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Stanley Acess Technologies Fire Inspector/Service Tech in Salt Lake City, Utah

71045BRTitle:Fire Inspector/Service TechBusiness:US - SSS - CSS State/Country/Province:Utah No. of Positions:1Job Description:Are you interested in joining one of the world’s largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies? If so, you have come to the right place. Stanley Black & Decker is an $11B Fortune 500 company that offers a rich and storied history dating back to 1843.

This opportunity resides within STANLEY Electronic Security NA global division of Stanley Black & Decker. At STANLEY Electronic Security NA we design, install, service, and monitor electronic security systems that integrate intrusion, fire, video surveillance, access control and monitoring applications. With today's most comprehensive solutions, services, and technologies, STANLEY Electronic Security NA is the electronic security system provider of choice for industrial, government, commercial, and national account customers such as schools, hospitals, retailers, financial institutions, airports and more.

Currently, we are in an accelerated growth phase in a rapidly expanding industry. There’s never been a better time to join our security team. We are seeking a motivated, self-driven individual looking for a long-term position as a Fire Inspector/Service Technician for our Security Business.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Fire Inspector/Service Technician is a technician who spends the majority of their time in the field on customer sites. They provide the technical skills and abilities for inspecting and testing automatic fire alarm and sprinkler systems in accordance with local, county, state, and federal mandated standards at contractually prescribed frequencies. They are integral in supporting the customer with accountability for managing the Customer Experience at their assigned job sites. The skills required in a Fire Inspector/Service Tech may vary depending upon the job location they are deployed in, though there are some basic requirements that each Fire Inspector should possess.

This position will work closely with other departments such as Sales, Engineering and Core Operations as well as with external product manufacturers and sub-contracting companies.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Follows an established schedule to inspect automatic fire alarm and sprinkler systems at the customer premises.

  • Inspects control panels and wiring for trouble indications.

  • Tests and inspects the condition/operability of devices (sensors), standby battery, power sources, and alarm transmitting controls.

  • Simulates alarm conditions at initiating points by using test switches and valves, or by carefully applying heat, test smoke or manufacturers specified methods or devices.

  • Ensures alarm signals are properly transmitted by the controls and received by the monitoring Customer Service Center.

  • May make minor repairs of systems by replacing inoperative circuit boards, damaged components, low batteries, etc. Seeks opportunities for change orders.

  • Maintains tests and inspection records for the customer locations securing them appropriately as directed by their branch for safe keeping. Responsible for proper documentation of inspections issues/actions/resolution both internally and externally.

  • Assists representatives from the branch, fire insurance, fire rating or alarm certification community in the testing of customer systems.

  • Promotes, builds upon and maintains good customer relations and assists with contract retention. Projects professionalism and a positive image to customers and suppliers maintain a clean, orderly and professional vehicle image as well as personal image.

  • Keeps abreast of changes and new developments in products and technology. Attends and completes training programs as requested.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Demonstrated Technical aptitude and basic understanding of electronics, wiring, local and national codes

  • Ability to operate hand tools at all angles

  • Ability to perform overhead tasks working in attics and crawl spaces

  • Professional verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to communicate fluently with the customers and should possess good customer service skills

  • Ability to plan own work and the work of others to meet defined work plans and objectives

  • Ability to work effectively in a diverse work group

  • Ability and willingness to work in adverse setting and climatic conditions

  • Working outside of normal business hours as necessitated by testing schedule and customer demands is required

  • Office equipment skills with the ability to use a scanner and save files as necessary to shared drives and archive devices

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • NICET or Fire Alarm Certification

  • 1+ years of experience installing and/or servicing intrusion, fire alarm, access control, and CCTV security systems with basic understanding of electronics, wiring, local and national codes

  • 1+ years experience with fire inspections or fire testing and working knowledge or UL systems

  • Basic computer skills and comfort with smart phone devices, laptop computers and electronic filing of documents

  • A valid state driver’s license, without restrictions

  • High school diploma or GED

Preferred:

  • Vocational/technical degree in electrical, security, or computer systems

  • ESA Alarm Technician Certificate

  • Demonstrated Technical aptitude and basic understanding of electronics, wiring, local and national codes

Working Conditions:

This position will be required to travel locally to various customer sites and office environments including new construction sites, where various working conditions exist.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Moderate to semi-strenuous physical activity required by handling objects up to 50 pounds occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds frequently. May need to carry/load items up to 75 lbs. with assistance.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to sit and work on a laptop computer or smart phone; stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. This position is also required to climb ladders that may extend up to 24ft in height and perform overhead work.

SBDCSSRequisition Number:71045BRFunction:Service/Install City:Salt Lake CityEEO Statement:All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.Featured Category on SBD Careers:Field Service

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