Siemens DoD SkillBridge Internship - Fire Alarm Inspector - Houston in Iowa
Job Family: Internal Services
Req ID: 359789
DoD SkillBridge Internship – Fire Alarm Inspector Helper – Houston, Texas
This opportunity is unique to active-duty US Military Service members with formal approval to participate as a DoD SkillBridge Intern in collaboration with Vets2PM's authorized DoD SkillBridge program.
Desired Military Experience, Backgrounds and/or Aptitude:
Civil Engineering (HVAC & Electrician)
Automation/Integration Technicians & Specialists
Fire Control Navaids
Submarine Electronics/Computer Techs
Avionics Systems & more!
About our Smart Buildings:
Because we spend 90% of our lives in buildings, they should be perfect places for all we do. Smart buildings enhance the experience. Interacting with people, systems, and ambient elements, they learn from experience and real-time input. Using intelligent control, security, and energy management systems, we help factories and offices better support the industries they house. We help schools, hospitals, data centers, and military bases have a great impact – all while increasing comfort, efficiency, resilience, and safety. Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, responsive, and responsible environments. Our aim isn’t just about improving buildings; it’s about creating perfect places that improve peoples’ lives.
Lean more about Siemens Smart Buildings (https://smartcareers.siemens.com/what-we-do/)
What Fire Alarm Inspector Helpers do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
This inspector position performs assigned tasks on fire alarm systems including minor repairs and visual and functional testing on fire alarm systems in accordance with all national and local standards.
• Assists in performing service agreement tasks to include visual and functional testing on fire detection systems and field devices in accordance with all national (NFPA) and local (AHJ) standards.
• Maintains complete and accurate documentation of tests performed using Excel.
• Provides needed assistance with troubleshooting techniques and performs minor repairs as directed.
• Assists in performing minor repairs as directed.
• Must have strong Excel experience for generating reports, knowledge of Microsoft Word.
• Strong customer service, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to climb ladders.
• Ability to carry up to 25 lbs.
U.S. Military experience as an E4 or above (Navy, Air Force, Army, Marines, Coast Guard, Space Force, National Guard, Reserves)
High school diploma or state-recognized GED required; Associates degree preferred
Knowledge of Building Automation Controls, Fire/Life Safety or Integrated Security systems preferred
For positions related to Fire/Life Safety: knowledge of NFPA codes and show an ability to obtain certification in NICET I is preferred
Computer and software skills
Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project experience preferred
Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States
Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license with limited violations
You must be able to read/understand design and construction documents; work in a variety of environments in and around mechanical equipment, including climbing ladders, scaffolds, and high-lift equipment, working in ducts, above ceilings, and in outside/inside/heat/cold/day/night conditions; use hand tools, laptop, email, smartphone, and tablet; carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 50 pounds unassisted
This position may support Siemens’ customers who require all employees and vendors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 where permitted by applicable law and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons.
Why work for Siemens as a SkillBridge Intern ?
You will gain hands-on experience during your internship and will have the opportunity to join (upon successful completion of the internship) one of the world's largest and best-known companies as acknowledged in 2022 by:
Fortune: World's Most Admired Companies
Forbes: America's Best Large Employers, America's Best Employers for Diversity, and Best Employers for New Graduates
Fast Company: Most Innovative Companies and World Changing Ideas Awards
Corporate Equality Index: Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality
We offer our full-time employees (post-SkillBridge) an excellent benefits/compensation package, growth/learning/development opportunities, and a diverse/inclusive culture where everyone plays their part and makes an impact for our team and our customers.
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.
Experience Level: Early Professional
Full / Part time: Full-Time temporary
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