Fire & Life Safety
Classic Fire + Life Safety hires over 60 employees
By SP&T Staff
They expect to hire another 24 team members by July.
By SP&T Staff
TORONTO — Classic Fire + Life Safety has hired more than 60 new team members across its 10 locations.
The fire protector contractor and service provider says it has hired more members to help it meet the growing maintenance needs of its customers. They did not expect as many new members to join until summer time.
“The strength and vitality of Canada’s fire and life safety industry is one of our country’s best kept secrets,” said Melissa Diaz, vice president, Human Resources at Classic Fire + Life Safety in a statement.
“We’re definitely experiencing a growth spurt both in the industry and as a company but, the truth is, when it comes to employment opportunities in this industry, there is really no off season.”
Since announcing its recruitment campaign in February, the company has hired eight fire alarm technicians, 21 sprinkler fitters, 13 customer care representatives, three sales staff, and nine other office staff in various departments.
New hires filled positions across the company’s offices in Ajax, Burlington, Cambridge, London, Ottawa, Toronto and Windsor, Ont., and Winnipeg, Man. Classic Fire + Life Safety expects to fill another 24 additional positions before July.
Classic Fire + Life Safety wants prospective employees to know that in addition to competitive salaries, it offers numerous benefits including extended health and dental care, RRSP matching, insurance discounted rates, assistance programs, paid time off and opportunities for career growth and development.