Current Open Positions

Fire Protection Designer (levels 1, 2 & 3)

Description:

Level 3 - A senior Fire Protection designer with 9+ years of experience, that performs all aspects of design on a project with little to help. Involved with design assist/build projects and as well as delegating design tasks to junior designers. A trusted leader in fire protection solutions for commercial, biotech, healthcare, industrial, education & residential facilities. This group of qualified estimators, designers, project managers, shop & field personnel work together closely from estimating through final closeout on every project. We engineer & design all FP systems, wet, dry, deluge, pre-action & standpipe systems as well as specialty systems, foam, water mist systems and gas suppression. All projects are modeled with 3D software during a collaborative coordination process, with a focus on preconstruction planning & prefabrication in our multi-trade modular fabrication facility. Our growing FP group is currently positioned to offer additional fire protection solutions which include growth in Inspection & Maintenance, and additional life safety services throughout New England. Note we are also seeking Fire Protection Designers levels 1 & 2 where less experience is necessary.


Responsibilities:

  • Exhibits the value of competencies for the company, department, employees and business partners.
  • Promotes a positive safety culture by adhering to policies and procedures set out by the department.
  • Staying up to date with NFPA standards, building codes & FM guidelines
  • Ability to complete all phases of a complex project with little to help
  • Ability to design a project without input from an engineer (Design Assist/Design Build)
  • Ability to design special hazard systems such as water mist, water spray, deluge & foam systems
  • Completing projects at or under budget
  • Supervising junior designers/co-ops on various tasks
  • Taking the coordination lead for JCC on a multi trade project
  • Ability to redesign engineering documents to cut cost from projects
  • Work with GCs to solve design/coordination issues / Propose solutions with RFIs
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time and maintain quality
  • Ability to make some PM decisions with GC’s and field personnel

Requirements:

  • YEARS EXPERIENCE: 10+
  • Minimum of a Bachelors’ degree required
  • Microsoft Suite
  • AutoCAD/HydraCAD
  • AutoSprink
  • Navisworks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • High-level problem solving abilities
  • Ability to manage shifting priorities
  • Knowledge/Understanding of <Core responsibilities training>

Salary:

$95K to $115K DOE

Location:

Eastern, MA

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