Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Protection Inspection and Testing of Water-Based Systems
Wolverine Fire Protection Co. has an immediate opening for a full time Fire Suppression Inspector for our Michigan location. The primary responsibility of this person is to perform NFPA inspections of water based fire systems and extinguishers.
Typical responsibilities will include:
Traveling to jobsites to inspect/troubleshoot water based fire systems; describe necessary repairs to Owners/Clients, Superintendents, internal project managers/estimators.
Analyzing gathered information to facilitate solutions, recommend actions to bring properties into compliance
Creating and submitting inspection reports to appropriate staff
Monitoring progress and completion of all required tasks
High school diploma or GED; additional vocational or industry trade school preferred (but not necessarily required)
Working knowledge of Fire Protection Systems: Wet, Dry, Foam, Deluge, Pre-Action, Standpipe, Fire Hydrants, and Fire Pumps.
Thorough knowledge of Uniform Fire Code, Uniform Building Code, State Administrative Code, and National Fire Code, as well as departmental rules, regulations, and NFPA 25 procedures.
2 Years of minimum field experience as an inspector
Basic mechanical skills including the ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical issues.
Ability to work on ladders, scaffolding and scissor or articulating lifts.
Valid driver’s license.
Ability to obtain certifications (including NICET)
Prior experience with power tools
Computer skills: Microsoft Office (outlook, word, excel)
Good written and oral communication skills.
Good organizational and time management skills.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable based upon experience. We also offer a full benefits package.
Wolverine Fire Protection Co. is one of the largest independently family owned sprinkler contractors in the United States. Wolverine Fire Protection Co. offers its clients the advantage of dealing with a company that provides solutions for active fire suppression, detection and alarm systems to all of the 50 states, as well as Guam and Peru. We have the capabilities and staff to perform in house d...esign, fabrication, installation, testing, inspections, service and maintenance. Our effective management of services and direct communication, fosters expedient resolutions while avoiding schedule delays often associated with multiple layers of subcontractors.
Wolverine Fire Protection Co. maintains a strong financial position, employs an in-house team of professional engineers who can create a total fire protection program, and serves some of the largest, most demanding, industrial, medical, pharmaceutical, financial, educational, power generating and governmental agencies. We’re focused on upholding high levels of safety and quality on every project and maintain a stringent written safety program as well as an ISO certified and NQA-1 compliant quality program.