FIRE ALARM TECHNICIAN
Halifax - Nova Scotia (NS),
Estimated salary $33.52 - $36.42 an hour
Halifax (Nova Scotia)
$33.52 to $36.42 per hour
Cracking the Code – Navigating the Application Process - Step by step
Closing date: 18 December 2020 - 23:59, Pacific TimeWho can apply: Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad.
We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.
Intent of the process
This staffing process may be used to staff future vacancies in Halifax, Gagetown, Greenwood.
Positions to be filled: 1
Information you must provide
In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)
Qualified Red Seal Electrician with minimum 3 years fire alarm experience.
Successful completion of Electronics Technician Training from a recognized school with 3 minimum years fire alarm experience.
The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)
Information on language requirements
Knowledge of the theory and practice of Fire Alarm Systems.
Knowledge of addressable, programmable and conventional Fire Alarm Panels.
Knowledge of various Fire Alarm software applications for data acquisition, data processing, statistical analysis and computer programming.
Basic computer skills.
Knowledge of safety practices and use of Personal Protective Equipment.
Ability to analyze
Ability to troubleshoot and repair printed circuit boards.
Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
Ability to work alone and make decisions under pressure, at times with conflicting priorities and demanding deadlines.
Effective interpersonal relationships
The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)
Knowledge and experience of electrical construction applications.
Ability to work in a team atmosphere.
Familiarity with the structure of the Department of National Defence, Construction Engineering standards and procedures, and the various MARLANT physical sites for which Formation Construction Engineering is responsible.
Occasional requirement to travel.
Perform standby and work overtime.
To have or ability to obtain certification from the Canadian Fire Alarm Association.
In support of Strong, Secure, Engaged (SSE) initiative #24, consideration may be given to the spouses or common-law partners of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members.
Conditions of employment
Secret security clearance
Ability to obtain DND 404 drivers license.
Ability to obtain a Valid Nova Scotia drivers license.
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.
Information on employment equity
Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.
Information on the preference to veterans
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.