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Western States Fire Protection Company Alarm & Detection Technician in Branson, Missouri

Western States Fire Protection (WSFP) and its subsidiaries are more than a company. We are a family of unique individuals committed to our purpose, our values, and each other. And we believe in making our own luck, creating our own opportunities. WSFP accomplishes this by constantly innovating, finding ways to create new value and seizing new opportunities.

Protecting lives and property since 1985, WSFP and its subsidiaries specializes in Life Safety Systems. Our values are simple: integrity, quality, safety, professionalism, commitment.

What we offer:

  • Health, Life, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Flex Spending (FSA) (Cafeteria Plan)

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Employee Stock Plan

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Paid Holidays

Alarm & Detection Technician

The function of this position is to provide reliable, high quality customer support through on-site inspecting, installing, repairing and/or replacing fire alarm equipment as well as conducting preventive maintenance services pertaining to many different manufacturers equipment. Western States Fire Protection is looking for an experienced Fire Alarm Technician. The preferred candidate will be outgoing, highly self-motivated, and able to problem solve. They will have strong communication skills and a professional image as well as able to handle all aspects of a project from install to programming, strong troubleshooting skills, and service work.

Job Responsibilities

  • Site verification of fire alarm installations

  • Analysis of blue prints

  • Coordination with other disciplines, engineers, general contractors and end users

  • Interact with clients, field personnel and Fire Marshals

  • Permit management

  • Management of Fire Alarm Installations from conception to completion

Job Qualifications

  • NICET I Certification

  • NICET II Certification within 1 year after NICET I is achieved

  • OSHA 30 or willing to acquire within 1 year

  • Manufacturers certificates is preferred

  • Minimum of 2 years service or install experience is preferred

  • Solid knowledge of NFPA 72, Factory Mutual and applicable codes

  • Knowledgeable with programming and troubleshooting multiple fire alarm panel manufacturers

  • High school diploma or equivalent, College or Tech School preferred

  • Possess a valid drivers license in accordance with company policy, and be willing to travel within the state

  • Willing to pass a post-offer drug test, background and reference check

All qualified applicants with Western States Fire Protection Company will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin or status as a qualified individual with a disability or protected veteran.

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