At Fireguard, our employees are our most valuable assets. Providing our technicians with continuing education and training programs is the single biggest way we can deliver value and security to our customers while also fostering development and self-enrichment for our employees.

Our primary goal is to promote from within our company to develop top-tier talent at all levels and positions, but we also look outside of our organization to help strengthen and grow our team as well. We are an established, yet growing company and are always looking to bring on top-notch new talent to add to our already strong team.

3 POSITION AVAILABLE


Fire Alarm Technician

Full-time

SUMMARY

Fireguard, a leading commercial fire protection company in the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking an experienced Fire Alarm Technician with outstanding customer service skills to join our growing service team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Program and service fire alarm systems of all makes and models;
  • Diagnose trouble signals on fire alarm panels, and perform repairs as required;
  • Serve as a technical advisor on systems programming and configuration, and coordinate code requirements with local fire marshals as needed;
  • Perform all duties required to successfully complete projects within estimate and according to specifications;
  • Perform complete site surveys and visual inspections of all system devices;
  • Survey and prepare customer site for testing of alarm systems;
  • Perform testing of fire alarm systems, noting existing and potential deficiencies;
  • Functionally-test Indicating Devices, Notification Appliances, and all other peripherals and system components;
  • Communicate system performance and deficiencies to customers and to Fireguard account managers for accurate and efficient quoting of recommended repairs.

Qualification Requirements

  • Minimum of 4 years related experience in a fire alarm service technician capacity.
  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record.
  • Ability to be available for on-call duties when scheduled.
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills.
  • NICET Level 2 Certification or higher strongly preferred.

Compensation: Competitive base pay and benefits package, in addition to on-call compensation.


Lead Special Hazards/Fire Suppression Technician

Full-time

SUMMARY

Fireguard, a leading commercial fire protection company in the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking an experienced Lead Special Hazards/Fire Suppression Technician with outstanding customer service skills to join our service team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performing inspections, maintenance, and installation of fire extinguishers and emergency lighting.
  • Inspecting and repairing special hazard suppression systems FM-200, CO2, and Pre-engineered kitchen systems by ANSUL, Range Guard, Amerex, Pyro Chem and Piranha.
  • Identifying, documenting and communicating code and non-conformance issues.
  • Performing fire marshal tests and inspections.
  • Scheduling inspections, testing, and repairs of fire suppression systems with customers at required intervals.
  • Completing inspection reports and service tickets in compliance with company standards.

Qualification Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years related suppression, extinguisher, and emergency lighting experience.
  • Thorough understanding of NFPA, manufacturer and local fire codes for suppression systems.
  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record.
  • Ability to obtain high level security clearance.
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills.
  • Prior supervisory and scheduling experience strongly preferred.

Compensation: Competitive base pay and benefits package.


Experienced Sprinkler Service Technician

Full-time

SUMMARY

Fireguard, a leading commercial fire protection company in the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking an experienced sprinkler technician with outstanding customer service skills to join our service team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responding to service calls.
  • Troubleshooting technical issues and performing repairs on customers’ fire sprinkler systems.
  • Identifying code and non-conformance issues.
  • Completing service tickets in compliance with company standards.

Qualification Requirements

  • Minimum of 4 years related experience in a sprinkler service technician capacity.
  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record.
  • Ability to be available on-call when scheduled.
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills.

Compensation: Competitive base pay and benefits package, in addition to on-call compensation.


How to Apply

If you are interested in joining the Fireguard team, please send a cover letter, your resume, and salary requirements in MS Word format to hr@fireguard.net or fax to (410) 487-0501 (Attention: Human Resources).

Fireguard is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has been in the fire protection business for over 45 years serving Maryland, DC, Delaware, Virginia and Southern Pennsylvania. Fireguard encourages initiative, independence, diversity and personal career growth with sensitivity towards quality-of-life. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salary, medical and dental insurance coverage, vacation, and an employer-matched 401(k) Plan.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: Fireguard will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S. Any offer of employment is conditional to the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. A strong, well-supported resume with current references is required.

Qualified candidates should submit resume, with compensation requirements in MS Word format to hr@fireguard.net or fax to (410) 487-0501 (Attention: Human Resources).


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