Fire Safety Field Engineer (Technician)

  • Job Tracking ID: 512304-734353
  • Job Location: Lenexa, KS
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 15, 2020
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

  • Our current opening is for a Fire Safety Field Engineer (Technician). The Fire Safety Field Engineer is responsible for programming and troubleshooting Fire Alarm systems.  Applicant must have proficient knowledge in the following areas: Fire Systems, Common Electrical Instruments and their usage, Local and Wide Area Networking, Life Safety and Security Codes/Standards.  Additional responsibilities include:

    • Responsible for installing product and equipment on assigned projects and ensuring customer satisfaction.
    • Ensure quality completion of project.
    • Ability to work with hand tools for mounting, assembling, testing, and programming systems.
    • Ability to read and understand project plan drawings.
    • Identifies, analyzes, diagnoses, and repairs systems and products at customer’s location.
    • Documents work by completing paperwork on each job and maintaining files.
    • Provides technical support to customers.
    • Flexibility to work overtime/weekends, as required.

Experience and Skills:


  • The ideal candidate will have associates degree or equivalent 2-yr college or technical school or 6 months experience in Fire Alarm systems or equivalent combination. NICET Certification preferred or working towards certification.

  • Qualified individuals will need demonstrated experience in PC’s, networks, databases and operating systems.

  • Final candidates must successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and background investigation, including criminal and motor vehicle check.

  • Ability to work in maintenance spaces that are sometimes difficult to access and might have demanding environmental conditions, climb ladders, and lift up to 50 pounds overhead.