Commercial Kitchen Suppression Systems Service Specialist

  • Employer: Vancouver Fire and Radius Security
  • Location: Richmond, BC
  • Job Type: Full
  • Job Status: Permanent Time
  • Category: Fire Service
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  • Job ID: 83
  • Posting Date: Sep 3, 2019
  • Posting Expiry: N/A
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Job Details


Vancouver Fire is seeking a Commercial Kitchen Suppression Systems Service Specialist to add to our growing team! Our ideal candidate will be an ASTT - RFPT with SP, EX, AL, EM & WA endorsement plus a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in servicing and installation of Commercial Kitchen Suppression Systems. General duties will include conducting routine inspections of kitchen suppression systems, extinguishers and emergency light units using prescribed procedures according to AST and NFPA guidelines as well as UL/ULC Standards. A strong working knowledge of Commercial Kitchen Suppression Systems, NFPA 96 & 17A, BCBC, VFBL and B.C. Fire Code would be an asset. The right candidate for this position wants more than just a job; you want a career, a company you can grow with. We seek in return, an excellent work ethic, great attitude and incredible customer service skills. 

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform on-site trouble shooting of existing kitchen fire suppression systems
  • Installation of new kitchen fire suppression systems
  • Identify NFPA and local code non-conformance issues
  • Ensure proper reporting and documentation for all work is performed
  • Provide support to sales teams related to site visits and quotations
  •  3-5 years’ experience in servicing and installation of Commercial Kitchen Suppression Systems



Skills & Qualifications

  • Professional, approachable and customer-service oriented
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • Valid BC Driver’s License; excellent driving record & clean driver’s abstract


The Person

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build quality relationships and provide an exceptional level of customer service
  • Adaptable, adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity
  • Shows resilience in the face of constraints


Why Work for Us?

  • A comprehensive benefits package, including MSP, extended medical (with vision care), dental, short-term disability, life insurance, AD&D, travel insurance, EAP (counselling) coverage after 3 months
  • Group RRSP, with an employer matching program after 1 year
  • Monthly opportunity for company-wide bonus
  • Regular company events

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