Fire Sprinklers Helpers

Piper Fire Protection, Inc. is Seeking Experienced Fire Sprinkler Helpers

Piper has been family owned and operated in the Tampa Bay area since 1986.  In these 30 years, our success has been defined by our ability to attract, hire, and retain experienced professionals.  We are seeking talented individuals who desire career growth within the fire protection industry.  Coming aboard will not only offer valuable work experience, but also the opportunity to grow your education of a trade that will build a lifetime career.

Currently, we have openings for Fire Sprinkler Apprentices. The primary responsibilities include performing installations / modifications of Wet, Dry, Pre-Action and Deluge Sprinkler systems in accordance with NFPA codes.

Job Skills & Duties 

  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Must possess or be able to purchase hand tools
  • Must have valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets company requirements

 Education and/or experience 

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

 In order to be considered for the apprentice position, candidates must be willing to enroll in the ABC apprenticeship program.  This programs requires class attendance at the Hillsborough Community College campus 2 nights a week over the course of 4 years

 Work Environment/Job Conditions 

This position requires frequent walking, standing, bending, and reaching. He/she must be able to navigate the jobsite and must comply with all company safety requirements in the office and on the jobsite. Heavy equipment may be used and he/she needs to be able to lift weighty objects.

 Benefits 

  • Provide eligible employees with health and dental benefits
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Company paid long term disability
  • 401K with company match
  • PTO time
  • Paid holidays

 Only applicants that possess the minimum qualifications will be considered. Applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check.

 Piper Fire Protection, Inc. is an EEO Employer. We select people on the basis of skill, training, ability, attitude, and character without discrimination with regard to age, sex, color, race, creed, national origin, religious persuasion, marital status, political belief, or a disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions.