Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16CAREERops Army Soldier Transitions to Installing Lifesaving Fire Suppression Systems 10 the Soldier for Life transitioning program with the Army, he never dreamed he would end up installing lifesav- ing fire suppression systems in his hometown of Wichita, KS. Prior to joining the Army, Tim had attended two years of college, but joining the Armed Forces was something he always wanted to do. He was in the Army for three-and-a-half years as a 14 Tango (air defense artilleryman). He tran- sitioned from the Army in July 2015, just in time for the inaugural Veterans in Piping® (VIP®) Sprin- kler Fitter program at Fort Sill in Oklahoma where Tim was stationed. “My original plan was to go back to college, but I didn’t have a clear direction of what I wanted to do in school. I ran into Mike Hazard, who runs the VIP program for the UA, and we started talk- ing. I was helped by quite a few folks to get into this program, and once it started, things just started to really roll.” As a UA sprinkler fitter, Tim was learning to in- stall lifesaving fire suppression systems used throughout the country. Typical installation jobs for the UA in this sector of our trade include: hos- When Tim Moss entered