FIRE & LIFE SAFETY SHOP TECHNICIAN

Technical Services · Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador
Department Technical Services
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

K&D Pratt Group Inc. (KDP) is a multi-industry services and solutions company with comprehensive product offerings; globally recognized product and solution partners; installation, commission, inspection and testing services and 24/7/365 support in Life Safety, Fire, Marine & Instrumentation Technical Services, Sanitation, Instrumentation & Water Treatment, Coatings and Offshore.  We are proud to employ a diverse team of professionals across Canada who are focused on delivering high-quality products, solutions, and service to our clients. Every day our team members apply their unique knowledge, skills, and abilities to their work, living by our principles of Accountability, Continuous Improvement and Teamwork. We love what we do, and we are always seeking enthusiastic talent to join our team.

 

The Fire & Life Safety Shop Technician will be responsible for completing and supporting inspection, testing and repair work in the Fire and Life Safety shops.  Some of the additional expectations of this role include:

 

  • Immersion Suit and Life Jacket Inspection, testing, cleaning and repair;
  • Fire extinguisher inspection, testing and servicing;
  • Fire hose inspecting and testing;
  • Life saving appliance servicing;
  • Ensuring timely and quality completion of work orders;
  • Completing daily reports of completed work orders and activities;
  • Following all safe work practices and safety leadership is demonstrated in all aspects of the job; and
  • Participating in on-call/call out emergency service as required.

 

The successful candidate must be a professional, highly motivated, self-starter with a keen attention to detail and the ability to safely execute high quality work on-time, every time. They will bring with them strong communication and customer service skills, with an ability to work both collaboratively with team members, as well as independently, to deliver high quality service and support to our customers. Given the service and solutions focus of our business, they will also be able to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and flexibility to address changing situations and priorities.

 

An ability to operate various power tools and machinery with a strong background in hands on work; demonstrated mindset towards continuous learning, as well as an ability to use/learn technology solutions in the execution of their work is a must. They must also possess a valid driver’s license. Overtime may be necessary; therefore, flexibility in hours of work will be required.  A Candidate with previous experience in the fire and life safety inspection field would be preferred. Combinations of education in a related field and experience will be considered.

 

KDP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health and dental insurance; retirement savings and leave programs. If you are excited by the opportunity to contribute to a highly successful and growing company and interested in being part of a dynamic team, we want to hear from you.

 

We embrace diversity across all our operations and foster a respectful and inclusive work environment. Individuals that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills are encouraged to apply.

 

If you require this job advertisement in an alternate format or require accessibility supports to complete your application, please contact us immediately or contact our community partners at InclusionNL to access the supports you require.  (kathy@inclusionNL.ca or 709.697.3323)

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  • Location
    Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Department
    Technical Services
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level