AECOM Alarm Technician in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

Business Line Government

Position Title Alarm Technician

United States of America - Florida

Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

Independently perform installation, maintenance, modification, trouble-shooting, repair adjustment, calibration, verification, certification, test and operation of electronic/electrical equipment and devices comprising the KSC protective alarm (fire, security, oxygen deficiency, etc) and traffic control systems to meet system requirements. Perform any work assigned to the employees in the classification. Perform work in other classifications when incidental but necessary to accomplish work assignment.

Performs duties in compliance with Federal, State, local, NASA and Air Force laws and regulations and requirements and KSC/CCAFS energy management conservation regulations, collective bargaining agreements, security, safety, hurricane and other specialized programs or contractual requirements relating to the business of the section, working within the limits of established policy.


  1. Work from verbal information, schematics, blueprints, wiring diagrams, documents, vendor manuals and applicable national, state and municipal specification and codes.

  2. Use electrical, electronic and mechanic test equipment, instruments, standards, measuring devices and shop tools such as meters, scopes, generators, counters, resistance soldering units, probes, etc.

  3. Ensure systems operate properly after performing repairs for maintenance.

  4. Respond to call-ins when off duty to perform emergency service.

  5. Activate/deactivate systems in support of STS operations, OMI’s and utility outages.

  6. Interface with other contractor technicians, engineers, coordinators, safety personnel, security personnel, and occupants of all KSC facilities.

  7. Implement and maintain logs, charts, graphs and records, as required.

  8. Maintain licenses, permits, etc., required for performance of assigned tasks.

  9. Must be able to acquire and maintain security clearance, area permit(s), and certifications as applies to classification.

  10. Must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License.Performs other related and/or associated duties as required.

This classification may include managing hazardous materials or other environmental responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements

High school diploma with NICET Level 2 Certification or AS Degree with specialized military/commercial electronic industry training from a vocational, military, community college or accredited institution. Five years experience in maintenance/installation/repair of fire detection/suppression systems,electronic security systems, CCTU, and traffic controllers.

Must be able to lift 30 pounds, climb ladders, and work at heights.

Preferred Qualifications

NICET Level 2 certification or AS Degree.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179610BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.