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Fire Alam Technician
Dulles , Virginia
November 23, 2017
Fire Alarm Technician:

What you will do:
  • Programming of various SimplexGrinnell Fire Alarm Systems and products
  • Effectively communicate with Operations and the customer to ensure accurate completion of work required and explain work performed to the customer in terms they can understand
  • Provide written daily reporting of work completed and related project updates
  • Study and map work thought reading blueprints, diagrams, schematics, various software programs, systems and manuals
  • Provide quality, proactive service through safety inspections and installer support
  • Conduct all work safely, wearing PPE, when required and follow OSHA and SimplexGrinnell standard operating procedures at all times
  • Accurately maintaining job site documentation, i.e. time sheets, as-built drawings, technical documents, and required items
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area, always pick up and dispose of all trash associated with SimplexGrinnell work
  • Properly secure all SimplexGrinnell tools and equipment at the end of each work period so as to prevent damage or loss
  • Occasionally work alternative shifts or weekends to meet customer installation requirements
  • Overtime will be required from time to time through the rotating "on-call" schedule

What we look for:
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Networking and computer programming skills desired
  • Able to understand complex technical concepts
  • Hand tool, power tool, and multi-meter usage experience
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • 3+ years' experience in low voltage installation, preferably fire alarm installation
  • Able to occasionally travel for training courses
  • Successfully pass background check, drug screen and maintain a clean driving record, one that is within required guidelines.
Who we are:

At Johnson Controls, we're shaping the future to create a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way the world lives, works and plays. The future requires bold ideas, an entrepreneurial mind-set and collaboration across boundaries. You need a career focused on tomorrow. Tomorrow needs you.
Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are an individual with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process please email

A little about us:
We’re shaping the future. Together, let’s make a world that’s safe, comfortable and sustainable. Tomorrow needs you.

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