Life Safety Technician

Life Safety Services
Philadelphia, PA
Aug 03, 2017
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Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

• Testing the operability of fire & smoke dampers per NFPA code

• Testing of fire and smoke doors per NFPA Code

• Making non accessible dampers accessible

• Inspection of firewalls per NFPA code

• Providing accurate documentation for customer code compliance

• Maintain professional, timely, communication with customers

• Attend Job Training Activities

  • Experience in customer service and working with the public
  • Experience in mechanical, HVAC, electrical repair and installation preferred, but not required
  • Experience in carpentry, drywall, and insulation knowledge a plus
  • Experience in fire stopping methodology helpful
  • Ability to interpret life safety drawings
  • Must be self-motivated and possess the ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Must have ability to work in a variety of circumstances including climbing ladders, scaffolds and high-lift equipment with maximum load of 250lbs
  • Must be able to work in ducts, crawl spaces and above ceilings that all have limited space
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Good record keeping and tracking of facilities inspections
  • Professional appearance
  • Must provide own tools
  • Knowledge of computers software (Word, Excel and Email)
  • Travel required - 10 day gone, 4 day home rotation

Additional requirements
  • Must be able to be on your feet all day
  • Must be able to climb and work from a ladder for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 30 or 40 pounds over your head while on a ladder
  • Must be able to work in tight spaces
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must have valid driver license
  • Must pass drug screen, criminal background check & physical exam

Company Description
Company Overview

LSS Life Safety Services® specializes in the inspection, installation and repair of fire and smoke dampers, fire doors and fire barrier management services in commercial facilities across the United States. Considered a leader in the fire safety industry, LSS Life Safety Services® is committed to providing commercial facilities with fire protection inspections of the highest quality to ensure compliance with NFPAs critical Life Safety Code®.

LSS Life Safety Services is among the fastest growing companies in the industry. Much of this success is attributed to our employees, who strive to demonstrate five core values every day: Dependable, Pride & Ownership of Work, Accountable, Problem Solving and Empathy & Respect. If you share these five values, join our team.

Philadelphia, PA


Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:39:30 PDT