching for a System Specialist I (Fire Safety Systems) who will report directly to the Operations Manager, and who will play a key role in the design, installation, and implementation of all technical aspects of Fire Safety Systems. These will be newly installed FSS systems in retrofit or newly constructed buildings. This role will be based out of Cromwell, CT and will focus on vertical markets of K-12, Higher education, Health Care, Office, Pharma, etc.
-Works with project management and engineering team to review jobs specifications and design needs.
-Generates operating programs for fire alarm systems.
-Performs electrical work necessary to install systems, and general electrical infrastructure.
-Troubleshoots and repairs complex electronic systems within new construction, and owner occupied buildings.
-Some experience with fire alarm systems. Experience could be as electrician, installer, or fire alarm technician.
-High School diploma required. Technical school program strongly desired.
-Must have knowledge of computers and MS Suite of products and systems.
-Strong documentation and communication skills desired.
-Independent, self learner and high desire for high quality products and systems.
-Must possess a valid drivers license in good standing.
-Must be 21 years of age with a valid drivers license in good standing in order to participate in the required Siemens
-IT networking strongly desired.
-Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
- A competitive base salary
- Very good health/vision/dental plans, matching 401K, and life insurance.
- Extensive product training, along with career development.