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Fire Alarm Technician

Employer
Texas A&M University Commerce
Location
Commerce, TX

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Academic Affairs, Research Staff & Technicians
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job Title

Fire Alarm Technician

Agency

Texas A&M University - Commerce

Department

Facilities & Construction

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Commerce, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:

During the application process the “My Experience” page has a section provided “Attachments (Resume/CV, References, Cover letter, etc.)” to upload required documents.

  • Use the Upload button to add each document.
  • You will be able to upload up to 5 documents. Be aware that the maximum size allowed for any one document is 5MB.
  • All documents must be electronically submitted through the Texas A&M Online Employment Services website to be considered.
  • Incomplete or improperly submitted applications may be excluded from consideration.

Please provide the following documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Three professional references with complete contact information (Unsolicited letters of recommendation will not be considered).
  • Transcripts (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer).
    If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the applicant to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

Please do not withdraw your application in an attempt to upload a missing document. If you need assistance with this or any other matter, please contact us at HR.Hiring@tamuc.edu.

SUMMARY:

The Fire Inspector I, under supervision, completes fire and life safety inspection procedures, ensuring a safe environment for faculty, staff, and students by identifying unsafe conditions. Assists campus staff with the correct procedures for completing fire drills for campus facilities.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs fire alarm, sprinkler, and fire extinguisher services, testing and coordination.
  • Performs fire and life safety inspections and assists in the performance of those inspections in campus buildings, residence halls and others. These duties may require operating a university vehicle.
  • Assists in completing fire drills for campus facilities.
  • Responds to fire alarm, fire sprinkler, fire extinguisher calls and provides resolution.
  • Completes required fire pump testing.
  • After hours on call includes nights and weekends.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: High school degree
  • Experience / Knowledge / Skills: Two years of work experience. Oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to: Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
  • Licensing/Professional Certifications: Valid Driver’s license.
  • Physical Requirements: Be able to climb ladders.
  • Other Requirements:

PREFERRED EDUCATION/ SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE:

SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:

Student Workers

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned. All Texas A&M University-Commerce employees are expected to facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and ability to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. The University has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.

Texas A&M University-Commerce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Organization

We are Commerce. We are Lions!

Welcome! We are excited that you want to forge your future with a career at Texas A&M University-Commerce.  Our main campus is located in Commerce, Texas, at the eastern edge of North Texas with multiple instructional sites as well as a robust online presence.  We are proud to be one of the largest universities in the prestigious Texas A&M University System.

Since 1889 A&M-Commerce has educated the people of Texas and, ever increasingly, points beyond. We remain true to our founder William Leonidas Mayo’s creed of “ceaseless industry, fearless investigation, unfettered thought, and unselfish service to others.”

Texas A&M University-Commerce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (903) 886-5080 or HR.Hiring@tamuc.edu.

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