Title:  Fire Protection Shop (1st Shift)


Fond du Lac, WI

Looking to join one of the best mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States? Join our team! Ahern has an exciting opportunity in our Fire Protection Shop in Fond du Lac, WI. In 2022, Ahern was ranked as the #1 specialty contractor in WI, was in the top 15% of specialty contractors across the US, and won a regional workplace excellence award! Building our first-class reputation didn't happen by chance. It has developed since our inception in 1880 through our commitment to top-notch business practices, continuous improvement, and dedication to our number one asset: our employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!


Compensation is set to the current Local 669 Collective Bargaining Agreement of $17.78/hour.


How you will contribute: 

Duties of this position would primarily be machine operation threading piping for fire protection systems, Additional duties could include providing overall support by banding and bundling pipe, working with a crane and cart system to move pipe throughout the shop, shop sweeping, and equipment cleanup. This is a full-time first shift position typically working four 9-hour days M-TH, and one 4-hour day on Friday. 


What you need to qualify:
Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must meet the required norms on an aptitude test. Candidates must be able to frequently lift up to 50 pounds, stand, bend, and crouch throughout an 8-hour shift. Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to work in a team environment. You can stand out above other candidates by having a positive attitude, possessing excellent problem-solving skills, and being able to perform duties safely and effectively in a fast-paced work environment that will be loud at times. Safety regulations must be followed at all times, including the use of hearing, hand, knee, and foot safety equipment.


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/remote 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: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh