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Sprinkler Inspector

Job Details

Fire Fighter Sales and Service Company - Warrendale, PA
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Road Warrior
Installation - Maint - Repair


Rated One of the 2020 & 2021 Top Workplaces in the Greater Pittsburgh Area


The Fire Sprinkler System Inspector is responsible for the testing, inspecting, and certifying the operation of wet pipe, dry pipe, pre-action, and deluge fire sprinkler systems, their components and other building systems in which they may interface with. This position requires interaction with customers and well as internal departments: Customer Service, Systems Service, Sales, Fire Sprinkler Fitters, Warehouse, and Shipping/Receiving Departments.


From $19 an hour


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.


  • Perform inspection and testing on a variety of fire sprinkler systems in accordance with NFPA 25 requirements
  • Testing of backflow preventers, training and certification provided
  • Work directly with customers to resolve their problems
  • Complete all necessary reports to comply with NFPA reporting and record keeping recommendations
  • Provide quotations to customers that resolve reported deficiencies
  • Perform fire pump churn testing and timed run operation
  • Sell new accounts
  • Work closely with the Customer Service Department to schedule monthly work


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a PA drivers license and a clean driving record
  • Experience with hand tools and electronic test equipment
  • Ability to read blueprints is a plus
  • Mechanically inclined with a general knowledge of fire sprinkler systems
  • Sales and customer service experience
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Work Environment/Physical Requirements

  • Work offsite at customer facilities clean/unclean conditions, hot/cold conditions
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds
  • Work may include climbing ladders
  • At certain job sites, safety shoes, hard hats and other safety apparel may be required



  • Become a team member of our growing department
  • Learn to sell fire systems inspection accounts and repairs
  • Become knowledgeable with foam suppression systems, CO2, and other special hazard systems
  • Obtain required NICET certification for inspection, testing, & maintenance of Water Based Fire Protection Systems
  • Must obtain ASSE backflow preventer tester certification


What we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits following 30 days of employment
  • Paid PTO during your first year
  • 7 paid holidays
  • 401K plan with company-matched funds
  • Company-paid life insurance, long term disability insurance
  • Option to purchase supplemental benefits
  • Referral program


Direct Applicants Only -No Third Parties 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.