Koorsen Fire & Security, one of the nation’s largest privately held fire & security services companies, is in search of a qualified/trainable Route Sales & Service Technician in Grand Rapids, MI. It is preferred that candidates have a strong and proven background in route sales and service & business development but will train an individual that meets pre-qualification standards to include: excellent communications skills, a sales and mechanical aptitude, charismatic attitude, and must possess excellent customer service skills.
If you have the experience and/or feel that you have the ability, the characteristics of a strong sales associate, enjoy working with your hands, and wish to work in a rewarding industry that protects life and property, we are interested in hearing from you.Â Koorsen offers a strong compensation plan including great pay and benefits.
Koorsen offers a competitive compensation package, including: quarterly profit bonus program, Medical/dental/prescription benefit package, Company paid life insurance, 401k program with company match, Paid holidays, PTO (paid time off for combined vacation and personal days), Tuition reimbursement, Uniform program
We also provide a number of voluntary benefits such as additional life and disability coverage, vision plan, Prepaid Legal Shield and Identity Theft Protection Plan. Many associates also take advantage of the discounts we offer on fire prevention and security systems for the associates’ home.
Primarily a route sales and service position responsible for sale, inspection, service, and installation of restaurant kitchen fire suppression systems (Restaurant Hood Systems), and General Products including Fire Extinguishers and Exit Light systems.
Restaurant Hood & Fire Suppression Systems Inspection, Service, Installation & Sales
â¢Shut off Electric / Gas power to Restaurant appliances
â¢Check Hood Fire Suppression System nozzle position, type, & flow points
â¢Remove Cylinders, carrying suppression cylinders up and down ladders for installation, inspection, & service
â¢Check/test for proper suppression system operation via pull station or testing links
â¢Check inside of cylinder tanks for corrosion
â¢Check and replace fusible links within suppression system
â¢Check piping/conduit runs and correct problems when needed
â¢Clean Hood Fire Suppression System nozzles and the supply line pipe
â¢Check cartridge for proper weight
â¢Apply updated inspection tags
â¢Perform installation of new restaurant hood fire suppression systems per NFPA guidelines
â¢Install new Fire Suppression System components as needed
â¢Document Deficiencies and recommendations made to customer
â¢Follow all current NFPA guidelines along with federal and state regulations
Fire Extinguisher & Hose Inspection, Service, Installation and Sales
â¢Know and follow current NFPA codes to perform accurate and efficient inspections
Â Inspect Fire Extinguishers and make sure they are up to code & update tags (Check pressure, powder levels, inspection dates, extinguisher pin, powder in hose, potential discharge, leaks, installed properly, etc.)
â¢Take Extinguishers & Cylinders to Koorsen branch for Hydro Testing when required
â¢Remove Extinguishers & Cylinders safely and take them to Koorsen branch for Hydro testing when required
â¢Service Fire Extinguishers, adding correct powder amount, pressure, labels &collars, etc.
â¢Install Fire Extinguishers properly
â¢Sell new Fire Extinguishers to customer when needed
â¢Perform visual inspection of Fire Hose station
â¢Check Fire Hose hydro dates, placement of hose, and perform service when needed
â¢Update extinguisher and fire hose station tags after inspection and/or sale
Exit Light Inspection, Service, Installation and Sales
â¢Make sure electrical breaker is “off”, and power to Exit Lights has been cut -Â Lock out & Tag out (LOTO) the breaker
â¢Perform visual inspection of Exit Lights and evaluate condition
â¢Test Exit Light batteries and replace as needed
â¢Check Exit Light bulbs and replace as needed
â¢Perform installation of Exit Lights – The installation of the new fixtures must be performed by a qualified individual and Local or State requirements shall be followed. The power shall be shut off by the customer and the Koorsen Fire & Security shall Lockout & Tag out (LOTO) the breaker before performing the installation. *The Koorsen Fire & Security associate is not permitted to perform installations on energized equipment
â¢Sell new Exit Light systems, replacement bulbs, and replacement batteries to customer
â¢Make sure that all Exit Lights on site have been properly evaluated and are up to code
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Koorsen Fire & Security, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, , national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, or any other legally protected status.
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