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Fire Sprinkler Repair/Helper
Benefits Offered  Health Benefits, Vacation Days, Sick Days and a 401K
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
 
City Fire Equipment Company, a leader in fire protection in the state of New Jersey since 1952 is looking to expand our team with the addition of a Fire Sprinkler Helper Repair Person.  We are a family owned full service fire protection company serving all of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania and lower New York, including the five boroughs of New York City.
 
The primary responsibilities for the Fire Sprinkler Helper Repair Person are as follows:
 
Job Skills and Responsibilities: 
•Basic Knowledge of Fire Sprinkler Systems
•Mechanically Inclined
•Ability to work with a lead tech and follow directions
•Ability to use Electrical and Hand tools
•Desire to learn and grow with our company
 
Requirements:
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
•Ability to work overtime and late hours
•Valid Driver’s License
•No Experience necessary, we will train the right person
 
If you are interested please contact Laura at laura@cityfire.com or 973-560-1600 X 201
 
City Fire Equipment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Fire Alarm and Electrical Tech/Helper
Compensation Salary is commensurate with experience .
Benefits Offered  Medical, 401K
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
 

City Fire Equipment Company, a leader in fire protection in the state of New Jersey since 1952 is looking to expand our team with the addition of a Fire Alarm/Electrical Tech/Helper.  We are a family owned full service fire protection company serving all of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania and lower New York, including the five boroughs of New York City.

The primary responsibilities for the Fire Alarm/Electrical Tech/Helper are as follows: Running and pulling wire, programming equipment, helping to install equipment and adhering to codes, standards and regulations.

Job Skills and Responsibilities:
•Knowledge of electrical and fire alarm products
•Some experience with installation, service, testing, troubleshooting and programming of fire alarms
•Ability to work with a lead tech and follow directions
•Pull and run wire
•Desire to learn and grow with our company
•Maintain records and interact with customers
 
Requirements:
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Minimum 1 to 2 years electrical or fire alarm experience
•Valid Driver’s License
 

If you are interested please contact Laura at laura@cityfire.com or 973-560-1600 X 201

City Fire Equipment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Fire Sprinkler Fitter
Compensation Commensurate with Experience
Benefits Offered  Medical, 401K
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
 

City Fire Equipment Company is looking for a fire sprinkler fitter.  The candidate will be able to install, test, inspect and certify fire sprinkler systems in accordance with NFPA 13, NFPA 13R and NFPA 13D.

Duties include:

  • Measuring and cutting steel and plastic pipes for installation using blueprints and local building codes
  • Attaching fire sprinkler heads and fitting to pipes to ensure pipe systems are free of leaks
  • Ability to study and read blueprints in order to decide fitting of the fire sprinkler system
  • Must employ safety measures while installing fire sprinkler systems
  • Must ensure that each job is done with high precision
  • Must document all details of the job properly

Skills Include:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Understanding of complex blueprints and solid written and verbal skills
  • Familiarity with the national fire codes
  • Thorough knowledge of fire sprinkler systems and the necessary tools
  • Ability to work in a wide variety of conditions, including heights up to 30 feet or more and also be able to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Experience in lift operations and OSHA guidelines
  • Valid driver’s license
  • NICET certification a plus
 If you are interested, please contact Laura at laura@cityfire.com.
City Fire is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Experienced Electrician
Compensation Commensurate with Experience
Benefits Offered  Medical, 401K
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee

City Fire Electric, a Division of City Fire Equipment Company, is a growing electrical contracting company seeking an experienced Electrician in northern New Jersey to join our team. If you have 5 or more years of electrical experience, meet the qualifications listed below, and are interested in joining a growing company that offers full benefits, a competitive salary, along with continuous education, then this may be the job for you.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5+ years of rough to finish electrical field experience.
  • Ability to work independently with limited site supervision and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work safely, neatly, and efficiently.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to read and analyze diagrams and specifications.
  • Excellent communication and analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with a thorough knowledge of electrical principles, wiring specification codes, properties of various materials, principles of operation, and application of equipment.
  • Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties.
  • Minimum Requirements High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Advanced knowledge of applicable electrical codes, standards, and regulations.

Essential Duties, Knowledge, & Responsibilities:

  • Receives wiring diagrams, specifications, and instructions to the work to be done on any scheduled and emergency repair, installation, and inspection.
  • Analyzes all types of drawings and wiring diagrams to locate and install circuits and equipment
  • Has the ability to determine material or replacement needs for a job
  •  select a logical approach to "trouble shooting" and repair problems. 
  • Plans details of working procedure to effect the most logical approach to the job. 
  • Considers all safety precautions and proper isolation of circuits to cause a minimum of interference to operations. 
  • Determines the necessary tools and materials required for the job. 
  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical principles, wiring specification Codes, properties of various materials and principles of operation and application of equipment. 
  • Locates sources of trouble of any type of electrical equipment by tracing and testing circuits and inspecting for faulty operation. 
  • Dismantles, inspects, repairs, adjusts, or replaces faulty parts and wiring on motors, generators, power distribution and control panels, circuit breakers, rectifiers, electronic devices, etc. 
  • Reassembles, tests, and adjusts equipment for safe and proper operation. 
  • Performs work on "hot lines" as required. 
  • Replaces coils, resistors, rheostats, relays, etc. 
  • Adjusts contacts, relays, bus rigging, etc. 
  • Reconnects terminal leads, panel boards, and distribution feeders.  In emergencies, shunts out defective coils in order to get equipment back in operation. 
  • Changes DC motor characteristics by shunting series coils, etc. 
  • Installs conduit, fittings, switches, controls, fixtures, wires, ect.
  • Connects all types of electrical equipment as required for new installation or replacement of facilities. 
  • Makes all required splices and connector joints. 
  • Adjusts all new equipment for proper operating characteristics. 

If you are an experienced electrician, please send resume to Laura at laura@cityfire.com for immediate consideration!

City Fire Electric/City Fire Equipment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Experienced Fire Protection Technician
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
Experience: 
At least 3 years experience in the fire protection field.
 
Description: 
• The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years’ experience in the fire protection field.
• Candidates should have working knowledge of all types of fire protection including the inspection, testing and maintenance of fire   extinguishers, fire alarm systems, fire sprinkler systems, exit lighting and kitchen suppression systems. 
• Certifications in any type of fire equipment are a plus.
• A clean driving record is a must.
 If you are interested, please contact Laura at laura@cityfire.com.
 
City Fire is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Fire Alarm Technician
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
Experience: At least 2 years experience with Fire Alarm systems
Description: City Fire Equipment Company of East Hanover NJ is seeking an experienced fire alarm technician with demonstrated service and troubleshooting skills. This technician must be able to install, inspect, service and repair various types of fire alarm systems. Also essential are the ability to analyze fire alarm drawings, diagnose causes of electrical problems and install various system components, such as panels, pull stations, detectors, etc. Knowledge of, or willingness to learn, all types of fire protection equipment is a plus. This includes wet and dry chemical systems, FM 200 systems, fire extinguishers and exit/emergency lights. NICET II certification is also a plus. 

Training, Experience & Qualifications: 

  • Customer service oriented; interpersonal skills
  • Dependable and motivated.
  • Physical functions including the ability to lift 40 pounds, kneel, crawl, climb and crouch
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Operate equipment and tools used in the installation, repair and maintenance of fire alarm systems
  • Must be able to work under limited supervision, yet be able to relate to the team.
  • Able to respond to emergency calls after hours.
  • NICET II certification a plus.
  • At least 2 years experience with Fire Alarm systems

To contact Human Resources, call Laura Bretzger at (973) 560-1600 ex. 201 or email laura@cityfire.com.

City Fire is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Electrician/Fire Alarm Installer
Location: East Hanover, NJ
Job Type: Full Time Employee
Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
Education Level: High School or Equivalent
Description: Install and maintain electrical equipment for fire alarm systems.

Duties: 

  • Knowledge of electrical work including low voltage electrical work.
  • Experience with pipe bending.
  • Experience in running wire.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, engineering drawings, specs, building plans, wiring diagrams, manuals and system schematics.
  • Knowledge of test devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and ammeters.

Skills and Qualifications:
Low voltage electrical experience, technical understanding, electronic troubleshooting and knowledge of electrical codes.

To contact Human Resources, call Laura Bretzger at (973) 560-1600 ex. 201 or email laura@cityfire.com.

City Fire is an Equal Opportunity Employer.