Electrical Installation Apprentice
Job Details
Experienced
Fire Fighter Sales and Service Company - Warrendale, PA
Full Time
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Road Warrior
Day
Skilled Labor - Trades
Job Summary:

Rated One of the Greater Pittsburgh Top Workplaces 2021

 

The Electrical Installation Apprentice is responsible for the installation of fire alarm systems, security systems, CCTV, kitchen appliance shutdowns, access control and voice/data cabling.

 

Great Opportunity with a solid company, that has great reputation for quality products and excellent installation and service.

 

Exhibit effective customer service skills, by consistently communicating with the operation manager and our customers to ensure complete customer satisfaction.

 

The Fire Alarm & Low Voltage Installation Apprentice is responsible for the electrical installation of

•    Fire alarm systems

•    Fire suppression systems

•    Security systems

•    CCTV

•    Kitchen appliance shutdown

•    Access control

•    Voice/data cabling

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  The following list is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  The employer reserves the right to change or assign other duties to this position.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

 

  • Bend, Cut, and Install Conduit according to NEC Code
  • Pull Wire above drop ceiling, in walls, in conduit, in joists exposed ceilings, etc.
  • Terminate wire at terminals and make wire nut joints.
  • The use of various power tools such as but not limited to, drills, rotary hammers, and bandsaws
  • The ability to use and read a tape measure and conduct simple construction math
  • Installation must maintain compliance with NEC and NFPA 72
  • Maintain clean and safe work environment
  • Review new project information with lead technician
  • Must be a team player
  • Read drawings and blueprints
  • Organizational skills - ability to plan and coordinate your work
  • Maintain accurate time sheets for time allocation and costing purposes
  • Must be on time and provide a full day’s work
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and a clean driving record
  • Ability to pass background checks and drug/alcohol screenings
  • Proof of Vaccination status until otherwise directed by the Supreme Court and OSHA

 

Additional Qualifying Factors:

  • Fire alarm Installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, or inspection a plus but not required
  • Experience with 12v - 70v DC and 120v AC a plus but not required
  • Knowledge of CCTV, Data, and Access Control a plus but not required
  • Ability to operate scissor or aerial lifts
  • Ability to work flexible hours, weekends and/or overtime when required
  • The following Certifications a Plus, But Not Required

 

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have at least 3 years of electrical and/or data cabling installation experience
  • Telephony experience - a plus
  • Must understand the National Electric Code and NFPA 72
  • Fire alarm system installation - a plus
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Knowledge and experience dealing with electricity from 12v - 240v
  • Understanding of electric contractors, coils, and relays
  • Organizational skills - ability to plan and coordinate your work
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to lead a crew and make decisions
  • Ability to operate scissor or aerial lifts
  • Ability to work flexible hours, weekends and/or overtime when required
  • Submit accurate and timely documentation to your immediate supervisor
  • Ability to adapt to change with little advance notification
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and a clean driving record
  • Ability to pass background checks and drug/alcohol screenings

 

Certifications A Plus:

  • BICSI, City of Pittsburgh Electrician License, NICET Fire Alarm Certifications, West Virginia Low Voltage License, Ohio Fire Certification, OSHA Certifications, Commercial Driver’s License with H endorsement

 

Work Environment/Physical Requirements:

  • Work offsite at customer facilities – clean and unclean conditions, hot/cold environments
  • Work indoors and outdoors in the elements
  • Ability to climb ladders from 6 ft. to 32 ft. and work from heights, as needed
  • Safety shoes, hard hats and other safety apparel may be required at certain sites
  • Some overnight travel may be required

 

What We Offer:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • Company vehicle
  • Outstanding career advancement opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • Company Issued Cell Phone
  • 401(K) & Matching Contribution
  • Referral program

 

Direct Applicants Only -No Third Party Recruiters-

 

Fire Fighter Sales and Service Co. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran, or military status.

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