Job Description Summary The physical demands of this position range from LIGHT to MEDIUM. This position involves installing, maintaining, repairing, and testing all campus fire detection and security systems. This includes periodic inspection and cleaning of detection and sounding devices as well as assist police and/or fire officials in emergency situations. These are completed in accordance with all applicable OSHA and NFPA regulations and established schedules and procedures at Bentley University. Standing, walking, lifting, carrying and reaching are performed on a frequent to constant basis. Bending, pushing, pulling, climbing, kneeling and twisting are performed on an occasional to frequent basis. The heaviest physical demands are required during handling of furniture and heavier equipment, etc. These activities require handling of 25-50 pounds of load resistance on an occasional to frequent basis. Heavier tasks may require the assistance of (2) or more co-workers.
A minimum of 5 years work experience in the field is required. High School diploma or equivalent, plus technical school education/Associates degree in electronics/electricity. Valid technical licenses and certification required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to perform installations and repairs on fire and security systems. Must be physically able to perform the essential duties of the position as set forth in this Position Description Document. Ability to troubleshoot problems to system, board, and filed device/wiring. Ability to interpret diagrams, plans, schematics, blueprints, and manufacturers' programming materials. Ability to utilize electrical, mechanical and other tools required to perform job functions. Knowledge of electronic and electrical control circuitry, meters and repair shop techniques. Must be able to read, write and interpret documents in the English language, e.g. safety rules, material safety data sheets (MSDS), operating repair, installation and procedure instruction manuals. Must be able to effectively interact and communicate with co-workers and supervisors. Must be available for emergency call-in situations. Use of motor vehicle required for transportation of tools and equipment for job related duties. Must hold and maintain a valid, unrestricted United States driver's license, with an insurable driving history as determined by Bentley's insurance carrier. May be required to drive a Bentley issued vehicle. Properly uses and cares for Bentley tools, radios and equipment.
Experience working with Edwards systems strongly preferred. Edwards certification preferred.
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.
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About Bentley University
Bentley University is one of the nation's leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader and one with the deep technical skills, the broad global perspective and the high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. To achieve our goal, we infuse our advanced business curriculum with the richness of a liberal arts education. The results are graduates who are making an impact in their chosen fields and turning their passions into success stories. Located on a classic New England campus just minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers.