CAREERS

Having been in business for over 40 years, we know that it’s our people that have earned us our reputation as the premier fire protection and sprinkler system contractor in central North Carolina.

Our team members come to work every day committed to protecting lives and property by maintaining the highest standards of quality, acting with integrity, and always having a professional and positive attitude. We believe that we have the very best team in the industry, and it’s no accident.

We know that great people can be hard to find. We seek them out and strive to provide an environment that nurtures growth and values each team member as an individual. In fact, many of our team members have been with us for decades, having built not only their careers but their lives and families during their time at AFP.

 

TRAINING AND CERTIFICATIONS OFFERED

  • AFSA Training Program
  • NICET Training, Seminars & Testing Certifications
  • Certified Hands-on Training/Seminars for Service, Inspections and Fire Pumps

BENEFITS

We are proud to offer a competitive salary & excellent benefits package to our full-time team members, including:

  • Medical (AFP pays 100% of the employee’s premium)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Contributory Group Term Life and AD&D
  • Voluntary Life
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Accident Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • 401K and Roth IRA
  • Bonus/Profit Sharing Plans
  • Corporate Chaplains of America services available for employee and immediate family

Please note that Associated Fire Protection, Inc. is a drug-free workplace.

Open Positions at AFP

Fire Sprinkler Sales and Estimating – Full-time

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a role in Fire Sprinkler Sales and Estimating.

Responsibilities:

As a Fire Sprinkler salesperson, you will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and expanding relationships with new and existing clients and partners in order to generate business to meet monthly and annual sales goals.

In addition, you will be expected to provide estimates in order to maximize long-term opportunities and individual job profitability.

Recommended Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in Fire Sprinkler or related industry

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Drivers License

 

Fire Sprinkler System Designer – Full-time

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Fire Sprinkler System Designer position.

Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be responsible for planning and designing fire sprinkler systems for commercial and residential buildings in accordance with NFPA standards as well as all applicable fire safety guidelines, building codes, and manufacturer instructions.

In addition, you will prepare and coordinate accurate materials lists to be used for each job and will conduct field reviews and surveys to confirm the quality and accuracy of the completed installation in accordance with your designs.

Recommended experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Technical courses related to fire sprinkler design or an engineering degree relating to construction management.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in fire protection sprinkler design

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Drivers License

 

Fire Sprinkler Project Manager – Full-time

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Fire Sprinkler Project Manager

Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that all projects are completed on-time, efficiently, and in accordance with our company values by closely managing project schedules, and labor and material costs. You will attend regular project meetings and provide effective communication with all stakeholders, including but not limited to owners, architects, engineers, and general contractors.

In addition, you will plan and design fire protection sprinkler systems in accordance with NFPA standards and prepare accurate materials lists for jobs.

Recommended experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Technical courses related to fire sprinkler design or an engineering degree relating to construction management.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in fire protection sprinkler design; 5+ years preferred.

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Drivers License

 

Fire Sprinkler Foreman – Full-time

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Fire Sprinkler Foreman.

Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be responsible for providing leadership, management, and guidance to crew members and sub-contractors on site. You will make sure that the team has the resources and guidance necessary in order to ensure jobs meet or exceed client expectations and are completed on-schedule while also meeting profitability goals. You will need to be able to leverage your expertise in Fire Sprinkler System design and installation to recommend and communicate changes to designs in order to fit specific site requirements.

Recommended experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent; College-level or Trade School courses in construction management preferred.
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience as a crew member at a Fire Protection Sprinkler company or related operation.
  • 2+ years of experience at the foreman level preferred.

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Drivers License

 

Fire Sprinkler Pipe Fitter – Full-time

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Fire Sprinkler Fitter Position.

Responsibilities:

A Fire Sprinkler Fitter is responsible for assisting the Fire Sprinkler Foreman with tasks including loading and unloading materials, threading/grooving pipe, and installation of sprinkler pipe and fire sprinkler systems in all types of residential and commercial buildings.

Prior Fire Sprinkler experience is recommended but not required for this position.

Recommended experience:

  • 1 year of pipe fitting experience.

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Drivers License