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 Welcome to the Absolute Fire Protection Careers Page!

 

Here at Absolute Fire Protection, we are passionate about protecting lives and property from the devastating effects of fires. If you seek a rewarding career in the fire protection industry, you have come to the right place.

As a leading provider of fire protection solutions, we pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Our team comprises dedicated professionals who are experts in their respective fields and are driven by a common goal – making the world safer and enjoying the process.

Joining our team means becoming part of an organization that values integrity, teamwork, and continuous improvement. We offer various career opportunities for individuals at multiple stages of their professional journey, from entry-level positions to senior leadership roles. Whether you are just starting your career or looking to take the next step, we have a place for you.

Our company provides various sprinkler system services to our customers, including, but not limited to, design, installation, inspections, testing, and maintenance. We work with diverse clients, including commercial buildings, industrial facilities, healthcare institutions, educational institutions, and government agencies in much of New York, North of New York City. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects that have a real impact on people’s safety and well-being — right in your hometown!

We believe in investing in our employees’ growth and development. You can access ongoing training programs, certifications, and other professional development opportunities as a team member. We are committed to helping you enhance your skills and knowledge, enabling you to reach your full potential.

Absolute Fire Protection fosters a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone is valued and respected. We believe diversity brings different perspectives, ideas, and solutions, strengthening our team. We encourage collaboration, open communication, and a healthy work-life balance. We have a laid-back atmosphere where people enjoy working with each other.

If you are passionate about fire protection, have a strong work ethic, and are dedicated to making a difference, we invite you to explore our current job openings. Join us in our mission to safeguard lives and property and embark on a fulfilling and rewarding career with us. If there isn’t a position listed in your preferred area of interest/expertise, please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

 

Current Openings

Fire Sprinkler System Project Manager

We seek a motivated individual who is passionate about the fire sprinkler and construction industries. The duties mainly involve managing the installation of fire sprinkler systems from start to finish.

The ideal candidate must possess at least two years of experience as a project manager in the construction industry, with the drive to advance in the Fire Protection trade. Estimating capabilities is a big plus. NICET Level 2 is preferred. The successful candidate must be a self-starter with strong organizational and communication skills.

We are prepared to commit to the right motivated individual who is goal-driven and dedicated, which includes an annual education fund to assist in furthering the team’s goals and pay increases with certification advances.

We offer standard benefits, including an attractive salary based on certifications and experience ($50,000 – $90,000), 401K, health insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and a lucrative incentive program.

Our laid-back atmosphere and company culture cultivate a commitment to family and a proper work/life balance. We foster collaboration, open communication, mutual respect, shared goals, a commitment to employee growth and development, employee satisfaction, and fun! After our Annual Safety Training meeting, we went axe-throwing!

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to [email protected]

Current Openings

Fire Sprinkler Inspection Coordinator

We are looking to add a career-minded, motivated individual to join our team as a Fire Sprinkler Inspection Coordinator. The ideal candidate must be well-organized and willing to learn the Fire Sprinkler trade and our inspection software. They must also have excellent communication, administrative, and customer service skills.  

Our company is a casual organization with flexible schedules and an average growth of 20% annually. This position comes with the opportunity for significant individual growth within the organization. We are a company that encourages positive input from its members as they manage their scope of work and assist others as needed.
The position offers a competitive salary and all the typical benefits, including health insurance and 401K.  

  • NICET Level 1 is preferred but not required.
  • Knowledge of fire protection fundamentals and NFPA standards is a plus but not required. We are willing to train the right person.
  • Experience with Inspect Point Software is a plus!
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Excel, and Word is a must. 
  • Willingness to learn is an absolute must!

Responsibilities: Fire Sprinkler Inspections:

– Preparing and drafting inspection proposals.

– Scheduling & coordination of inspections with customers.

– Dispatching Inspections to field Technicians.

– Managing inspection software and reviewing inspection reports.

– Return completed Inspection reports to customers and appropriate governing agencies.

Prior construction experience, Fire Protection experience, and public notary certification are a plus but not required.

Compensation is commensurate with experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Required Experience: Office Administrative (2 years), Microsoft Office, Excel & Word

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to [email protected]

Current Openings

Fire Sprinkler Fitter

We are currently seeking a full-time Fire Sprinkler Fitter who can perform fire sprinkler installation, testing, repairs, inspections, and troubleshooting of fire sprinkler systems. Acceptable applicants can be either open shop or Local 669.

Service areas include Upstate New York from Putnam and Orange Counties to Clinton and Franklin Counties and from the Albany capital district through Monroe, Ontario, Yates, Schuyler, and Chemung Counties.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Installs, tests, inspects, maintains, repairs, or replaces fire sprinkler equipment and systems strictly following applicable NFPA codes and standards.
  • Service and inspections of wet, dry, and pre-action fire suppression systems.
  • Testing of fire pumps.
  • Backflow testing.
  • Flow testing of fire hydrants.
  • Must be able to perform maintenance and repairs on all the above systems.
  • Small tenant improvements on both commercial and residential.
  • Maintain good customer relationships.
  • Highly organized, motivated team player.
  • Ensures that each work detail is consistently completed with clean and quality workmanship.
  • Manual labor, including lifting, climbing, and clean up.
  • Flexible team player who can work under pressure and meet project deadlines.
  • Exhibits a professional image to the customer and public in accordance with established company standards.
  • Will be working side by side as a senior Fire Sprinkler Service Technician at times; good communication skills and teamwork are required.

Qualifications

  • NICET level 1 preferred but not required.
  • A valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record.
  • Personally owned, reliable transportation
  • Ability to travel throughout New York State
  • Must be available to work a 40-hour week
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Fluent in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English.
  • Ability to troubleshoot fire sprinkler systems.
  • Experience with commercial and residential properties.
  • Ability to complete accurate and timely maintenance and work records.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Strong organizational skills, positive attitude, and the ability to learn quickly.
  • The employee will occasionally be required to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
  • May be required to work alternative shifts or weekends to meet customer and/or job requirements.
  • Self-motivated work ethic.
  • Team player with excellent people skills.

Experience & Education

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have at least five (5) years of experience as a Fire Sprinkler Service Technician performing installation, testing, repairs, and troubleshooting of fire sprinkler systems.

Benefits

  • Excellent Benefits covered by Local 669 Standards.
    Please submit your resume and salary requirements to [email protected]