FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS TRAINEE

  • Silco Fire & Security
  • 451 Kennedy Rd, Akron, OH 44305, USA
  • Jul 21, 2022
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

Why join the Silco Family?
Click the link below to learn more about who we are here at Silco: 
Brand New Cincinnati & Columbus Facilities 
• Everyone has a stand up desk
• Fitness Center (Cincinnati)
• Gourmet Coffee Bar
Fun Culture with a Family Feel
• Top Workplace Award Winner
• Many Social Events with Family Often Included
• Frequent Contests & Games
Investing in People
• 60 Jobs Added in 2020-2021
• 15 Managers Promoted from within during 2020-2021
• State of the Art Training Center Constructed in 2021
• Tuition Assistance Program
Excellent Benefits
• Paid Time Off + 8 Paid Holidays
• Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, FSA, and more!
• 401k with Generous Match
 
We are excited about your interest in becoming part of our expanding family! Since 1959, Silco has been focused on Protecting People & Property. Silco is Ohio’s market leader in the Fire & Security industry. We hope we piqued your interest to consider a career at Silco. Check out our YouTube channel and take a moment to view our Google reviews to learn more.
 
Silco Fire & Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Company Overview
Silco is a growing, family owned and managed business since 1959. Silco has over 330 employees spread across the state of Ohio in five offices serving from Cincinnati to Cleveland.
Our company was named a 2020 Top Work Place by the Cincinnati Enquirer. Our Top Work Place status is attributed to our consistent growth and keeping the family feel throughout time. While having the opportunity to serve over 25,000 customers, we are rapidly innovating the Fire Safety and Security business.
If you possess a strong work ethic and a drive to succeed – we would love to hear from you! For more information on Silco Fire and Security, please visit www.silcofs.com/careers.
 
Job Description
Fire systems technicians are responsible for inspecting and servicing fire alarms, suppression systems and sprinklers. It is preferable for applicants to have experience and Ohio fire licenses in one or all of these areas.
 
Click the link below to learn more about our Fire Protection Team and the culture:
 
 
Minimum Job Requirements
· Technical and mechanical knowledge, aptitude, and interest
· Successfully passing state certification exams in expected time frames
· A desire to learn and master new fire systems
· Excellent communications skills
· Ability to read, write, speak, and comprehend English
· High school diploma or GED with 2 years mechanical or electrical experience or technical training
· Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Report
· Ability to lift heavy items periodically
· Successfully passing a pre-employment drug screening and background check
 
Compensation
Compensation is commensurate based on experience. Silco has annual compensation raises and bonuses based on merit.