FIRE ALARM TECHNICIAN (ELV)
Abu Dhabi, UAE
ELV (EXTRA LOW VOLTAGE) FIRE ALARM. Fire Alarm Technicians install, test, maintain and repair fire safety and security systems, such as fire Alarms and suppression systems, that ensure the safety of occupants of both residential and commercial facilities
Perform Tests and Inspections
The Fire Alarm Technician tests all newly installed fire alarms and sometimes perform regular inspections to ensure that systems and equipment continue to work according to their specifications. They must test all basic alarm panel functions to make sure that every offered feature is functional. This part of their job requires proficiency in the use of test equipment such as multi-meters and digital analyzers.
Install Fire Alarms
Responsible for full installation of fire alarms and other assigned security devices, the Fire Alarm Technician must travel to customer locations, thoroughly install devices and program all fire alarm panels. This requires them to read and understand product manuals and use necessary tools. After products are installed, the Fire Alarm Technician will instruct the customer on proper device use and maintenance measures.
Repair Fire Alarms
In addition to installing fire alarms, the Fire Alarm Technician responds to maintenance calls, troubleshooting devices and using device manuals to repair non-functioning fire alarms and restore them to original functionality or replace them if necessary. They educate customers on preventative care and regular maintenance to prevent system malfunctions. They may also perform system and device upgrades on occasion.
Adhere to RegulationsKnowledgeable about all fire safety codes and regulations, Fire Alarm Technicians ensure that the devices they install meet all local and federal laws and building codes. They must also comply with OSHA safety policies and may be required to obtain certain licenses and certifications depending on the state in which they are employed.
• Additional certifications related to fire safety
• Knowledge of manufacturer’s equipment
• Fire alarm installation and repair experience
• Associate’s or technical degree in related field.HSE.
- Job Location:
- Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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- Company Type:
- Employer (Private Sector)
- Job Role:
- Maintenance, Repair, and Technician
- Employment Type:
- Full Time Employee
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