Fire Alarm Systems Technician (Graduate)
We are seeking an experienced person to join our fire detection & alarm systems team who is good with people and loves tinkering with electronics. The kind of person is one who spends time hacking together their home automation system.

At Firewize we strive to be one of Australia's leading providers of trade, technical and engineering services for fire safety. We work with discerning building owners, managers and agents of large commercial buildings and property portfolios. Our philosophy is to hire great people, placing them in a stimulating environment, with the resources and support they need to enable their talent to shine.

Responsibilities

With training and experience, you will be responsible for carrying out the routine servicing and on site repairs to all types of electrical fire equipment including fire alarm panels, aspirating smoke detection systems, access control systems and EWIS. You may be placed on a rotating call-out roster for emergency breakdowns. You will also draw on your experience to look for defects and improvements to these systems.

This is an opportunity to gain exposure to all facets of fire safety including fire detection and alarm systems, emergency warning systems, access control, automatic fire sprinkler systems, passive fire safety, security and general fire protection. This will allow the right candidate to broaden their knowledge and be a well rounded team player.

Selection Criteria

  • Knowledge and experience using building or industrial automation systems; or
  • Knowledge and experience using home automation systems, programing and basic electronics.
  • Fluent knowledge of low voltage DC circuitry;
  • Strong writing skills and ability to communicate ideas clearly;
  • Proven customer management and organisation skills;
  • Australian work visa.

Qualifications

There are no specific qualifications required however we look favorably on candidates who who may have experience listed in the selection criteria.  If you have a degree in mechatronics or electrical engineering this is very desirable (but for the right candidate not necessary).

For most candidates, along the way you will be required as part of your role within our company the Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme ("FPAS")  as well as your Registered Cablers License (Restricted) which we can help you with.

Personal attributes

  • Have an innovative attitude to problem solving
  • Be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Have an eye for detail
  • Be meticulous and accurate

Where

Firewize operates throughout Victoria with most of our business occurring in Melbourne and the surrounding areas.  Our office is located in Notting Hill (inner eastern suburbs just off the Monash Freeway) so if you live in the area that is a bonus!

What's in it for you

Successful candidates will receive a highly competitive remuneration package with a flexible mix of vehicle allowance or company car, along with great career prospects, ongoing education, travel and and a range of other benefits.

Apply now

Don't apply if your looking for an average company, Firewize is seeking high performance people who are driven to greatness. If this sound like YOU! then please hit the "Apply Now" button complete our online job expression of interest form to learn more NOW!

Firewize is an equal opportunity employer.

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Region / Location
Melbourne
Department
Maintenance
Compliance
Engineering
Employment Status
Full Time
Qualification Level
Graduate
Experience
No Experience Required