Convergint Technologies Project Specialist - Fire in Renton, Washington

Project Specialist - Fire Location , WA (On-Premises) Primary Office Seattle 450 Shattuck Ave. S. Suite 100 Renton, WA 98057 United States Duration Full Time Desired Education High School / GED Desired Experience 3-5 Years Minimum of three years of previous, relevant field experience required Experience in one or more of the following industries preferred: electronic, fire alarm & life safety, and/or building automation Responsibilities Under general supervision, this position is responsible for installing, programming, system start-up/check-out, certification, and related customer training on assigned Fire and/or Security projects including small to large projects that vary in complexity. Also delivers assigned projects effectively and within budgeted cost and time schedules. Acts as key interface for technical support with the customer and maximizes customer satisfaction. May mentor less-experienced staff. Skills Exceptional customer focus and ability to work under pressure; ability to maintain awareness of, and seek to meet the needs and wants of the customer without being prompted Solid technical skills and experience related to building automation systems, fire alarm systems, and/or electronic security systems Solid programming skills and proven ability to troubleshoot problems and look for solutions Must be a self-starter and work well without supervision Solid mechanical and electrical aptitude (e.g. works with a variety of hand and power tools such as drill, screwdriver, wire stripper, hacksaw, crimper) and ability to read blueprints and drawings; solid math skills (for some positions, this may include calculating area, velocity, resistance, voltage, etc.) Frequent visits to jobsites are required. Minimal overnight travel is required. Valid drivers license required. Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills Solid organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously Advanced computer skills including familiarity with MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel) and proficient in other relevant applications Other Product-specific certifications required(EST preferred); industry-specific certifications and/or licenses required (WA EL06, NICET II, FA1).; must have valid drivers license with a clean driving record. Convergint Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to workforce diversity. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin. We offer a smoke-free and drug-free workplace. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation and pre-employment drug screen. All applications and resumes are held in confidence. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted for an inverview.