Experienced Fire Sprinkler Fitters
FESS Fire Protection – Charlotte NC

Charlotte area fire protection company is now seeking full-time fire sprinkler fitters. As a full-time fire sprinkler fitter, you will work on one or more fire sprinkler projects around the Carolinas. Please read job description fully.


  • arrive promptly for work at assigned site
  • be flexible on schedule (evening and weekend work will sometimes be required)
  • read and install residential and commercial systems according to prints
  • coordinate with other trades and construction schedules
  • interpret and apply NFPA codes
  • train apprentices in trade skills and company policies


  • Minimum 7 years of experience as a fire sprinkler fitter
  • Ability to read complex building plans and install systems with minimal supervision
  • Strong work ethic
  • Eagerness to teach and lead by example, as well as to learn new skills and new technology
  • Excellent communication, team work and time management skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to/from the job site
  • Your own hand tools and PPE (we will supply all power tools and pipe machine)

Must have experience in

  • steel cutting/threading/grooving;
  • commercial new construction
  • commercial tenant improvements / remodels

Strong candidates will have their journeyman certification as a sprinkler pipe fitter, but that this is not required to apply. If hired without your journeyman card, you will be expected to take coursework and/or exams for your journeyman card. We are a drug free company. All employees are subject to pre-employment screening. All applicants are subject to criminal background check.

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation: $FILL /hour DOE – vacation, company paid health insurance and 401k after 60 days of employment

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $FILL /hour

Required experience:

  • Fire Sprinkler Fitting: 5 years