Fire Suppression System Technician

Technician/Mechanic Harrisburg, Pennsylvania


Do you enjoy being out on the road interacting with customers and clients and still returning home each night?  Do you have a knack with tools and following technical manuals?  Do you enjoy working both indoors and outside?  George A. Kint, Inc. has an amazing opportunity for an experienced Fire Suppression System Technician who is passionate about life safety and providing full service on pre-engineered and engineered fire suppression systems, fire extinguishers, emergency lighting and exit sign installation, service and maintenance.  
About us
George A. Kint Inc. is a proud, family-owned business spanning more than three generations. For over 60 years, we've served our clients, our employees and our community with the same integrity and respect as we treat our own family.  It takes something special for a business to last this long. That “something special” is our family. Our family is more than just the people named “Kint.” All of our employees and customers are treated like family. And all of our people have helped make George A. Kint Inc. the success it is today.
What you’ll do
As a Fire Suppression System Technician, you will have a unique opportunity to make a significant and meaningful contribution to the success of George A. Kint, Inc. and its customers through the following core job responsibilities: 
  • Install, service, inspect, and repair kitchen fire suppression systems, fire extinguishers, emergency lights, and exit signs.
  • Possess a comprehensive understanding of NFPA codes and manufacturer specifications.
  • Identify any potential NFPA codes and manufacturing violations.
  • Troubleshoot and correct issues when necessary to ensure compliance.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.  
What you need to thrive in this role
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Knowledge of NFPA codes required.
  • Minimum of 1 year of commercial van driving experience preferred.
  • Ability to lift 75lbs with appropriate equipment to assist as part of normal daily job function.
  • Current or prior experience using a variety of hand tools, power tools, meters, and pipe threading machines.
  • Must possess a current, valid driver’s license.
  • Willing and able to work a rotating on call schedule as well as flexible hours including early morning, nights, and weekends.
  • Able to travel (day trips and occasional overnight).
  • Well versed with the use of smart phones and other electronic devices such as iPads and computers.
  • Ability to successfully complete basic and recurring training and demonstrate knowledge retention.
  • Proven ability to work independently, with a team, report to management, and communicate professionally with customers and dispatchers.
  • Safety focused work style combined with a strong work ethic.
What we offer you 
At George A. Kint, Inc., our employees love what they do and love where they work. We offer great perks like: 
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Employer paid Basic Term Life Insurance with additional Optional Term Life Insurance available
  • Employer paid Short Term Disability benefits
  • Availability of employee paid Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401k with generous company match
  • Compensation commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Generous Vacation and Sick Leave policies
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Thank you for considering us as a potential employer! 
At George A. Kint, Inc., we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to that by ensuring that our place can be anyone’s place.