Electronics Specialist - Journey (Fire Alarm Technician)
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Please see Special Instructions for more details.You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. Your application to the position will not be complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end of the process of applying for a position. This is a mandatory position and is required to report to work during emergency events including adverse weather. This position also requires a valid driver’s license.
|Position Classification Title||Electronics Specialist|
|Functional Title||Electronics Specialist - Journey (Fire Alarm Technician)|
Fire Alarm Technician
UNCG Facilities Operations is comprised of skilled professionals dedicated to the continuous maintenance, operation, and improvement of University facilities and grounds in order to provide a safe, clean, and well functioning environment for all members of the University community. Benefits and services available to Facilities Operation employees include State Health Plan, Retirement, Sick and Vacation Leave, Longevity Pay, Educational and Paid Training Opportunities, and Recreational Facilities.
Facilities Operations has the responsibility of providing a wide range of services to all administrative departments, student programs, and all academic schools and departments. Services include all aspects of corrective and preventive maintenance, operations, grounds maintenance, housekeeping, utility infrastructure maintenance and operations, business operations, safety, regulator compliance, project management, and renovations.
Facilities Operations is currently seeking qualified candidates for an Electronics Specialist position, with a focus on Fire Alarm systems.
This is a skilled position with responsibility to operate, maintain, repair and upgrade as directed the automated fire alarm systems on campus. This position also performs hardware and software preventive maintenance, repairs, and improvements.
Primary responsibilities include:
Duties and tasks included:
ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE IN ELECTRONICS; OR EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE. ALL DEGREES MUST BE RECEIVED FROM APPROPRIATELY ACCREDITED INSTITUTIONS.
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
|Special Instructions to Applicants||
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.
Your application to the position will not be complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end of the process of applying for a position.
This is a mandatory position and is required to report to work during emergency events including adverse weather.
This position also requires a valid driver’s license.
|Recruitment Range||$38,996 - $44,823|
|Org #-Department||Utility Operations - 56406|
|Work Hours of Position||8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M., Monday - Friday|
|Number of Months per Year||12|
|Job Family||Operations and Skilled Trades|
|2-4 key competencies for successful execution of job duties, including chosen level definition:||
Knowledge – Technical – Ability to perform a variety of recurring and non-recurring tasks/functions using a working knowledge of electronic principles and use of non-standard tools and specialized test equipment. Ability to modify standard circuitry to improve its performance or to perform special effects. Ability to troubleshoot nonstandard electronic devices or devices for which documentation is incomplete or not available. Ability to represent the organization in modification and capital project engineering, design, and construction.
Problem Solving – Ability to identify (and may require ability to resolve or make recommendations for) non-standard/more complex problems with electronic devices, electronic subsystems and systems through inspection and maintenance, or after system/equipment installation/failure. Ability to troubleshoot and evaluate options; ability to choose appropriate action by considering potential outcomes. Ability to operate specialized test equipment to troubleshoot and repair non-standard electronic devices and systems. Ability to research electronic literature to modify, build, or interface electronic devices.
|Type of Appointment||1.0 (Full-Time)|
|If other, please indicate|
|Time limited duration of appointment.|
|Salary Grade Equivalency||68|
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Which of the following options best describes your higher education history?
- No Response
- Bachelor's Degree or higher in a directly related field
- Bachelor's Degree or higher in an unrelated field
- Associate's Degree in a directly related field
- Associate's Degree in an unrelated field
- 3 years
- 2 years
- 1 year
- less than 1 year
- High School Diploma or GED
How many years of experience in a directly related field do you have?
- No Response
- 6 or more years
- 5 years
- 4 years
- 3 years
- 2 years
- 1 year
- 4 months
- less than 4 months
Do you currently have a valid drivers license?
- No Response
Do you have NICET II Certification?
Are you capable of arriving to work in adverse weather conditions?
Do you have 4 to 7 years of Fire Alarm Experience?