Columbus Fire Safety

Columbus , GA
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FIRE EQUIPMENT FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Columbus Fire Safety
Columbus, GA Full time
Posted on October 12, 2017

SCOPE:

 

Sales and service of commercial kitchen hood fire suppression systems, portable fire extinguishers and exit/emergency lighting in accordance with recognized national, state and local fire codes and standards.

 

DETAIL OF DUTIES:

 

ü      Sell, install and maintain portable fire extinguishers, emergency lighting, and exit lighting.

ü      Provide inspection and maintenance service for commercial kitchen hood fire suppression systems.

ü      Interpret legal requirements, provide safety information, and recommend compliance procedures to customers.

ü      Adjust, clean, or repair products or processing equipment to correct defects found during inspections.

ü      Write test and inspection reports describing results, recommendations, and needed repairs.

ü      Discuss inspection results with those responsible for products, and recommend necessary corrective actions.

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

 

ü      High School diploma or equivalent.

ü      Thorough knowledge of NFPA 10, 17, 17A, 96 and manufacturer manuals.

ü      General knowledge of DOT Hazardous Material requirements.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

 

ü      Ability to listen, giving full attention to what other people are saying.

ü      Communicating information effectively.

ü      Documenting information.

ü      Using relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

ü      Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time.

ü      Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

ü      Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.

ü      Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.

ü      Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.

ü      Job requires being honest and ethical.

ü      Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.

ü      Job requires guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.

ü      Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations.

ü      Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.

ü      Must successfully meet the permit requirements of the State of Georgia.

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

ü      Maintain a professional appearance, attitude and high moral standards.

ü      Ability to stand, walk and climb stairs or step ladders for long periods of time and lift items weighing up to 50 pounds.  Able to work on overhead items, able to bend, kneel and stoop to accomplish tasks.

ü      Must possess the ability to operate general hand tools and pressure operated devices.

ü      Additional requests which may be made by management to further the goals of the Company

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

 

ü      Commercial, industrial and manufacturing facilities, kitchen environment including hot and possibly greasy equipment.

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