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Fire Alarm Technician

Company: Acuity International
Location: Washington
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Our vision aims to empower our clients by actively leveraging our broad range of services. With our global presence, we have career opportunities all across the world which can lead to a unique, exciting and fulfilling career path. Pick your path today! To see what career opportunities we have available, explore below to find your next career! COVID Notification: Candidates selected for a position must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved reasonable accommodation request on file for a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief that prevents them from complying with Acuity's mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement. To request a reasonable accommodation form, email The Fire Alarm Technician is responsible for providing specific responsibility for installing, repairing and/or replacing fire alarm systems and related equipment; maintaining a regular inspection schedule; documenting activities; assisting other skilled trades; and ensuring that tools and materials are available as needed. This position is based in the Washington DC Metro area, with periodic overseas travel. Responsibilities

  • Inspect, test, maintain and repair fire detection and suppression systems both addressable and conventional type.
  • Identify equipment and materials needed to perform the requirements.
  • Develop trip reports after a trip to document efforts and results.
  • Inspect newly installed fire suppression systems and systems such as smoke control systems, egress control, emergency lighting, exit lighting, and other life safety systems.
  • Assist with the development of written technical requirements, project scopes, testing plans, and other written technical documentation pertaining to their field of expertise.
  • Other duties as assigned by managementJob Requirements
    • NICET Level II (or equivalent) in Fire Alarm Systems or Inspection and Testing of Fire Alarm Systems.
    • 5 Years' fire sprinkler and/or fire pump experience performed at the Journeyman level.
    • Certification for at least one of the following fire alarm systems:
      • Notifier ONYX (3030/640/320)
      • Siemens MXL
      • Siemens XLS
      • Siemens System 3
      • Simplex 4100 U
      • You must have an active Secret clearance.
      • Must possess computer skills, Excel, Word, spread sheets, e-mail.
      • Must possess valid current US passport.Preferred Qualifications
        • Maintenance journeymen or master technicians experience highly desired.
        • Prior military experience
        • Experience working with diverse cultures in an austere, hazardous environment. Acuity International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. For OFCCP compliance, the taxable entity associated with this job posting is:Acuity Engineering & Technical Services, LLC

Keywords: Acuity International, Washington DC , Fire Alarm Technician, Professions , Washington, DC

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