Electrician (Fire Detection & Alarm Systems)

We are seeking a fire industry newbie, a licensed electrician or 4th year apprentice who is good with people and loves tinkering with electronics. The kind of person is one who probably builds his or her own computer, aspires to hacking together their home automation system.

Responsibilities

With training and experience, you will be responsible for carrying out on site repairs to all types of electrical fire equipment including fire alarm panels, vesda and EWIS. You may be placed on a rotating call-out roster for emergency breakdowns.

This is an opportunity to gain exposure to all facets of fire safety from, fire sprinkler systems, fire detection and alarm 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

  • Experience in fire alarm, ewis or security.
  • Electrical license/Registered cablers license.
  • Fluent knowledge of low voltage DC circuitry
  • Strong writing skills and ability to communicate ideas clearly.
  • Proven customer management and organisation skills.
  • Australian or New Zealand work visa

Qualifications

Have an electrical trade licence and have a cabling licence. You will be responsible for your own jobs from start to finish and be able to complete hazard assessments on site & on site relevant paperwork ready for invoice.

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
  • Experience

As the ideal candidate you bring extensive experience in fire detection and alarm system design, installation and maintenance. The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of the relevant Australian Standards, Building Code, and established industry contacts and credibility.

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

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!

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.

Firewize is an equal opportunity employer.

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Region / Location
Victoria
Melbourne
Department
Maintenance
Installation
Employment Status
Full Time
Qualification Level
Apprentice
Trade Qualified
Experience
No Experience Required