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W&M Fire Protection Services Shop Assistant: Summer Intern in Hawthorne, New York

W&M Fire Protection, a subsidiary of Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Company, is a full-service fire protection contractor with complete design, installation, and fabrication capability. W&M has proudly served the tri-state and New England areas for almost 30 years and offers a challenging and rewarding work environment.

At Davis-Ulmer we believe that investing and empowering our employees as leaders develops an organization that delivers innovative solutions and services that create a superior customer experience. The unique blend of our leader's abilities and the ownership of their work, combined with our culture and values, creates something that is simply described as the Davis-Ulmer difference.

As a result of continued growth, we are currently seeking candidates for a Shop Assistant at our office in Hawthorne, NY. As Shop Assistant will assist in the delivery of tools and materials to the job sites, along with the maintenance of the warehouse. This position is available during July and August 2024.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in the ensuring material is available for the shop and other locations

  • Ability to read and process purchase orders

  • Prepares each job in accordance with the fabrication list or verbal/written instructions.

  • Operates shop equipment and machinery in accordance with safety requirements

  • Must be comfortable operating a 26' box truck

  • Reports problems and discrepancies to Management

  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area at all times


  • Good mathematical skills with the ability to read a tape measure and add/subtract fractions

  • Good communication, organizational, reading and time management skills

  • General computer skills

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Two years of experience in a shop setting a plus

  • Plumbing knowledge a plus

Certifications, Licenses and/or Registrations:

  • Must have valid NY State Driver License

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds by self and up to 100 pounds assisted (with another person or mechanical assistance)

  • Ability to climbs ladders up to 6 foot

  • Shop environment with exposure to outside elements during all seasons

Wage Range: $16-$19/hour

Davis-Ulmer and its family of companies offer a competitive benefits package which includes health, dental, and vision insurance, a 401K match program, employer funded profit-sharing plan and a variety of voluntary benefits.

Davis-Ulmer and its subsidiaries are affirmative action and equal opportunity employers, and do not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

DAVIS-ULMER'S ENDURING PURPOSE: "To protect what people value most."

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.