Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is seeking a Fire/Life Safety Technician for the Daytona Beach campus. Under the direction of Fire/Life Safety Specialist, the Fire/Life Safety Technician ensures the repair, maintenance, and testing of all fire, intrusion, life safety systems, and elevator (systems) meet college expectations. This position receives and evaluates work orders and other requests and investigates and troubleshoots the issues involved. Additionally, the Fire/Life Safety Technician will make necessary repairs as needed and may assist other departments with wiring or installations within license authority.
Responsibilities include the following:
Service and maintain fire systems on campus.
Service and maintain the emergency phones on campus.
Keep current on fire safety systems and laws related to them.
Helps coordinate the service and maintenance of elevators and related systems.
Service and maintain exit and emergency lights.
Maintain and check fire extinguishers.
Other duties as assigned.
Formal diploma/certificate/degree program in fire safety, alarms, eletrical, or related area.
Minimum of 3-5 years of work related experience.
Knowledge of NFPA codes.
Must retain a Florida Drivers License and must meet the University’s standards for approved drivers. Unacceptable driving records (as stated in the Use of Equipment and Vehicles Procedure 1.17) include the following (for three years from the date of each occurrence):
More than 3 moving violations and/or accidents in 3 years
More than 2 moving violations and/or accidents in any 1 year
A major conviction in the last 3 years, including (but not limited to) driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident, reckless driving, and/or homicide or assault by motor vehicle.