Fire Sprinkler Technician - 2719744

Vectrus
  • Fire Sprinkler Technician Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719744

    Vectrus
  • 5 - 8 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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2719744

Job Description

Fire Sprinkler Technician ( KBO001749 )

Description

This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company

POSITION SUMMARY

Performs routine and emergency maintenance on the fire sprinkler systems and equipment, components, and subsystems in the ASG-KU area of operations Performs inspection, testing, troubleshooting and repairs of fire sprinkler water-based systems; to include but not limited to fire pumps, jockey pumps, and associated equipment Performs duties in secure, critical, and sensitive designated areas under control of the US Army in accordance with contract requirements Ensures requirements for inspection, testing and maintenance are accomplished IAW with UFC 3-601-02 and NFPA 25

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES

Accomplish the maintenance and repairs of water based sprinklersuppression systems and other equipment that is a component part of the overall fire protection system

Performs inspection, testing and maintenance of fire protection systems IAW UFC 3-601-02 using NFPA 25 as guidelines

Shall be capable of performing, Main drain tests, 5 year internals, Pitot gauge testing, Hydrostatic testing, Backflow prevention and should have experience in all other required maintenance tasking per applicable standards

Utilizes various hand tools, shop tools, and equipment in accomplishing repairs and maintenance of these systems and components

Troubleshoots repairs or replaces defective components of the water based sprinkler system, Fire Pumps, Standpipe, Water storage tanks, pump controllers, water flow and tamper devices

Requests and maintains accountability for parts, tools, equipment and materials required for work performance and work assignments

May be required to conduct both routine and emergency services after normal work periods

Performs the majority of work in the sensitive and secure areas of military installations and facilities in accordance with the established security procedures of the US Army and contract requirements

Responsible for safe operation, cleanliness and operator maintenance of assigned vehicle

Prepares and completes requires work documents

Complies with safetyenvironmental standards and safe work practices

Performs other duties as assigned

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED

Vehicle, special equipment, standard industry tools and work materials

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Work is generally conducted in an shop environment However, duties may involve traveling in the out of doors to other locations with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions, specifically desert heat Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire and Safety Regulations and published company work rules

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES

Employees usually carry only up to 50lbs of materials, items include but are not limited to tool bags, ladders and associated fire alarm parts, devices and panels Climbing on ladders and using tools of the trade are common place

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EducationCertifications Three (3) years related experience may be substituted for three (3) years of education, if degree is required

Qualifications have to meet the criteria as outlined in UFC 3-601-02 Recognized journeyman or craftsman-level qualification, program for fire sprinkler systems Examples include, but are not limited to, certification in Water based sprinkler (NICET level II) formalized labor organization-based journeyman training, or valid current sprinkler license from any state, documented work experience with a fire sprinkler inspection and servicing company, or factory training (FM Global)

Minimum two years documented experience as a Fire SuppressionSprinkler System Technician Examples include previous job descriptions, DD214 and MilitaryCivilian Performance reports, job experience letter on company or corporate letterhead from previous employer(s)

Must have education and knowledge of fire suppressionsprinkler systems, the ability to perform hydraulic calculations, is preferred

Must possess a current stateside drivers license unless otherwise stipulated

Experience

Documented two years experience in maintenance, repair, installation, and inspection and testing of ULFM listed fire suppressionssprinkler systems and supporting components

Language Proficiency Should have sufficient knowledge of English to understand instructions and accomplish work documents and reports

Skills

Test & Inspections, Maintenance & Repairs, Installation of pipe and valves, Use of threading machine and hand tools Knowledge of NFPA 13, 20,22 and 25 Able to read and interpret blue prints

SUPERVISORYBUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES

None

Primary Location Kuwait

Job Technical SpecialtySkilled Trade

Clearance Level required at Start Date Secret

Travel Yes, 5 PERCENT of the Time

Work Status Full-time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace Vectrus is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability EOEMinorityFemaleDisabledVeteran

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance

Industry:IT-Software

Salary:As per Industry Standards

Function:Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging

Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Company:Vectrus
Website http://www.vectrus.com/
Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 1 - 10 Employees



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