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Fire Suppression/Extinguisher Tech

Job description

Requisition Number S1643

Position Number 998662

Position Classification Title Electronics Specialist

Functional Title Fire Suppression/Extinguisher Tech

Position Type Staff

Position Summary

This position will be required to perform skilled work in the maintenance of Fire Extinguishing Devices, Fire Alarm and Life Safety Systems. This position may be assigned to a specific system or may work with multiple systems. Examples of equipment/systems maintained by this Electronics Tech include Fire Alarm Systems and Fire Extinguishers and other systems as assigned. This requires knowledge of NFPA and other life safety systems codes and standards. Most work is performed under direct supervision of the Lead Fire Alarm Tech.

This will be a second shift position with normal working hours of 3:00-11:30pm. Work hours may be adjusted to first shift (8:00am-4:30pm) for training purposes.

Fire Extinguisher Inspection - 40% Maintenance of Fire Extinguishers and Life Safety Equipment - 30%
Repair of Fire Alarm Systems - 20% Record Keeping and Administration of all Testing and Inspections of Fire Extinguishers - 5% Safety and Health Management - 5%

Minimum Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications

NICET Level II or higher
Three to Five years' experience in Fire Alarm Maintenance/Inspections
Fire Extinguisher Maintenance/Inspection Experience

Alternate Option

If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are required to upload a list of at least three (3) professional references that includes:

  1. Name,
  2. Company Name,
  3. Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic, or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  4. Email Address
  5. Contact Phone Number

Recruitment Range $31,888-$40,032

Org #-Department Utility Operations - 56406

Work Hours of Position 3:00pm-11:30pm, M-F

Job Family Operations and Skilled Trades

Competency Level Contributing

Open Date 10/19/2018

Close Date 11/23/2018

Job Close Date

FLSA Non-Exempt

Salary Grade Equivalency 65

Number of Months per Year 12

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/CV

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
    • UNCGjobsearch Website
    • Piedmont Triad Area Newspaper
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Other professional journal / website
    • NCWorks.gov
    • UNC School System Job Board
    • Personal Networking
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • Indeed.com
    • NorthCarolinaDiversity.com
    • Other
  2. * If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Have you graduated from high school or received a GED?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. Do you have at least five years experience in the field of fire and life safety?
    • yes
    • no
  5. Do you currently have a valid drivers license?
    • No Response
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Do you have NICET II Certification?
    • Yes
    • No

To learn more or to apply for this position please visit our UNCGjobsearch website at https://jobsearch.uncg.edu






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Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 1/5/2019
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