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Fire Protection Designer

Waltham, MA 02452

Posted: 09/18/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 26912

Job Description

Our client in Waltham, MA  is looking for a Fire Protection Designer to design sprinkler system layouts for fire protection projects for life science, healthcare, and higher education clients. These projects can range in size from $50,000 to $20 million and are located in and around the greater Boston area.

  • 5 years previous experience performing sprinkler design and calculations
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects at once in a fast-paced environment
  • Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • NICET certification a plus
  • Knowledge of NFPA standards
  • AutoSPRINK experience (not required, but desired)
  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous installation experience a plus
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, and efficient
  • Strong technical background in mechanical, plumbing, and/or fire protection systems
  • Computer proficiency

  • Design layouts of fire sprinkler systems, including coordination with other MEP trades
  • Perform hydraulic calculations and stock listing
  • Attend virtual and project coordination meetings
  • Perform field surveys and hydrant flow tests
  • Provide occasional support to estimating department to prepare / review bid drawings

Pay: $100k - $145k (depending on experience)
Term:  Direct Hire
Work from home: Some flexibility, hybrid.

Our client is looking to fill the Fire Protection Designer position ASAP. If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, contact Shelley Laminack at slaminack@selectek.com.

No C2C applicants. Candidates must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the U.S. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelley Laminack
Technical Recruiter

Shelley graduated from Kennesaw State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management. She started her career as a recruiter of Information Technology and transitioned to Engineering and Technical staffing at Selectek. She found her passion for recruiting through connecting with people and building relationships. Shelley is committed to putting people first and helping them find their dream careers. In her free time, Shelley enjoys hiking and eating ice cream.

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