The work they do often goes unnoticed. You can’t easily see it when the building is finished, and much of it gets covered up when it’s completed.
Much of your work as a sprinkler fitter will go overlooked by those you protect.
This work takes inner drive; it takes the ability to follow orders and implement intricate plans while maintaining the situational awareness to make spur of the moment changes.
Sprinkler Fitters are a well-trained, dedicated, and knowledgeable group of men and women committed to protecting people from the catastrophic consequences of fire..
You’re a disciplined, hard-worker who has served your country both here and abroad. Through training and commitment you have formed a strong inner identity as well as built strong bonds with those with whom you have served.
Your training allowed you to succeed on the battlefield.
Your hard work protected you from the enemy.
And your dedication ensured your safety and our freedom.
Are you ready to use the attributes you forged in the military to help you start a strong career? A career that will allow you to utilize the skills you gained in the military to succeed?
Sprinkler Fitters are a well-trained, dedicated, and knowledgeable group of men and women committed to protecting people from the catastrophic consequences of fire. And we want you to join us in our effort to fight and extinguish fire at its source.
Like you learned with your military training, you’re only a true professional when you receive the right training. As a sprinkler fitting apprentice, you’ll be trained as an expert on the frontline of fire prevention. You’ll learn systems and safeguards and how to install, monitor and maintain the most advanced in fire prevention applications.
You know you have the ability to work well in small teams to accomplish various missions. And that’s just what you’ll be expected to do every day as a sprinkler fitter. This work takes inner drive; it takes the ability to follow orders and implement intricate plans while maintaining the situational awareness to make spur of the moment changes.
Are you ready to be part of a new team? One dedicated to fighting and extinguishing fire at its source?
Sprinkler fitters are the heroes behind the scenes — working to ensure that the potentially tragic consequences of fire never have the opportunity to become reality.
Sprinkler Fitters are the actual first responders to fire…and they help ensure that the fire is neutralized before it can spread.
We are proactive fire fighters, working in advance to battle fires daily through the careful design, installation and maintenance of some of the world’s most complex sprinkler systems.
We preserve, protect, and sustain life and property. That’s why we exist…
And we want to know if you have what it takes to be part of our team?
Parents, Teachers & Guidance Counselors
As a parent, teacher, or guidance counselor, you have the opportunity to encourage your students to explore every available option.
Challenging and rewarding opportunities exist as a Sprinkler Fitter with UA Sprinkler Fitters Local Union 669 Joint Apprentice and Training Committee
Apprentices spend five years dedicating themselves to learning the trade, both in the classroom and on the job.
An Apprentice takes what is learned in the classroom and quickly puts it to use in the field, under the direction of experienced Journeymen, bridging the gap between knowing and doing.
A UA Apprenticeship is practically free. There is no tuition and therefore, no debt when they are finished.