Fire Extinguisher Technician - Field

Fire Safety Jonesboro, GA
  • $12.00 - $14.00 Hourly
  • Part Time / Full Time

Job Summary:

  • Inspect, repair and test fire extinguishers using small hand tools. Hydrostatic test equipment and monitoring devices.
  • Hydro-test high pressure cylinders
  • Conduct fire extinguisher training classes (will train)
  • Dismantle and examine extinguisher mechanical parts, extinguishing agents and expelling means – replaces worn and/or damage parts
  • Clean and recharge extinguishers with approved materials
  • Inspect, test, and repair smoke detector, sprinklers, dry stand pipe and pull systems
  • Assist in fire safety inspections
  • Working conditions include restricted movement, air contamination, lifting/carrying of heavy objects

Qualifications & Responsibilities

  • Skill in inspection, repair, maintenance/testing techniques for fire safety equipment and systems
  • Must be willing to perform fire extinguisher inspections, recharging and obtain State of Georgia Fire Extinguisher License (12 months after hire date)
  • Experience in fire suppression would be considered an asset (will train)
  • Able to work with and handle small tools
  • Able to lift 50lbs
  • Competent computer skills (able to use hand-held)
  • Great customer service & communication skills
  • Self-Motivated - Highly proactive, chooses to take initiative/ownership of projects
  • Strong work ethics – uses time productively to accomplish work goals and can be trusted to handle a high level of responsibility
  • Knowledge of Fire Industry Helpful, (but not necessary)
  • Current Valid Driver’s License with 3 or less points
  • Must Have Reliable Insured Transportation

Compensation:  Hourly Rate ($12-$14 hourly)

  • Paid Training
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