Position: Sprinkler Fitter Apprentice Location: 50 mile radius of Mckeesport, PA
Type: Temporary to Full Time
Learn the trade of installing fire protection systems. Recent trade school graduates are urged to apply. Job duties include installing, repairing and inspection of fire sprinkler systems. The position requires the ability to cut, thread, bend and install pipe and related materials according to specifications. Travel within a 50 mile radius of McKeesport is required.
Job Qualifications: • Must be 18 years old. • Able to work at unlimited height restrictions after probationary period. • Ability to get to job sites. • Have/Maintain valid driver’s license – must meet Companies Fire Protection minimum requirements. • Have general knowledge of the construction field. • Basic math and measurement skills. • Ability to be available on-call when scheduled. • Must pass pre-employment drug test. • The ability to lift up to 100 pounds which include handling heavy materials, tools and operate power and hand tools overhead. • Positive customer service attitude and people skills. • Must be able to communicate with internal and external customers in a productive and pleasant manner.
Essential Job Functions: • Carry, lift or transport steel or plastic pipe and sprinkler fittings. • Tighten fittings, couplings, mounting hardware to fixtures using manual and power hand tools. • Learn how to read blueprints per specifications for installation. • Learn how to do inspections and preventative maintenance of fire sprinkler systems. • Always follow the Company Fire Protection Safety Handbook rules and regulations. • Follow direct lead of project manager and/or field superintendent. • Must wear personal protective equipment (PPE) of hard hat, safety glasses, full length pants and fall protection harness (when required.
We are an EOE.
Requirements - High school diploma or GED. - Trade school graduates are enouraged to apply. - Must pass pre employment drug screen and criminal background check. - Ability to work within 50 mile radius of McKeesport, Pa.