Technician - Engineering
Tyco International - Cranston, RI

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Tyco Fire Protection Products (TFPP) is a business unit of Tyco Fire Products (TFP). We are a worldwide leader in saving lives and protecting property around the globe with our broad portfolio of chemical and water segment products for the fire suppression and building products industries. Within TFPP we design, manufacture, and distribute the highest quality products with market leading features for the Commercial, Residential, Storage, HVAC/Plumbing, and Food Service, Petroleum Oil & Gas, Mining, and Marine markets. TFPP is a recognized leader in researching new technologies and developing innovative solutions for our customers. The business unit has approximately 3,200 employees with 15 manufacturing plants and 44 Distribution Branches in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Singapore, Shanghai, Canada, Latin America, and the US. TFPP is headquartered in Lansdale, PA.

TFPP is currently hiring a Technician to work in their Cranston RI facility. The Cranston RI facility is a state of the art R&D Center, conveniently located outside Providence and Massachusetts.

The Technician will be performing tests and evaluations on fire suppression and mechanical piping equipment and other assigned tasks. Records data, makes computations, and writes reports documenting results and conclusions. The Technician will also work with data acquisition equipment.

The responsibilities of the role are:
25% Reads and interprets test plans and procedures; using determines set-up and gives feedback to design and engineering to finalize plans and procedures.

50% Conducts testing of Tyco products in accordance with supplied procedures. This function includes assembly of test items, acquisition/procurement of test equipment, set-up of tests, running test, data collection, tear down of test systems, and other incidental tasks.

25% Uses computerized and analog data acquisition methods to collect data



The ideal candidate will have the following:
Associate's degree with 1 year experience, or a High School Diploma or Technical Trade School certification and 2 years work related experience.

Solid basic math skills

Problem solving skills

Proficient in MS office programs such as Word and Excel

Ability to multi task.

Tyco Fire Products offers a competitive salary package in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including a 401(k) with company match.

Tyco is a diverse company that believes its employees are the foundation for investing in its future. Diversity and inclusion are key to growing our business and providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all employees.

Tyco is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.






TFPP - North America

Primary Location


United States-Rhode Island-Cranston

Job Posting


Mar 28, 2012



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