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Fire Sprinkler Foreman

Location: Albuquerque, NM

American Fire Protection Group (AFPG) is growing! Because of that growth, we are seeking qualified applicants for an open Foreman/Superintendent position in our Albuquerque, New Mexico office. The Foreman/Superintendent is relied upon to lead well by upholding AFPG’s Values and our Operating Code.

 If you…

  • Are motivated by achieving measurable results and learning to work on multiple system types.
  • Value being part of a positive culture where you will be appreciated.
  • Want opportunities to grow within the company.
  • Appreciate a Safety and Risk Management First Culture.

 …then we would love to hear from you!

 

What makes someone successful in this role?

  • Constant, effective, and respectful communication with team members and our customers.
  • Being driven to learn all about what you’re doing and why you’re doing it.
  • Setting goals and laying out a plan to achieve them.
  • Not being afraid of failure – having the courage to ask questions and accept constructive feedback.

 What can you expect to accomplish in your first year on the job?

  • Participation in valuable training from team members.
  • Starting our highly respected Apprenticeship Program.
  • Learning to read and understand blueprints.
  • Developing an understanding of how a system is installed and how it operates.

 Why Choose to Work for American Fire Protection Group?

  • We offer competitive pay for experienced fire protection experts. Pay is based on the level of experience you have in the fire protection industry.
  • We are owned by the APi Group, a publicly traded, multi-billion-dollar corporation based in Minnesota. This is a benefit that provides financial support and backing, world-class training, and leadership development.
  • We strongly believe in promoting from within. Every employee has the opportunity to participate in our Individual Development Plan (IDP) process. If you have the drive to make a better career for yourself, we will help you achieve that goal.
  • We strongly advocate for the use of the most current technology our industry has to offer.
  • We are an engaged organization with strong and authentic values, with clear evidence of trust and fairness, where two-way promises and commitments are understood and fulfilled.
  • We hire people whose values align with ours. This is a key element of our People/Talent Development Operating Code tenet.
  • Many of our employees have worked with us for over 30 years. We believe if you invest in the right people, you will create long-lasting professional relationships that benefit everyone.
  • We have a longstanding commitment to hire veterans, both in the field and in the office.

Requirements:

  • Well-developed and effective written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to set and give direction and establish goals.
  • 5-10 years of experience in Fire Sprinkler trade.
  • Thorough knowledge of fire suppression systems.
  • Being committed to the success of your team and your individual team members.
  • Role modeling a professional attitude at all times.
  • Willingness to work extended hours as projects require.

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively planning the day-to-day activities of the assembly, installation, and repair of fire protection system pipes, fittings and fixtures.
  • Providing guidance and direction to crews for meeting the budgets and schedule dates of each project.
  • Ensuring job quality and customer satisfaction is maintained in every stage of our projects.
  • Managing labor and materials to ensure the assigned tasks meet or beat budgets.
  • Tracking hours and manpower on all tasks.
  • Informing Construction Manager and/or Operations Manager of all issues affecting production, materials, schedule, costs, and relationships.
  • Planning work schedules to make the most efficient use of assigned manpower and other resources.
  • Adjusting work, as needed, to meet construction schedules.
  • Assessing need for equipment and maintaining responsibility for all pieces while in your possession.
  • Maintaining a professional appearance at all times, ensuring uniforms are in good condition.

Benefits:

Administered through Union

Pay Range:

Pay depends on your level of experience and education.

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