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Sprinkler Technician - Huntsville, AL

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Job Details
Job Order Number
2745560
Company Name
Koorsen Fire & Security
Physical Address
3704 Wholesale Circle Northeast
Huntsville, AL 35811
Job Description

Becoming the leader in the fire and security industry takes talent-yours. We are looking for an experienced Sprinkler Technician in the Huntsville, AL area to join our best of the best team as we drive the industry forward and pursue excellence in everything we do. If you’re up to the challenge, we want to talk to you.

At Koorsen, we don’t provide jobs, we provide careers. A career at Koorsen includes competitive pay, a great health package, an annual bonus program, life insurance, continuous learning offerings, matching 401k, paid holidays, generous PTO, tuition reimbursement, career growth opportunities, and much more.

Whether you are taking your first step or your next step, you’ll find that a career at Koorsen Fire & Security is a rewarding, exciting, empowering, friendly, and inspiring time. While the Koorsen Fire & Security family has grown by leaps and bounds from its humble beginnings in 1946, it is still very much a family. Join the family today and help us continue to grow stronger and better every day.

This position is primarily responsible for inspection, installation, and repair/service of Wet, Dry, Pre-action, Deluge and Foam systems. Test rebuild and or replace Backflow Preventors. Responsible for identifying trouble areas and performing service in an efficient and professional manner to ensure that sprinkler systems are operating properly.

Prepare jobsite, performing visual inspection of system, disabling horn & strobes, and alerting alarm company and fire department
Install/hang or service sprinkler systems and their components per NFPA and engineering guidelines
Install, replace or service wet, dry, pre-action, deluge and foam systems as needed.
Repair and/or replace all sprinkler systems components.
Install, Repair, replace or rebuild backflow preventors
Verify proper communication with monitoring station when working on a monitored system after repair
Perform system tests to verify alarm & sprinkler systems are working properly upon completion of repair
Complete installation or inspection/service paperwork

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
  • Minimum one year of experience in sprinkler fitting, installation or inspection or related experience in plumbing or pipefitting
  • Clean Driving Record is required
  • Must be able to pass a background check

Preferred:

  • NICET Certification
  • Five years or more experience in sprinkler fitting, installation or inspection, or related experience in plumbing or pipefitting

Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use eye, hand and foot coordination, talk or hear, see. The employee frequently is required to walk, lift, reach, handle, grasp, use repetitive motions, handle, and grasp. The employee is occasionally required to sit, carry push, pull climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, feel, and talk.
Must be able to lift a minimum of 100 pounds, carry 50-70 pounds repeatedly, push and pull greater than 75 pounds and climb a ladder reaching a height of at least 12 feet.
Weather environment and exposure
The employee will be exposed to outside weather conditions, temperature changes, loud noises and medium physical work exertion 2 to 5 hours per day.

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS:
Please review the following to ensure that you are aware of key information for all applicants. If you have questions, please contact us at hiring@koorsen.com.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Koorsen Fire & Security, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, or any other… For full info follow application link.

Koorsen Fire & Security, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, or any other legally protected status.


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