Careers at American Fire Protection Group

American Fire Protection Group believes in the importance of Apprenticeship Training as illustrated in this video produced by the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA). AFPG actively participates in the invaluable programs offered through the AFSA.

Our Mission at American Fire Protection Group is to be the leading solutions provider within the fire protection industry always bringing our finest effort, exceptional ideas and incomparable character to every project. Paramount to AFPG’s successful pursuit of this mission is the hiring of quality people whose values align with ours. Our values are strong and they produce exceptional results.

What are those values?

At AFPG we are committed to each individual’s success. We know our team members and we care about them, and it shows. Like our parent company, the APi Group, we are committed to helping each person grow through training, leadership development and advancement. We have well-defined career paths and training opportunities that help support the growth and skill sets needed to progress on those paths.

We augment training by paying for and encouraging participation in job-related conferences, seminars and workshops. We also offer a tuition reimbursement program, along with a highly competitive benefits package that includes a 401K with matching and an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Program).

If you’re interested in joining our highly-respected team of professionals, start the application process today by submitting an online application via the Apply Now link for one of our open positions.

American Fire Protection Group, and its divisions, believes in Equal Opportunity for all and is committed to ensuring all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, have an opportunity to apply for those positions that they are interested in and qualify for without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.

Designer

Company:

Sunland Fire Protection Inc.

Location:

High Point, NC

Description:

Sunland's continued growth has resulted in an immediate need for a Fire Sprinkler Designer to work out of our High Point, NC office.

RESPONSIBILITIES include:

Designing water-based automatic fire sprinkler systems to contract specifications and NFPA and local codes.

Hydraulically calculating systems.

Confirming intent in Design Kick-Off meetings and sales layout and work with sales personnel.

Coordinating with all trades in design phase.

Site visits and communication with field and jurisdictional personnel.

Stock listing within software.

Assisting Fabrication Manager ordering all materials for systems.

Attending progress meetings as needed or as directed by management.

QUALIFICATIONS include:

At least 3-4 years design experience in the fire sprinkler industry.

Working knowledge of HYDRA CAD, AUTOSPRINK, AUTOCAD and other fire protection design software.

NICET Level II certification preferred.

ONLY applicants possessing them minimum qualifications will be considered. Candidates must have a VALID drivers license and successfully complete a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening.

WHY WORK FOR SUNLAND?

  • Because we're an established 40 year old company with a long-standing reputation for quality customer service that is NOW part of the AFPG and the APi family of companies...small company feel with the support and resources if a much larger parent company!
  • Because with over 120 employees serving customers across NC, SC and VA, we offer competitive pay, benefits and growth opportunities.
  • And because we value and respect our employees the same way we value and respect our customers.

We offer VERY COMPETITIVE PAY AND BENEFITS to include medical (with a Health Reimbursement Account), dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, 401k retirement savings plan with company match, longevity bonuses, tiered Paid Time Off based on years of service and paid holidays! For more information, please visit our website at www.sunlandfire.com.

Sunland Fire Protection Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Sunland is committed to ensuring all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, have an opportunity to apply for those positions that they are interested in and qualify for without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.

Sunland's continued growth has resulted in an immediate need for a Fire Sprinkler Designer to work out of our corporate office in High Point, NC.

RESPONSIBILITIES include:

Designing water-based automatic fire sprinkler systems to contract specifications and NFPA and local codes.

Hydraulically calculating systems.

Confirming intent in Design Kick-Off meetings and sales layout and work with sales personnel.

Coordinating with all trades in design phase.

Site visits and communication with field and jurisdictional personnel.

Stock listing within software.

Assisting Fabrication Manager ordering all materials for systems.

Attending progress meetings as needed or as directed by management.

QUALIFICATIONS include:

At least 3-4 years design experience in the fire sprinkler industry.

Working knowledge of HYDRA CAD, AUTOSPRINK, AUTOCAD and other fire protection design software.

NICET Level II certification preferred.

ONLY applicants possessing them minimum qualifications will be considered. Candidates must have a VALID drivers license and successfully complete a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening.

WHY WORK FOR SUNLAND?

  • Because we're an established 40 year old company with a longstanding reputation for quality customer service that is NOW part of the AFPG and the APi family of companies...small company feel with the support and resources if a much larger parent company!
  • Because with over 120 employees serving customers across NC, SC and VA, we offer competitive pay, benefits and growth opportunities.
  • And because we value and respect our employees the same way we value and respect our customers.

We offer VERY COMPETITIVE PAY AND BENEFITS to include medical (with a Health Reimbursement Account), dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, 401k retirement savings plan with company match, longevity bonuses, tiered Paid Time Off based on years of service and paid holidays! For more information, please visit our website at www.sunlandfire.com.

Sunland Fire Protection Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Sunland is committed to ensuring all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, have an opportunity to apply for those positions that they are interested in and qualify for without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.

Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS include:

At least 3-4 years design experience in the fire sprinkler industry.

Working knowledge of HYDRA CAD, AUTOSPRINK, AUTOCAD and other fire protection design software.

NICET Level II certification preferred.

ONLY applicants possessing them minimum qualifications will be considered. Candidates must have a VALID drivers license and successfuly complete a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening.

Responsibilities:

See Description Above

Benefits:

Medical with Health Reimbursement Plan, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, 401K with company match, PTO

Pay Range:

Pay depends on your level of experience and education.

Contact Email:

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