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?
- Caring and enduring relationships with others
- Honesty and Integrity
- Excellence on all levels
- Fulfilling work
- Safety and Risk Management First Culture
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.
- United States Department of Labor approved Apprenticeship Program
- Foreman / Supervisor Leadership Training
- Project Manager Leadership Training
- Branch Manager Leadership Training
- Regionally based Leader Labs
- Strategic Level Leader Labs
- Emerging leadership training
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.
FIRE SPRINKLER CONSTRUCTION / CONTRACT SALES
Since our founding in 1978, customers have chosen Sunland over other fire sprinkler and alarm companies in the Southeast because of our outstanding customer service.
We are a professional service organization focused on meeting and exceeding our customers' expectations through systematic improvements.
Beyond installing and inspecting fire sprinkler and alarm systems, we provide in-house fabrication, response to emergency calls 24/7/365, 3D design services, project consulting and cost analysis.
Job Duties include but are not limited to:
Development of new construction/ contract sprinkler business.
Attain sales and profit margins in accordance with annual goals.
Effective scheduling of time and preparation of bid schedule.
Prepare estimates in accordance with Sunland's guidelines.
Follow-up on quotes and change orders.
Obtain signed proposal and contract prior to starting work.
Initiate Kick-off meetings and provide all necessary drawings, specifications and pertinent information.
Obtain materials for projects as required.
Provide information for manpower schedule.
Manage projects and quote all change orders as necessary.
Timely billing of sales and follow-up of receivables.
Prepare and submit all required reporting.
Keep current with new technology, state and local codes.
A MINIMUM of 2 years of sprinkler construction/contract sales experience (50K and above projects) is required
NICET II in Water-Based Systems Layout is required and a NICET III is preferred
Strong sales record to include new business development
Strong estimating skills
Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic Life Insurance, Short Term and Long-Term Disability, 401K with company match, Paid Time Off (PTO) based on years of service and Paid Holidays.
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