Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Alarm Systems
***Opportunity for Signing and Relocation Bonus***
As a result of our phenomenal growth, MSS Solutions, LLC has an opening for Fire & Security Service Technician for our Columbia and Greenville, South Carolina locations. If you are an experienced fire & security professional who is looking to grow your career and contribute fresh and innovative ideas to serve our customers, this is an opportunity you should explore!
A career at MSS is not just a job -- it's collaborating with the best talent in the business. It's having a part in building a better future.
It's making a difference in people's lives. The success of MSS is a direct reflection of our team's dedication, passion, and hard work. Since 1996, MSS has taken pride in retaining some of the best talents in the industry by promoting a culture of respect, collaboration, and empowerment.
Role and Responsibilities
The essential roles and responsibilities are outlined below:
Perform routine inspections, testing, servicing, installation, and preventative maintenance of life safety (fire detection, security, CCTV, & monitoring) product lines.
Troubleshoot system problems and resolve them via physical equipment installation or software changes.
Possess or obtain knowledge of NFPA, State, and local fire codes and become NICET certified.
Ability to program systems via laptop using minor to complex equations and thought processes (MSS will provide factory training).
Knowledge of computer networking, IP addressing, and connectivity.
Knowledge of low voltage electrical, including troubleshooting skills and instruments.
Knowledge of or desire to learn security systems and CCTV.
Follow and maintain a highly structured inspection schedule.
Input, retrieve and archive inspection documentation program via the laptop computer.
Maintain customer satisfaction for continual company growth.
Complete assigned tasks on time with little supervision.
Support emergency service call-out on a rotational basis.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements
Two years of experience in commercial/industrial fire alarm systems.
Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word documents pertaining to inspection reporting.
Experience in reading and interpreting blueprints, diagrams, and specifications
Ability to read and interpret technical and parts manuals to diagnose and repair equipment.
Experience with hand tools and multi-meter usage
Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions
Must be able to carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 40 pounds
Must be able to work on lifts and ladders
Must possess hand tools
Must be willing to travel within NC/SC for day trips and work extended hours as needed.
Regular and supervisory probation period required, if applicable.
Random drug testing is required.
Must successfully pass a background check.
Valid driver's license and clean driving record required.
MSS Solutions, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free environment
Additional Salary Information: Signing bonus and relocation assistance negotiable for this role.
Internal Number: 2465
About MSS Solutions
Since 1996, MSS has made thousands of facilities more efficient, comfortable, secure, and reliable for owners, operators, and occupiers across the Carolinas and throughout North America. MSS serves the entire Carolinas region from its eight office locations with more than 500 employees and expected growth in 2021 to 600 employees. Our team of technicians, a fleet of service trucks, fabrication shops, and parts warehouses are equipped to meet your SLAs and serve multi-site portfolios with consistency and quality. Beyond the Carolinas, we have in-house project managers and a vetted roster of subcontractor partners to serve our clients throughout North America. Many of the nation’s largest hotel franchises, financial institutions, utilities, and retailers rely on MSS as their single provider to serve their entire North American portfolios.MSS serves our clients’ needs on new construction and major renovation projects as well as preventive maintenance, equipment repairs, and system upgrades. We deliver incremental value to building owners and managers by optimizing existing systems performance using analytics to identify and correct anomalies.