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Title:  Sprinkler Fitter Apprentice

Location: 

Des Moines, IA

Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for a Sprinkler Fitter Apprentice in Des Moines, IA. In 2021, Ahern was ranked as the #1 specialty contractor in WI and in the top 15% of specialty contractors across the US. Building a first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!

 

How will you contribute?

Ahern has an exciting opportunity for Sprinkler Fitter Apprentice to join the Sprinkler Fitter Apprenticeship program working for our Des Moines, Iowa Location. This is a 5-year apprenticeship program working side-by-side with a journeymen sprinkler fitter installing automatic fire protection systems. Your employment relationship will be governed by a collective bargaining agreement.  Apprentices will complete on the job training and a 5-year correspondence course towards becoming a journeyman sprinkler fitter.

 

How will you qualify? 

Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years old, have a High School Diploma or equivalent, have a valid driver’s license along with a clean driving record to operate company vehicles, and pass appropriate drug screen and physical (the job entails a great deal of lifting and climbing).  Successful candidates must be self-starters, have a strong mechanical background, have a good working and learning attitude, and be able to work in a fast paced construction environment.

 

What's in it for you?

Ahern has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards. Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, and flexible work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry. Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!

 

Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.

 


Nearest Major Market: Des Moines