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Job Details

Journeyman/Woman Sprinkler System Installer

Employer

Surguard Alarm Services Ltd

Date Posted

January 20, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $40.00 to $50.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 19, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Surguard Alarm Services Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work site environment

At heights

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Industrial
  • Residential
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Install clamps, brackets and hangers to support piping system and sprinkler and fire protection equipment, using hand and power tools
  • Installs valves, alarms and associated equipment
  • Service and repair sprinkler system
  • Test system for leaks using air or liquid pressure equipment
  • Clean and maintain pipe units and fittings and flush system
  • Install supports, valves, piping and control systems
  • Measure, cut, thread and bend pipes to required shape and size
  • Remove and replace worn components and reactivate system
  • Select type and size of pipe required
  • Test system for leaks using testing equipment
  • Estimate costs and materials

Supervision

Sprinkler system installers

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Sprinkler System Installer Trade Certification
  • Sprinkler System Installer Red Seal Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Driver's License
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Security and safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

Free parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Journeyman/Woman Sprinkler System Installer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Steamfitters and Pipefitters
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to measure, cut, thread and bend pipe to required shape using hand and power tools, and to install supports, valves, and control systems

innovative

Interest in compiling information to select types and sizes of pipe required and to test systems for leaks using testing equipment

methodical

Interest in removing and replacing worn components, in cleaning and maintaining pipe units and fittings, and in flushing and re-activating piping systems

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Sprinkler System Installers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to join pipes and piping sections using soldering and welding equipment, and to install valves, alarms and associated equipment

innovative

Interest in compiling information to select, measure, cut, ream and thread pipe, and to service and repair sprinkler systems

methodical

Interest in testing systems for leaks using air and liquid pressure equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
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