875 North Michigan Ave Suite 3100
Chicago IL 60611

Phone: (224) 216-2272

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Employment / Positions

 

FIRE SPRINKLER FITTER

2 Openings

RESPONSIBILITIES:

arrive promptly for work at any number of sites across the chicagoland area 
be flexible on schedule (evening and weekend work will sometimes be required) 
read and install residential and commercial systems according to prints 
coordinate with other trades and construction schedules 
interpret and apply NFPA codes 
train apprentices in trade skills and company policies

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum 3 years of experience as a fire sprinkler fitter 
Ability to read complex building plans and install systems with minimal supervision 
Strong work ethic 
Eagerness to teach and lead by example, as well as to learn new skills and new technology 
Excellent communication, team work and time management skills 
Basic computer skills 
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation to/from the job site 
Your own hand tools and PPE (we will supply all power tools and pipe machine)

Must have experience in

steel cutting/threading/grooving; 
commercial new construction 
commercial tenant improvements / remodels 
Residential CPVC

INSPECTION TESTING AND MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

1 Opening

Looking for NICET II certified technician in inspection, testing and maintenance.

DESIGNER

No openings at this moment

As an Engineering Technician at ISAK Fire Protection Inc. you will be primarily responsible for the preparation of design and fabrication drawings, hydraulic calculations, and material submittals. In addition, you will be responsible for the delivery of project documents to the respective reviewing authority and ensuring all concerns are addressed through approval. Upon project completion you will be responsible for the preparation and delivery of close out documents to the general contractor and/or end user.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Project management from award through completion including requesting the appropriate files, submitting Requests for Information, and identifying any changes between bid documents and contract documents. 
Preparation of design documents and product submittals. 
Participate in the coordination process with the design team. 
Preparation of installation plans and documentation for purchasing. 
Delivering submittal packages to the authority having jurisdiction and addressing all plan check comments to ensure final approval. 
Collaborate with installation staff, other project managers, sales staff, and management to increase efficiency and profitability. 
Continually visit job sites and monitor progress, offer support to field staff, and analyze design for efficiency and ease of installation. 
Attend project meetings as required. 
Represent IFP and its affiliates as deemed necessary.

ESTIMATOR

No openings at this moment

Estimating, site visits, marketing and experienced sales tasks are also part of this position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Establish contact with prospects and qualify potential buyers of Fire Protection contracts by scheduling sales calls, following up on leads and utilizing outlined marketing strategies. 
Determine customer needs and develop a sales strategy to gain customer understanding of company offerings. 
Close sufficient sales to exceed sales plan objectives. 
Familiar with reading blueprints, understanding current NFPA 13, 14, and 20 standards and local codes. 
Develop a positive ongoing relationship with existing and new customers, general contractors and end users. 
Estimate small projects including fixed price service as required in addition to large projects ranging from $100k-$1MM+. 
Ability to build new business associations / relationships and grow the Fire Protection Business.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2 years of Sales experience in a Fire Protection industry preferred. 
Self-motivated with a strong desire to succeed. 
Proven ability to work effectively with minimal supervision. 
Technical knowledge of sprinkler systems preferred. 
Exceptional presentation, verbal and written communication skills. 
Ability to multi-task and organize work. 
Proficient in the use of personal computers to include operating systems such as Windows / Microsoft Office 
Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

If you are interested in applying for employment at ISAK Fire Protection Inc. please click on the button below and fill out the application form and send it to oisak@isakfire.com