Fire Protection Maintenance Technician

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Position Information

Present Position Number00905WRole Code TitleCompliance/Safety Officer IIPosition TitleFire Protection Maintenance TechnicianPosition Summary

To ensure high quality Fire Protection services are provided to William & Mary community.

Required Qualifications

•Have working knowledge of operations and maintenance for all types of Fire Sprinkler Systems, and capable of minor repairs to various systems.
•Strong working knowledge of Life Safety and NFPA Codes.
•Ability to apply judgement, knowledge, training and experience to assess and determine compliance, collect and review data, and determine appropriate course of action.
•Uses various instruments, methods and processes requiring some analytical skill and judgement.
•Ability to apply complex standards to situations and present suggested course of action.
•Good to excellent verbal and written communication skills, working knowledge of MS Office Suite, especially MS Word and Excel processing and database computer program skills.
•Possess a valid driver’s license.
•Be knowledgeable of basic hazardous material response procedures.
•Ability to enforce proper safety practices at all times.
•Must be able to achieve NICET Certification within first year of employment.
•High school graduate or equivalent required.

Preferred Qualifications

•Any NICET Certification
•Have working knowledge of Fire Alarm and Detection Systems.
•Have basic working knowledge of Kitchen and Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems.
•Have a working knowledge of operation and maintenance for Portable Fire Equipment and Emergency Exit Lighting Systems.
•Demonstrate working knowledge for Fire/Smoke Dampers per NFPA Codes.
•Understanding of contract administration procedures and the state procurement process.
•Contract negotiation experience.

Advertised Pay RangeCommensurate with ExperienceDepartment951A00 Fire ProtectionLocationWilliam & MaryUniversity Salary Range

U08Job Open Date07/24/2020Review Begin Date09/28/2020Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesEmployment CategoryFull Time OperationalPosition Term12-MonthSpecial Application Instructions

This position has been reopened all previous applications are still under consideration and do not need to reapply.

Conditions of Employment:

This position is subject to overtime and schedule changes and may be required to work shifts during weekends, holidays, and special events. Incumbent will be required to participate in the Facilities Management “on-call” program.

This position has been designated as essential to the operation of the department, will require reporting to work when the University is officially closed, and is subject to overtime.

EEO Statement

William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The university is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Background Check Statement

William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

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    Supplemental DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    2. Cover Letter
    Optional Documents




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      Posted: 9/29/2020
      Application Due: 11/10/2020
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