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23Mar, 2017

Seeking Sprinkler Design Technician Trainee(s)

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security is seeking Sprinkler Design Technician Trainee(s) to begin in June/July 2017.  This is a wonderful opportunity to expand your Engineering or Construction Management skills through paid training and apprenticeship under the guidance of a senior designer!  Please review the attachment below for a complete outline of the job description and responsibilities as well as a point of contact for application.  Oliver is an Equal Opportunity Employer. OSCO Design Recruitment 2017
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23Mar, 2017

Opportunity as a Licensing and Permit Coordinator

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security has a position available as a Licensing and Permit Coordinator.  This important role is responsible for overseeing the licensing and permit processes of the sprinkler and alarm division.  Confidence in MS Windows, Word, Excel & Outlook is required.  Effective navigation of state & township websites, professional communication skills, and a valid drivers license are essential for interested candidates.  Please review the attachment below for a detailed description of the expectations of this position and the point of contact for application.  Oliver is an Equal Opportunity Employer! Licensing […]
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10Mar, 2017

Alarm Department Service Sales Opportunity

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The Alarm Department of Oliver Fire Protection & Security is seeking a highly motivated sales professional to promote and sell maintenance and monitoring agreements for the fire alarm, security and other life safety systems and equipment we offer. Must have excellent communication skills; have the ability to persuade and close sales. Successful candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience with successful outside sales experience in the Business to Business marketplace. A detailed description of the position’s qualifications and responsibilities are outlined in the attachment below, in addition […]
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9Mar, 2017

Fire Alarm Technician Career Opportunity

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security is interested in hiring a Fire Alarm Technician with a NICET Level II Certification and Notifier Fire Alarm installation experience.  Accountability for proper and timely installation, repair, programming, and design-layout of fire alarm systems are some of the requirements expected of a Fire Alarm Technician.  Proficiency in installation methods and knowledge of fire building codes and design standards meeting the NFPA 72 code requirements are preferred.   Details regarding the responsibilities and requirements of this position, as well as the point of contact for application, […]
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2Feb, 2017

Seeking Candidate for Vice President of Fire Alarm & Security

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After 15 years of dedication and commitment to Oliver Fire Protection & Security, Russell H. Walters has decided to step down from his position as Vice President of  the Fire Alarm & Security Department.  Oliver team members are grateful for the experience, positive leadership, support and continued growth that Russ contributed to the company.  Oliver is now reviewing applications to fulfill the leadership role of Vice President of the Fire Alarm & Security Department.   Interested candidates must have 15 years proven experience in the Fire Alarm & Security industry in […]
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23Jan, 2017

Vice President of Inspections & Service Employment Opportunity

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security has a leadership role as Vice President of Inspections & Service open for application!  Interested candidates must exemplify outstanding communication and organizational skills as this essential role will need to manage challenges, motivate team members, and strive for a future of continued growth and improvement.  A four year college degree is required in addition to ten years of experience in a service related field and at least five years of management experience.  Utilize your abilities as a collaborative innovator to facilitate the growth and positive reputation of Oliver while […]
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19Jan, 2017

Oliver Sprinkler Division is Seeking an Inspection Repair Administrator

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security is seeking a new team member with exceptional communication and organizational skills to join our Sprinkler Service Department as the Inspection Repair Administrator .  The position involves daily scheduling of sprinkler system repairs and includes the analysis of information and invoices for processing purposes.  This position will also involve cross-training with other administrative responsibilities in the service department.  Please follow the link above for a detailed description of the responsibilities and requirements for this position.  We would prefer candidates with an Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree.  However, interested […]
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2Nov, 2016

Oliver Fire Protection & Security Offers Two Employment Opportunities!

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Two positions are now open for application: Fire Protection Sales Estimator & Payroll/Accounts Payable Administrator. Are you a college graduate with strong communication skills and have a desire to learn and grow within a team environment?  As a Fire Protection Sales Estimator you will assist the Road Division Senior Contract Sales Estimator/Manager and learn how to perform Fire Protection piping layout and system design.  You will have the opportunity to exhibit your excellent attention for detail and organizational skills while attending Bid meetings, Walk-Throughs and Trade Association Events.  Among other duties, […]
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24Oct, 2016

Side by Side Burn Video Captures Oliver’s Sprinklers in Action!

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From 2001 to 2007, Oliver Fire Protection & Security installed 26,539 sprinklers at the University of Pennsylvania.   Every dorm room on campus is equipped with this life saving & property protecting technology.  In this video, you will see two small scale dorms exposed to a fire hazard.  The room without the sprinkler surrenders to the flame and is left in a devastating ruin before the fire company can arrive on the scene.  Meanwhile, the dorm with the sprinkler, activated within 30 seconds and extinguished the fire under one minute, […]
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18Oct, 2016

GBCA Features Oliver Fire Protection & Security in Recent Post

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Oliver Fire Protection & Security has been featured in a recent blog post by GBCA (General Building Contractors Association).   The article discusses the origin of Oliver Fire Protection & Security in 1957 through the vision and leadership of Leland Oliver.  Now in it’s third generation of family ownership, Oliver continues to be the Mid-Atlantic region’s preferred full-service fire protection & security experts. Beginning as a fire sprinkler company, Oliver has expanded the business to include the following additional services: fire alarm, video surveillance systems, access control systems, monitoring, security alarms, and other […]
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