Fire Alarm Repair Technician

Pye-Barker Fire & Safety
 Austin, TX

PBFS Austin has multiple openings for fire alarm repair technicians.

Specific Job Requirements:

  • Must have a current Fire Alarm (FAL) license from the State of Texas Fire Marshal. Any other
    license from the State of Texas Fire Marshal is a plus.
  • Prefer background / experience as an electrician.
  • Significant knowledge and experience independently troubleshooting and repairing fire alarm
    system faults such as ground faults, underground fire alarm wiring, open notification appliance
    circuits (NAC), invalid reply, and short circuits on the signaling line circuit (SLC) loop.
  • Significant knowledge and experience independently troubleshooting, repairing, and installing a
    variety of fire alarm panels and devices from manufacturers such as Silent Knight, Firelite,
    ADEMCO, Potter, FCI, EST, Vigilant, Secutron, and Mircom.
  • Significant knowledge and experience independently programming a variety of fire alarm panels
    from manufacturers such as Silent Knight, Firelite, ADEMCO, Potter, FCI, EST, Vigilant, Secutron,
    and Mircom.
  • Significant knowledge and experience independently troubleshooting, repairing, and installing
    wireless devices including wireless dialers.

General Requirements:

  • Must be able to regularly work extended business hours or hours outside of normal business
    hours, such as late at night, early in the morning, and weekends.
  • Must be able to regularly accept and work emergency service and repair calls from the
    dispatcher outside of normal business hours including late at night, early in the morning, and
    weekends.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision in a variety of facilities including
    large, multi-level facilities.
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