Sprinkler Fitter Apprentice

Job Type: Full Time
Work Location: Waunakee WI
Salary: $18 - $42 an hour

Apprentice Sprinkler Fitter

Best Defense Fire Protection is seeking candidates with construction skill and experience interested in learning a new trade. Qualified candidate, after a short trial period as a field helper can become an apprentice and begin a 5 year program to become a licensed 5 year journeyman sprinkler fitter. APPLICANTS MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE YEAR EXPERIENCE IN PLUMBING NEW CONSTRUCTION INSTALLATON, SPRINKLER INSTALLATION, OR TWO YEARS OF GENERAL CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE.

Qualified applicant will learn installation of NFPA 13 and NFPA 13R sprinkler systems throughout Southern Wisconsin.

Skills required:

  • Minimum one year experience in construction fields such as plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, or electrician. Applicant must already have strong tool skills and construction experience.
  • Strong mechanical power and hand tool skills are must.
  • Willingness to work hard and efficiently to get the job done
  • Reasonable driving record
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy loads
  • Ability to follow instructions and learn basic guidelines and codes

Benefits include:

  • 4 day work week most weeks!
  • Career path to Journeyman Sprinkler Fitter
  • Paid training!
  • Competitive wage with enormous growth potential
  • Paid employee health insurance
  • Vacation
  • SIMPLE retirement plan
  • Available dental

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $42.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Power tools: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License with reasonable driving record. (Required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Waunakee, WI 53597: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

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