We are now accepting applications for the following positions:
Fire Sprinkler Installer
Assist in the installation of fire sprinkler systems through the instruction of a direct supervisor (Job Superintendent) while complying with all OSHA and safety guidelines. Must be able to read/write and be at least 18 years of age or older. Physically capable of doing the job requested that may be proven by a medical professional through a physical exam. Transportation to and from place of business or job site and have the ability to regularly travel overnight. Some of the physical requirements needed, but not limited to: heavy lifting, prolonged standing, overhead reaching, ladder climbing, and working on scaffolding or lifts up to 40 feet in height.
Oversee and direct the installation of fire sprinkler systems through the job while working directly with the General Contractors/Superintendents to complete the project complying to all codes and safety guidelines. Duties include the following, but are not limited to: Direct field employees on day-to-day operations while incorporating OSHA guidelines and safety through all activities with field employees, through use of analytical thinking and problem solving. Ability to determine construction feasibility, develop positive and ongoing relationships with customer to ensure company is meeting customers’ expectations while reviewing and coordinating with other sub-contractors and General Contractors/Owners to gather and perform the required information to complete the job. Must have the ability to coordinate and work well with others using good communication skills both written and verbal. Daily transportation to and from place of business or job site and have the ability to regularly travel overnight. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, background and reference check and physically capable of doing the job requested that may be proven by a medical professional through a physical exam. High school diploma/GED or listed level of schooling is preferred and must be at least 18 years of age or older, and have a proven previous job experience in commercial, industrial, and/or residential construction. Some of the physical requirements needed, but not limited to: heavy lifting, prolonged standing, overhead reaching, ladder climbing, and working on scaffolding or lifts up to 40 feet in height.
This individual will design and coordinate the fire sprinkler systems for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. He or she will design and create the finished representation for the sprinkler systems using drawing and drafting skills and tools. The drawings produced will be used as a guide by every other link in the chain of construction, both on-site and in the office. This person will have responsibility for the initial planning of a project including scheduling of time, creating material stock listing, analyzing changes, and solving problems. Job requirements include, but are not limited to the following: Review construction contract documents and coordinate with other sub-contractors and General Contractor/Owner to gather the required information to design the project’s sprinkler system. Must be able to use analytical thinking and problem solving to determine construction feasibility and system possibilities while ensuring work complies with codes and permits. Create detailed drawings through extensive use of AutoCAD, SprinkCad, AutoSprink, or HydraCAD type programs. Perform hydraulic calculations. Develop initial schedules for preliminary project work while having positive and ongoing relationships with customers to ensure company is meeting customers’ expectations. Must coordinate with other departments within office to ensure proper handover of job information while identifying changes in projects that impact cost, schedule, or labor requirements. Frequently, report to owner and general contractor about progress and any necessary modifications required. Additional common duties include: Create stock list for all material required throughout the project. Maintain design historical records and historical records for all functions for future use. Assist/lead during field check stage of the project. Designers must have a high School Diploma/GED with extensive AutoCAD and AutoSprink abilities and be detail oriented, great communication skills (verbal and written) with good time management. Physical duties include, but are not limited to: sitting for extended periods, standing and minimal travel.