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Siemens DoD SkillBridge Internship - Fire Specialist - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk, Virginia

Job Family: Internal Services

Req ID: 420160

DoD Skill Bridge Fire Inspector Internship

Here at Siemens, we take pride in enabling sustainable progress through technology. We do this through empowering customers by combining the real and digital worlds. Improving how we live, work, and move today and for the next generation! We know that the only way a business thrives is if our people are thriving. That’s why we always put our people first. Our global, diverse team would be happy to support you and challenge you to grow in new ways. Who knows where our shared journey will take you? * *

Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, adaptable, and responsible environments. Our aim isn’t just about improving buildings; it’s about creating perfect places that improve people’s lives.

This opportunity is unique to active-duty US Military Service members with formal approval to participate as a SkillBridge Intern in collaboration with Vets2PM’s authorized DoD SkillBridge program.

Desired Military Experience, Backgrounds and/or Aptitude:

Civil Engineering (HVAC & Electrician)

Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic/Computer Systems

Automation/Integration Technicians & Specialists

Nuclear Engineering/Power/Energy

Satellite/Radar Systems

Comm Techs

Fire Control Navaids

Submarine Electronics/Computer Techs

Avionics Systems & more!

DoD Skill Bridge Fire Inspector Interns performs inspections, testing, and maintenance on fire sprinkler systems and other water-based systems in accordance with all national and local standards.

As a DoD Skill Bridge Field Specialist, you will:

  • Assist higher-level inspectors with testing of fire pumps, wet systems, dry systems, tamper switches, water-flow devices, and hydrants.

  • Assist with inspection, testing, and service of wet, dry, pre-action, and deluge fire sprinkler systems; standpipes; backflow preventors; fire hydrants; and fire pumps per NFPA 25 standards.

  • Follow and maintain highly-structured inspection schedules.

  • Maintain complete and accurate documentation of all tests performed. Generate reports within Siemens tools and upload to city municipality websites.

  • Complete service ticket documentation before leaving customer site.

  • Provide instructions to customer’s personnel regarding proper operation and routine inspections; assist with training.

  • Work overtime when needed.

  • Adhere to local, corporate, and OSHA safety policies and procedures.

  • Complete required training and certifications within the time requirements for this role.

You will make an impact with these qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

· U.S. Military experience as an E4 or above (Navy, Air Force, Army, Marines, Coast Guard, Space Force, National Guard, Reserves)

  • Must be able to use hand tools, laptop, email, smartphone, and tablet

  • Must be able to carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 75 pounds unassisted

  • Experience in the Fire Life Safety or Fire Protection Industry preferred

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

  • Ability to work in a team environment providing dedicated support to our customers

  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Must have good customer-facing and customer-service skills

  • Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States

  • Must possess a valid driver's license with limited violations

  • This position supports a Siemens customer who requires all employees and vendors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 where permitted by applicable law and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons

This position may support Siemens’ customers who require all employees and vendors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 where permitted by applicable law and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons. _ _

Why work for Siemens as a SkillBridge Intern?

You will gain hands-on experience during your internship and will have the opportunity to join (upon successful completion of the internship) one of the world's largest and best-known companies as acknowledged in 2022 by:

You’ll benefit from:

· Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to our employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: https://www.benefitsquickstart.com/siemens/index.html

Ready to create your own journey?  Join us today and help create a better #TomorrowWithUs!

About Siemens:

We are a global technology company focused on industry, infrastructure, transport, and healthcare. From more resource-efficient factories, resilient supply chains, and smarter buildings and grids, to sustainable transportation as well as advanced healthcare, we create technology with purpose adding real value for customers.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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