Fire Suppression Technician

May 3, 2024 by
Fire Suppression Technician
Tyler Fannie

ABC Fire Extinguisher Inc. is seeking a motivated individual to assist our needs in the fire suppression field. Prior experience with fire suppression service/installation is required. ABC will provide thorough training to ensure further success in the position. For over 60 years, our family-owned business has been a fire safety industry leader in the western PA region due to our exceptional employees and loyal customers. We look forward to welcoming you to our team! 

Full Job Description

Fire suppression tech is responsible for providing on-site service to our customers around the greater Pittsburgh area pertaining to pre-engineered fire suppression systems. The technician will be expected to complete assigned routes compiled of installing, servicing, maintaining, and repairing fire suppression systems to our established customer base. It will also be expected to maintain portable fire extinguisher and emergency lighting units in this position.

Duties and Responsibilities: This list is not intended to be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all requirements assigned to this job. ABC Fire reserves the right to change or assign other duties to this position. When need arises, all personnel may perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities. 

- Maintain a safe and clean jobsite environment

- Work in compliance with various codes such as NFPA17, 17A and 96

- Adhere to manufacturer specifications of systems

- Mechanical aptitude and experience using hand/power tools

- Obtain and remain current in certifications and accolades 

- Strong communication and customer service skills

Additional Qualifications

- Prior fire suppression system experience

- Pertinent certifications include ICC, state credentialed, and manufacturer

- Ability to work flexible hours (sometimes weekends or overnights) 

- High school diploma or equivalent – relevant trade school a plus

- Must be able to work in a team setting

- Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

Other Requirements

- Ability to lift 75+ pounds

- Work in jobsite settings at customer facilities

- Climbing and working on ladders or at heights achieved in a lift

- Positive attitude and desire to learn 

- Personal protective equipment provided by employer except for safety shoes

Benefits Offered

- Competitive Salary

- Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance

- Paid Time Off

- Eight Holidays Off Paid

- Retirement Plan with Company Match

- Company Provided Cell Phone

- Fitness Center – with Free Weights and Cardio Equipment


- Hourly rate

- Bonus pay available

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