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Electronic Technician
Location:
Houston, TX
Posted:
November 19, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Category:
Information Technology, Installation/Maint/Repair
Reference:
1620695
Job Description:

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our 117,000 employees create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms.

SimplexGrinnell is a global leader in the design, manufacture, installation, and service of a comprehensive array of networked and integrated fire alarm and suppression, security, and communications systems. Our continued success and growth has produced a need for an Operations Electronic Technician.

RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Proficient at maintaining, repairing, installing, and programming conventional and addressable fire alarm, security, nurse call, intercom, CCTV Systems and other related building systems products.
  • Knowledge of test equipment to include oscilloscope, multi-meters, digital analyzers, battery analyzers, frequency meters, decibel meters and communication devices.
  • Capable of performing physical labor to include carrying and moving equipment and tools weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Able to work in unusual and sometimes difficult positions such as climbing a ladder, scaffolding, working within ducts, crawl spaces above ceilings, etc
  • Read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, submittals, specifications, software/systems, programs, schematics and operation/product manuals.
  • Perform inspections and installation activities on electronic fire systems.
  • Overtime may be required during busy project schedules.


Job Qualifications:


QUALIFICATIONS :
  • Five (5) years experience in Fire Alarm or Integrated Security Systems maintenance.
  • Two (2) year associate degree in a technical field such as electronics, electricity or equivalent.
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite).
  • Networking and computer programming skills desired.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer interaction skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Pass criminal background check and drug test.
  • Have a valid driver's license and a driving record that meets company requirements.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make repairs, unaided by management.
  • Be able to obtain and retain any licenses that are required by National, State and Local codes.
  • Self-starter needed that can work with minimum supervision.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS :
  • NICET certification Level II or higher in Fire Alarm and/or Video Security Systems.
  • Computer network experience.
  • Electrical Installation experience.
Rewards and benefits:
We'll expect a lot from you, but we'll also make sure we recognize and reward your contribution. And we'll always do everything we can to help you achieve a healthy work-life balance. Wherever you join us, you'll find we have a range of benefits and rewards designed to help you be at your best both in work and out of it.

EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability Employer

  • Five (5) years experience in Fire Alarm or Integrated Security Systems maintenance.
  • Two (2) year associate degree in a technical field such as electronics, electricity or equivalent.
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite).
  • Networking and computer programming skills desired.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer interaction skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Pass criminal background check and drug test.
  • Have a valid driver's license and a driving record that meets company requirements.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make repairs, unaided by management.
  • Be able to obtain and retain any licenses that are required by National, State and Local codes.
  • Self-starter needed that can work with minimum supervision.

  • NICET certification Level II or higher in Fire Alarm and/or Video Security Systems.
  • Computer network experience.
  • Electrical Installation experience.
Rewards and benefits:
We'll expect a lot from you, but we'll also make sure we recognize and reward your contribution. And we'll always do everything we can to help you achieve a healthy work-life balance. Wherever you join us, you'll find we have a range of benefits and rewards designed to help you be at your best both in work and out of it.
EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability Employer
A little about us:
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries.

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