Sprinkler System and Fire Protection Installers fabricate, install, test, maintain, and repair water, foam, carbon dioxide, and dry chemical sprinkler systems in buildings for fire protection purposes.
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What's Your Future as a Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installer (427A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skills and expertise. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $25.00 per hour.
Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installer (427A)
|Can you look at drawings and blueprints and visualize how things come together? Do you have good manual dexterity?|
|Do you enjoy working with your hands using a variety of hand and power tools?|
|Can you lift 50lbs comfortably?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Do you enjoy learning about new technology and materials?|
|Would you enjoy interacting with site supervisors, customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?|
|Do you have excellent time management? Are you an organized person?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Sprinkler and Fire Protection System Installer may be for you!
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