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Fire Sprinkler Paid Apprenticeship – Tampa

Wiginton Fire Systems is looking for select individuals in the Tampa, Florida area who are ready to start their careers in the fire sprinkler trade.

Our company has been operating for over half a century and boasts offices located throughout the Southeast region. We take pride in offering uniforms, comprehensive training, complete benefits, and abundant opportunities for professional growth. As a 100% employee-owned business, we hold the belief that our staff members who advance within our organization make exceptional leaders, salespeople, and technicians. We conduct pay evaluations for our apprentices every 6 months and generously reward those who pursue career development. If you are in search of a lifelong career, consider joining our team and becoming a part of our success story. We welcome individuals who are committed to excellence.

Individuals who are looking for quality training, a fully qualified apprenticeship program, and trade they can work for their entire career are welcome to apply. The apprenticeship trade school for fire sprinkler journeymen is 4 years and is company-paid. At the end of the training, you will have your journeyman card.


– You must be at least 18 years old

– Have a good driving record

– Clean criminal background, and the ability to pass a Drug Screening

– Must be able to work outdoors and be able to lift at least 75 pounds.

– CAN NOT be afraid of heights

Stop looking for a job. Start your career today.



  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8-hour shift
  • Potential Overtime


Employee Spotlight

Robert B. Cariveau

33 Years of Service

What inspired you to seek growth within this company?

Early on, it was my wife and family. After moving into design, it was a sense of accomplishment and wanting to learn all there is to know about the business.

What is it about this company you enjoy most?

It’s a fun place to work with many opportunities for anyone that works hard and wants to learn.

First Title
Helper Apprentice
Current Title
Corporate Vice President of Service