Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Alarm Systems
Experienced fire alarm technicians needed to join our team in Panama City Beach and Fort Walton Beach, FL. Technicians are responsible for installing, servicing, programming, replacing and troubleshooting alarm panels.
The function of the Fire Alarm Technician is to aid in the repair, renovation and maintenance of all types of fire alarms, and other low voltage systems, in an efficient, accurate, and economical manner, and to maintain the highest standards of quality and scheduled customer commitments. This includes intermediate field coordination, planning, and expediting of service orders and communication of job status to key AFPS staff.
2+ years installing or servicing fire alarm panels and minimum NICET II in Fire Alarm Systems preferred
Valid drivers license and clean driving record required
This is a full time, permanent position with no travel.
High school diploma or equivalent
2+ years experience and NICET Level II in Fire Alarms preferred
Intermediate knowledge of fire and building codes, OSHA, and other regulations pertaining to the job
Intermediate knowledge of alarm panels
Intermediate computer and software skills
Body positions: Sitting, standing, kneeling, crouching, and stooping for prolonged periods
The ability to operate a motor vehicle, to visit job sites, customers, and suppliers
The ability to move through the office and warehouse of the facility
The ability to climb ladders, scaffolding, and stairs
The ability to move about in areas with limited space and difficult access,
Must be able to safely lift, transport and place objects up to 70 pounds without assistance
Mathematics: Ability to calculate basic hydraulic calculations, basic algebra, spacing requirements and material take offs
Language: The ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English to superiors, subordinates, suppliers, and customers
Additional Salary Information: Additional Salary Information: This is a permanent, full time position eligible for benefits after waiting period (health, dental, vision and life insurance; retirement plans; paid vacation, holidays and sick time).
About Advanced Fire Protection Services
Advanced Fire Protection Services team members are Total Life Safety experts. We have been protecting and saving lives since 1989. Who wouldn't want to save lives for a living? We have a long history of supporting and employing military veterans and are dedicated to continuing this effort.
“We dedicate ourselves to saving lives and protecting property by providing the highest level of comfort, confidence, and compliance for our clients. We will prove this through our pledge to industry best practices and urgently demonstrating our caring and professional commitment to each other, and to our clients.”
At AFPS we invest heavily in our employees and that includes certifications, training, education and employee benefits whether you are experienced or new to the industry. Our team members are eligible for paid vacation, holiday and sick time, health insurance, disability insurance and retirement plans. There is a reason AFPS was voted one of the “Best Places to Work” by an independent selection committee, join our team and find out why!