Sprinkler Service Technician – Sprinkler Division 140

The Sprinkler Service Technician is responsible for laying out, assembling, installing, servicing and maintaining pipe systems, pipe supports, sprinklers, backflow devices and water-based fire protection equipment per NFPA guidelines.

Reports to:

Senior Division Manager

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cut, thread, groove and solder pipe
  • Select type and size of pipe and related materials and equipment, such as supports and hangers, according to specifications
  • Inspect work site to determine presence of obstructions and to ascertain that holes cut for pipe will not cause structural weakness
  • Plan installation or repair to avoid obstructions and to avoid interfering with activities of other workers
  • Assemble and install a variety of metal and non-metal pipes, tubes and fittings to include but not limited to iron, steel, copper and plastic
  • Connect pipes using threaded, soldered, grooved or cemented joints Secure pipes to structure with brackets, clamps and hangers
  • Weld pipe supports to structural steel
  • Operate machinery to verify repairs
  • Ability to read and decipher blueprints
  • Working knowledge of wet, dry, pre-action, deluge, water mist, foam, and glycol systems
  • Work in compliance with the company’s safety manual with safety of self and others in mind at all times
  • Maintain company vehicles and appropriate inventory levels for jobs
  • Comfortable with heights and working on ladders or lifts
  • Ability to read and comprehend appropriate NFPA 25, 20, 17, and 13 standards.
  • Ability to work in confined space and high lifts
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends, holidays, over time and quarterly on-call rotation
  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED (General Education Diploma)
  • 1-3 years’ experience performing fire sprinkler inspection, testing and maintenance service and/or installation
  • Willingness to learn or ability to read and comprehend appropriate NFPA 25, 20, 17, and 13 standards
  • NICET 1 Certification — Inspection and Testing of Water Based Systems or willingness to obtain NICET 1 Certification within 18 months from start of employment

Additional:

  • Will also consider candidates with Pipefitting experience

Contact:

If you wish to be considered for this role, please reach out to Brian Crocefoglia at 610-231-0168

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