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Sprinkler Fitter Technician & Fire Alarm Technician

Sprinkler Fitter Technician and Fire Alarm Technician

  • Mackay based position.

  • Permanent opportunity

  • 8/6 roster

  • FIFO and relocation option on offer

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia???s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country???s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

About the Role:

We are currently looking for a Sprinkler Fitter Technician and Fire Alarm Technician. The roles will be working for a well known Fire Protection Specialist company.


Sprinkler Fitter:

  • Inspecting fire protection systems to ensure they are working properly, including sprinkler systems and smoke detectors

  • Performing maintenance on fire sprinklers and other systems in order to keep them running efficiently

  • Maintaining records of work performed on fire sprinkler systems to ensure that they are functioning properly

  • Installing new fire sprinkler systems or repairing existing systems in homes, businesses, schools, or other structures

  • Installing or repairing piping for fire sprinkling systems or sprinkler heads

  • Responding to fire emergencies to operate fire suppression equipment such as fire extinguishers and fire hoses

  • Inspecting buildings to determine if they meet fire code regulations and can safely be occupied by staff or students

  • Working with architects and contractors to determine the best placement of fire sprinklers in new buildings

  • Conducting fire drills to ensure that occupants know how to evacuate safely in case of a fire

Fire alarm technicians:

  • Installing and maintaining fire alarm systems including smoke detectors, sprinkler systems, and other fire suppression equipment

  • Inspecting commercial buildings for fire hazards such as blocked exits or malfunctioning equipment

  • Responding to fire alarms to determine the source of the fire, whether it be smoke or a malfunctioning system

  • Installing and maintaining fire alarm systems in homes and businesses, including checking batteries and smoke detectors weekly

  • Responding to emergency calls to assist with firefighting operations and rescue people from burning buildings

  • Responding to medical emergencies such as cardiac arrest or trauma events such as vehicle accidents

  • Inspecting commercial buildings for code violations related to fire hazards such as blocked exits or malfunctioning equipment

  • Maintaining records of fire alarm system activity and other fire safety measures in residential and commercial buildings

  • Testing and repairing fire alarm systems and communication systems in commercial buildings

Skills and Experience:

  • Current Drivers Licence

  • Experience as a Sprinkler Fitter Technician or Fire Alarm Technician

  • White Card

  • Right To Work in Australia

How to Apply

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

  • WorkPac Newcastle Office

  • Tellena Ferry


  • Reference: 7226J202323262

Candidates please note that a medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.

Job title: Sprinkler Fitter Technician & Fire Alarm Technician
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Electrician Trades and Services
Job expiry: 2023-04-08
Reference: 7226J202323262