PAE Fire Suppression Technician in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Fire Suppression TechnicianJob DescriptionInspect all Fire Suppression systems monthly as necessaryTest and inspect all Fire Suppression systems AnnuallyTest and Inspect all Backflow devices and be able to repair.Write up Annual Fire Suppression .and. Backflow reports for each assetFiling all the reports .and. give copies to each entity that requests copies ofthe reportsKnowledge of Fire Sprinkler NFPA codesInspect building Fire Suppression Systems .and. be able to identify NFPA codeviolationsAbility to make any Fire Suppression System repairs found during AnnualInspectionsKnowledge of Fire Alarm Panels (how to use the walk test, silence, resetand disable devices). (non-electrical or wiring tasks)Ability to test Dry/Pre-Action/Deluge valve systemsAbility to take all of the above valves apart to clean, inspect and repairall componentsTest Anti-Freeze systems (glycol .and. glycerin) take test samples and readthe test samplesAbility to make emergency repairs 24/7 to all parts of the Fire SuppressionsystemAbility to carry ladders, pipe, backflows, valves etc... up and downladders and stairs (up to 50lbs.)Ability to set flow switches, pressure switches, air pressure regulators.and. air maintenance devices(non-electrical or wiring tasks)Proficient knowledge/use of all hand .and. power toolsProficient knowledge/use of threading machines, core drillers, groves.and. pipe wheel cuttersInspect AFFF SystemsInspect Foam GeneratorsInspect, test .and. repair Fire Pumps (all types/non-electrical or wiring tasks)Inspect, test Fire Pump Controllers(non-electrical or wiring tasks)Inspect, test, set .and. repair Jockey Pumps (all types/non-electricalor wiring tasks)Inspect, test, Jockey Pump Controllers(non-electrical or wiring tasks)Coordinate Annual Inspections .and. repairs with high priority buildings POC'sCoordinate Annual Inspections .and. repairs with Supervisor, other shops .and.contractorsCoordinate water damage repairs with Supervisor, FSBP, other shops .and.contractorsNew asset reportsUpdate TE' s .and. keep Supervisor and Management updatedAsset Removal reportsAsset change report when they are changed outUpdate SOP's .and. write New SOP's as neededUpdate JSA's .and. write New JSA's as needed, then submit them to theSafety Department for approvalUpdate all forms .and. Inspection Reports, then submit them for approvalWrite a JAS for each new job preformedAcquire quotes from vendors .and. contractorsNew stock item quotes .and. submit report for approvalSubmit Purchase Requests with attached quotes from vendors and contractorsInspect .and. Approve work performed by outside contractorsSubmit Warranty work to the Warranty Department for contractor repairsDrain all low point drains on Dry/Pre-Action Systems to prevent freezingBefore winter turn on all heaters to prevent freezing in problem buildingsTurn in work order requests for all inop heaters monthly when foundEEO is the Law PosterEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provideequal opportunity for employment without regardto race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age,United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation,marital status, family structure,medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteranstatus, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functionsof the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or anyother protected category under federal, state, or local law.