Company: Landmark Sprinkler Inc.
Location: Lexington, KY
Fire sprinkler designer needed. Proficient in AutoCad and AutoSprink.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities however; the Designer may be required to assist Design Trainees and field personnel when required.
Good oral, written and telephone communication skills
Good customer service skills
Moderate to advanced computer skills
Time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
Ability to read, analyze building construction documents
Good mathematical skills
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma / GED required
Associate’s degree preferred with an Engineering degree a plus
CAD experience required
Two plus years of previous Fire Protection Systems design or equivalent combination of experience and education preferred
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Valid State Driver License
NICET Certifications preferred
PHYSICAL DEMANDS and WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Office environment – moderate noise
Construction job sites – moderate to heavy noise, uneven ground, may be subject to heights
Ability to maneuver in restricted, poorly lit spaces
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds at times
May be required to climb ladders up to 6 feet
Depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)
LIMITATIONS and DISCLAIMER:
All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying the position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an “at-will” basis.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reads, interprets building construction documents such as drawings, specifications and other contract documents
Prepares fire protection shop drawings, specifications, equipment submittals and computer hydraulic calculations as needed for compliance with applicable fire protection codes
Prepares equipment stock lists and fabrication lists for fabrication of fire protection piping and hangers and purchases material as necessary
Surveys existing buildings for accurate, economical installation of fire protection systems
Works closely with Project Managers, field staff and other employees throughout the company
Generates Request for Information Forms (RFI’s), test certificates and Operation and Maintenance Manuals (O&M’s)
Process change orders in a timely fashion, to include regular follow-up with GC/CM for updates
Material/equipment ordering and oversight for jobs (as applicable between designer and shop coordinator)
Attends Project Manager’s meetings as necessary
Attends related training classes, courses and seminars as requested by supervisor
Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability, 401K, Holidays, PTO
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