Sprinkler Apprentice

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POST DATE 8/27/2016
END DATE 3/18/2017

Tyco Fire and Security Lexington, KY

Lexington, KY
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED


As the leader in the fire protection and security industry, weve been keeping homes and buildings safe for decades. But were always looking for ways to do more. And as we look to make our systems and technologies even smarter and more connected, its vital that we have talented Installation and Service Technicians on hand to make sure our solutions are always at their best.

This is your opportunity to make a contribution to the world around you, to add real value to our customers, and to help us deliver solutions that will have a lasting impact.

Sprinkler apprentices assist the foreman/journeymenwith the installation of fire sprinkler systems, including start up through final testing. Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions in English, carry/move equipment and tools weighing up to 50 pounds and perform work from unusual and sometimes difficult positions, including attics and on scaffolding. Candidate must be able to work from ladders and lifts up to 40 feet or more and adhere to all company safety policies and procedures. Will secure all SimplexGrinnell tools and equipment at the end of each work period to prevent damage or loss. Must be able to work alternate shifts or weekends to meet customers requirements.

Be at least 18 years of age.
Must be a high school graduate or possess a GED (will be verified, if selected).
Submit a completed, signed SimplexGrinnell employment application.
Possess a valid drivers license (must be provided at time of application, or in the case of an online application, prior to an interview) and a dependable means of transportation to the employers place of business and/or jobsite, and to the place where classroom job related instruction is conducted.
Be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the Apprenticeship program, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of the individual or others.
Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and in written format.

Tycos mission is to advance safety and security by finding smarter ways to save lives, improve businesses and protect the places where people live and work. Our products and solutions help to protect:
80% of the worlds top 200 retailers
More than 1,000,000 fire fighters around the world
90% of the top 50 oil and gas companies
300 international airports
100 major stadiums around the world
Most of the Fortune 500
50% of US universities
Nearly 3 million commercial, government and residential customers

Rewards and Benefits:
Well expect a lot from you, but well also make sure we recognize and reward your contribution. And well always do everything we can to help you achieve a healthy work-life balance. Wherever you join us, youll find we have a range of benefits and rewards designed to help you be at your best both in work and out of it.

Job: Installation Service
Organization: Tyco
Shift: Day Job