Fire sprinkler system technician

About the Role

  • 31 Jan 2024
  • Reno
  • Sprinkler Fitter Professional
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Fire Sprinkler Systems Technician
Company Name: Ground up Careers
Location: Reno, NV
Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
  • Positive and collaborative work environment

About Us: Ground up Careers is a Locally owned construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

Position Overview: We are currently looking for a qualified Fire Sprinkler Systems Technician to install, inspect, and maintain fire sprinkler systems in accordance with industry standards and local regulations. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in safeguarding lives and property by ensuring the proper functioning of fire protection systems.

Responsibilities:
  1. Install, inspect, and maintain fire sprinkler systems, ensuring compliance with all relevant codes and regulations.
  2. Conduct routine inspections and testing of fire protection equipment to identify and address potential issues promptly.
  3. Collaborate with project managers and other team members to ensure timely completion of installations and maintenance tasks.
  4. Diagnose and repair malfunctions in fire sprinkler systems, including valves, pipes, and detection devices.
  5. Provide on-site training to clients and end-users on the proper use and maintenance of fire protection systems.
  6. Keep accurate records of inspections, tests, and maintenance activities.
  7. Stay updated on industry developments, code changes, and technological advancements in fire protection systems.
Qualifications:
  1. High school diploma or equivalent; additional technical training or certification in fire protection systems is preferred.
  2. Proven experience as a Fire Sprinkler Systems Technician or a similar role.
  3. Strong knowledge of NFPA codes, local fire regulations, and industry best practices.
  4. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings.
  5. Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  6. Detail-oriented with strong organizational and time-management abilities.
  7. Effective communication skills and the ability to work well independently and in a team.

If you are a dedicated and skilled Fire Sprinkler Systems Technician looking for an exciting opportunity to contribute to the safety of communities, we invite you to apply. 

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter to Kirk.englund@groundupcareers.com. Please include "Fire Sprinkler Systems Technician Application" in the subject line. We look forward to reviewing your qualifications and considering you for this important role in our organization.
Ground up Careers is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
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