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Fire Sprinkler Technician - Military Veterans

at Amentum

Experience | Passion | Purpose

Fire Sprinkler Technician

Amentum is a premier global government and private-sector partner whose experience, passion and purpose drive mission success.

We currently have an opportunity for a Fire Sprinkler Technician in Alice Springs. If you are looking for a relaxed, community-focused lifestyle, work/life balance, a company that invests in maintaining and developing you and your career, and to work with an exceptional group of friendly, talented people we encourage you to join our team.

The Fire Sprinkler Technician functions as a key member of a multi-skilled team to safely and effectively maintain facility infrastructure and critical systems at OASIS. This role provides a professional service in the execution of technical repair and maintenance of all assigned facility wet and dry suppression equipment. This includes elements of planning, organization, coordination, scheduling and resource management associated with the day-to-day maintenance of the facility's wet and dry suppression systems.

The Fire Sprinkler Technician is primarily responsible for the efficient and timely completion of fire system maintenance tasks, identification of deficiencies and repairs as required.

Operating within a small team of technicians, you will be expected to contribute to a culture of continuous improvement, supporting the implementation of initiatives and technical advancement. The Fire Sprinkler Technician role will suit individuals that are able to think on their feet, respond to changes in assignments based on site needs and complete assigned tasks to a high standard.

This position works closely with the Facilities Operations Team, other Facilities Maintainers and OASIS departments to enable reliable, consistent and effective maintenance and operation of facility systems.


  • Inspection, testing and maintenance of fire sprinklers and associated infrastructure in accordance with applicable standards
  • Repairs and installation to associated wet and dry suppression systems and infrastructure.
  • Work with operational and maintenance personnel to coordinate life safety system impairments as required for repairs, maintenance and new installations.
  • Maintain a complete and current working understanding of all relevant facilities infrastructure, equipment and systems.
  • Inspection of fire extinguishers
  • Any other reasonable duties as requested.
  • NICET II or III - Inspection and Testing of Water Based Systems
  • Strong understanding of Work Health Safety (WHS) Act, and EHS policies & procedures
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience working within Facility Maintenance or similar technical environment
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of technical terminology relating to Electrical infrastructure and electronic equipment
  • Strong understanding of facilities equipment and functionality
  • Strong understanding of facilities O&M requirements
  • Strong understanding of equipment maintenance requirements (preventive, predictive, & corrective)

  • NICET I or II - Fire Alarm Systems
  • NICET I or II - Special Hazards Systems
  • Experience with Notifier systems
  • Trade qualification
  • Enterprise Resource Planning experience. (SAP, Archibus etc.)
  • Microsoft Office Suite experience

  • 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Experience with a diverse range of fire systems and suppression equipment highly regarded.


  • Personnel are required to be medically fit to work and safely complete all physical tasks associated with the role in which they are employed. This includes but is not limited to being able to carry and control moderate to heavy loads and being able to safely traverse and access maintenance environments that may be uneven or cramped.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Alice Springs, NT


Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

We are looking for skilled Veterans interested in continuing your career in aviation, global logistics, IT and Network support, and also unmanned systems. 

We currently have positions open nationwide and globally to include: Kuwait, Iraq, and other overseas locations!

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

What happens after I apply? 

First, you will want to ensure your RecruitMilitary profile is up to date, and you also have the most up to date resume to provide. Once you apply for the role you will be re-directed to complete your employment application on Amentum's career site. Once you complete that application a recruiter will review your skills and qualifications and reach out to you about the role as appropriate. 



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