Work with your hands in a way that is vital to our community while traveling around the city of Nashville. Sound fun?

Pay Range: $14.00/HR – $16.00/HR

No prior inspection experience or knowledge of fire alarm or fire sprinkler systems necessary. Pay dependent upon your level of experience and education.


Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability, 401K, & Employee Stock Option Plan.

Job Description:

Entry level inspection technicians assist inspectors in various inspections of life safety equipment. These inspections could the testing of fire pumps, fire extinguishers, or smoke detectors.  

About Security Fire:

As a life safety contractor, we at Security Fire Protection have a reputation for protecting people’s lives and property. Over the past 50 years we have built our reputation by taking on challenging projects (Link for most recent) and diligently inspecting & maintaining existing systems. Our reputation has been accomplished in thanks to our 100+ employees between our offices in Memphis (Headquarters), Nashville, and Knoxville (Morristown Automatic Sprinkler). To learn more about Security Fire Protection please click here.


  • No prior inspection experience necessary! Previous construction experience a plus.
  • Strong values and a dedication to working with honesty and integrity at all times.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to read and write in English.
  • Well-developed active listening, critical thinking, and deductive reasoning skills.
  • Dependability- must be reliable, responsible and committed to fulfilling assigned duties.
  • Independence- individuals must be self-starters and have the ability to work with little or no supervision.
  • Have a dependable means of transportation to get to and from job sites and other places of work.


  • Test various life safety devices.
  • Gain understanding of how to test alarm panels, audible/visual alarms, pull stations, and detectors for fire alarm systems.
  • Gain understanding of how to test fire pumps, tamper switches, water-flow devices, hydrants, and valves.
  • Must interact well with personnel and customers. Have a professional appearance. Basic computer experiences a plus.
Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact Human Resources at
Email: beth.fatchett@securityfire.us

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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