Assists Senior Manager, Fire Shop with the overall operation of the Fire Systems Shop; supervises, instructs staff, and participates in evaluating fire systems and related equipment for correct operation; monitoring the purchasing of materials, supplies, tools, etc.; plans and reviews shop operations; works with others to plan, schedule and supervise fire system testing, fire extinguisher testing, backflow preventer testing; works with supervisor to provide scheduling and supervision of fire systems upgrades, assures properly completed documentation of fire system testing and system modifications, prioritizes daily work; primarily works on first shift in the Fire Systems Shop, but is subject to changes in shift, hours, days, and/or location as operations dictate; subject to 24 hour emergency call. Will require successful completion of a criminal background check.
In accordance with the Disaster Preparedness and University State of Emergency Policy 6.17 this position has been designated as a short-term essential position.
Associate's degree or higher, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; five years of relevant experience in fire systems/building maintenance operations, including direct customer contact; five years of field experience in contract coordination, contract management, and construction specifications; knowledge of Fire and Life Safety codes, Fire Alarm, Sprinkler/Standpipe and Fire Pump Systems, Fire Suppression Systems, Fire Alarm Programming; computer literacy and operations experience in Microsoft Word and Excel; experience with project management, planning, and scheduling; ability to communicate via radio and excellent customer service skills; valid driver's license.
Electronic Technical Training preferred.
Target Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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