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Careers at Survivor Fire & Safety Equip., Co., Inc.

Fire Alarm Technician (Inspection and Installation)
Fire Sprinkler Service Technician
Fire Extinguisher/Suppression System Service Technician
Service Division Manager




Fire Alarm Technician (Inspection and Installation)
Job Description
  • Inspection, testing, and installation of fire alarm systems at commercial facilities in accordance with NFPA, local and state codes.
  • Troubleshooting of fire alarm panels to determine origin of trouble and repair of the same.
  • Programming of various panels subsequent to installation activities.
  • Install Fire Alarm systems from a set of plans.
  • Perform inspections, test and repair/replacement of Exit/Emergency Light Units.
  • Other duties may include the inspection of portable fire extinguisher, kitchen suppression systems and various sprinkler systems.
  • Generating reports based on inspection findings.
Qualifications
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience with Fire Alarm inspection, testing, troubleshooting and/or installation.
  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of Honeywell/Firelite/Notifier panels required.
  • Plan reading and interpretation a plus.
  • Conduit bending a plus.
  • Valid New Jersey Driver's license.
  • Knowledge of NFPA standards a plus.
  • Electrical experience a plus.
  • Current NICET certification in Fire Alarms a plus. Applicant will be required to obtain certification with 1st year of employment.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Computer knowledge.
  • Must be able to work well on ladders and/or lifts, able to work in crawl spaces and attics, and must be able to lift in excess of 50 lbs.
  • NJ State Fire License a plus.
  • Must be able to pass drug screening tests.

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Fire Sprinkler Service Technician
Job Description
  • Inspection, testing, and installation of fire sprinkler systems, standpipe systems, fire pumps, and clean agent systems at various industrial, commercial and institutional facilities in accordance with NFPA, local and state codes.
  • Perform inspections, test and repair/replacement of fire hose and fire hydrants.
  • Other duties may include the inspection of fire alarm systems, kitchen suppression systems and portable fire extinguishers.
  • Generating reports based on inspection findings.
Qualifications
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience with Fire Sprinkler System inspection, testing, troubleshooting and/or installation.
  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of all types of sprinkler systems to include wet, dry, deluge, pre-action systems, fire pumps and associated equipment.
  • Plan reading and interpretation a plus.
  • Valid New Jersey Driver's license.
  • Knowledge of NFPA standards a plus.
  • Electrical knowledge with fire alarm panels a plus.
  • Current NICET certification in Fire Sprinkler subfield a plus. Applicant will be required to obtain certification with 1st year of employment.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Computer knowledge.
  • Must be able to work well on ladders and/or lifts, able to work in crawl spaces and attics, and must be able to lift in excess of 75 lbs.
  • Must provide own Basic Hand Tools.
  • NJ State Fire License a plus.
  • Must be able to pass drug screening tests.

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Fire Extinguisher/Suppression System Service Technician
Job Description
  • Inspection, testing, recharging and installation of portable fire extinguishers and/or kitchen suppression systems at commercial facilities in accordance with NFPA, local and state codes.
  • Perform inspection, test and repair/replacement of Exit/Emergency Light units and fire hose.
  • Other duties may include the inspection of fire alarm systems and various sprinkler systems.
  • Generating reports based on inspection findings.
Qualifications
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience with Portables, Kitchen Systems or other Fire Protection field.
  • Experience with both low and high pressure hydrostatic testing equipment a plus.
  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid New Jersey Driver's license.
  • Knowledge of NFPA standards a plus.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • NAFED certification in portables and/or pre-engineered systems required.
  • NJ State Fire License a plus.
  • Must be able to pass drug screening tests.

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Service Division Manager
The Service Manager oversees technician, safety and customer service.

Responsibilities include:
  • Management of technicians and oversight of the daily operations of the system and extinguisher departments.
  • Ensure tha tall inspections, repairs, installations and service calls are completed accurately and in a timely fashion.
  • Respond to customer service concerns and resolve all issues.
  • Manage the department to meet or exceed budgeted revenue goals.
  • Accountable for all department expenses.
  • Assist HR in hiring and maintaining staff 
  • Ensure that periodic inspections are completed in a timelly manner.
  • Keep track of monthly, quarterly and yearly goals.
  • Work with management to assess and improve processes and policies.
  • Monitor and report on revenue and cash flow.
  • Uphold and enforce company policies and the safety of the technicians.
  • Address employee complaints or performance issues as needed.
  • Check in with employees regularly to determine satisfaction.
  • Address customer issues and complaints.
  • Meet regularly with  upper management to stay informed on company issues.  
  • Oversee safety of technician operations.
  • Review daily billing to ensure accuracy, pricing and quantities.
Qualifications:
  • Previous work experience as a Service Manager or similar management role.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Knowledge of purchasing procedures.
  • Team management skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Availability for a flexible work schedule as needed.
  • Knowledge of fire protection and life safety systems is required.
  • Knowledge of Sage 300CRE recommended.
  • NICET/NJAFED a plus.
***Survivor Fire & Safety is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

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