Fire Sprinkler Installation Apprentice/Journeyman

February 5 2019
Industries Recruitment, Employment services
Categories Trades, Technicians, Construction, Building services - HVAC, Health - Safety, Trades - Manual - Operator - Machinist
Vancouver, BC

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  • Join a growing company with plenty of on-the-job variety across the greater Vancouver area!
  • Competitive hourly salary as part of a red seal program.
  • Huge opportunities for growth and career progression!

About the Organization

Founded over 20 years ago with a mission to become a leader in the Fire Protection Industry, Ambient Fire Protection is a highly experienced organization with both commercial and industrial projects serving Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Their longevity and stability have enabled them to build long-term partnerships with their clients and they are committed to further developing their service offerings while maintaining a safe and progressive work environment for their employees. 

Ambient Fire Protection is creating opportunities in order to support their ever-increasing number of commercial and industrial projects with a full range of fire protection products and services. As one of the most established firms in Vancouver, Ambient Fire Protection is offering the chance to develop your career with an industry leader.

About the Opportunity

Ambient Fire Protection is currently seeking multiple Fire Sprinkler Installation Apprentices/Journeymen to join their team on a full-time basis. Positions of increasing responsibility are open for entry level to fourth year and above Journeyman Sprinkler Fitters.

In this role, you will work with a highly efficient team in various industrial and commercial settings throughout the greater Vancouver area. Your primary role will be to perform daily tasks as instructed which will include installation, maintenance, testing, and troubleshooting of sprinkler systems.

To qualify for this role you must be an entry level to fourth year Fire Sprinkler Installation Apprentice or a Fire Sprinkler Installation Journeyman. You will also be required to have access to reliable transportation with a valid drivers license and have safety wear as required by the WCB.

Our ideal candidates will have a good mechanical aptitude and, in the case of apprentices, will have some knowledge of power tools. Candidates that are enthusiastic team players, with a great work ethic, a positive attitude, and a willingness to learn will excel in this role.

Finally, candidates will be at an advantage if they have any of the following assets:

  • Experience in steel piping installation in a commercial or industrial environment.
  • Training and certification in Scissor Lift, Boom Lift, or Fall Arrest Training.
  • Pre-apprenticeship training such as the ELTT Program or an equivalent.
  • Certification in OFA Level 1, WHIMIS, Forklift training, or any other certification relevant to the NFPA 13 for the installation of fire protection sprinkler systems.

About the Benefits

In exchange for all your hard work and determination, you'll receive a competitive hourly salary based on skills and qualifications. In addition, you can also look forward to taking advantage of the benefits we offer along with the following perks:

  • Payment in lieu of vacation at 4%.
  • Huge opportunities for growth and career progression within the company.
  • Opportunity to become Red Seal certified.
  • Training in Scissor Lift, Boom Lift, or Fall Arrest.
  • Semi-annual events such as a team dinner and box seats to watch the Vancouver Giants.

You'll also be welcomed as part of a friendly, social and close-knit team!

Don't miss this chance to apply your skills and experience with a reputable, local company - Apply online today! 

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