• Fire Alarm System Mechanic Jobs in United States Of America

  • Vectrus
  • United States Of America, Usa

Job Description:

Fire Alarm System Mechanic ( MAX000229 )



This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company

Position Summary

Responsible to the assigned supervisor Work with other craftsman or crews in the performance of assigned work duties Coordinates work/inspections with facility managers/occupants Must be able to troubleshoot and identify problems Researches and requisitions materials, and prepares necessary documents and reports Makes necessary repairs to fire alarm systems, fire suppression systems and their components for compliance with specifications Responds to emergency repair calls to restore operations upon notice during regular hours or after duty on-call hours Valid State drivers license NICET Fire Alarm level II certification

Major Job Activities


PERCENT of Time Spent

Inspects, troubleshoots, tests, installs and modifies Fire alarm control panels and associated devices


Accomplishes periodic inspections, recurring maintenance requirements and associated documentation Maintains systems to conform to written guidance and applicable changes


Maintains required operating forms and records and assures proper use of all assigned shop equipment Responsible for on-the-job training as required


Performs quality assurance through job site visits


Perform other duties as assigned in accordance with contractual, functional and mission requirements


Material & Equipment Directly Used

Vehicle, Hand and power tools, radio, phone, test equipment, shop and construction equipment

Basic computer


Minimum Qualifications
Education/Certifications One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required

Education/Experience Requirements (Select one using matrix below)

III - Senior High School/GED, 3 years, Performs complex tasks


Education Level



I - Associate

High School/GED


Performs routine tasks as directed

II - Intermediate

High School/GED

1 years

Performs general tasks and completes routine assignments

III - Senior

High School/GED

3 years

Performs complex tasks

IV - Specialist

High School/GED/Associates preferred

5 years

Performs advanced tasks

Specific Experience

Area of Experience

Years of Experience


Troubleshoot, repair, install and/or replace fire/duress alarm systems



Experienced in troubleshooting, Inspecting, testing, and installing Fire Alarm control panels and their devices

Knowledgeable in analog and digital electronics

Able to read and interpret Work Orders, parts requests, drawings/schematics/blueprints and manuals in order to accomplish assigned duties

Physical Activities

Physical Activity


Climbing Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms Body agility is emphasized This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion


Balancing Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces This factor is important if the amount of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium


Stooping Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles


Kneeling Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees


Crouching Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine


Crawling Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet


Reaching Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction


Standing Particularly for sustained periods of time


Walking Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another


Pushing Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward


Pulling Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion


Lifting Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles


Fingering Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling


Grasping Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm


Feeling Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips


Talking Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly


Hearing Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discriminations in sound


Repetitive motion Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers


Physical Requirements

Medium work Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects

Visual Acuity

The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (ie, custodial, food services, general laborer, etc) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (ie, security guard, inspection, etc)

Working Conditions

The worker is subject to both environmental conditions Activities occur inside and outside

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Software
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 08th Apr 2020

Key Skills:

Company Profile:




Company Turnover
1 100 Crores

Company Size
1 10 Employees

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