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Designer - Fire Suppression Division / OTTAWA #VO-34

Job Description

Working within our Engineering Department and with a great design team, your work will help the company adequately meet his clients’ expectations and guarantee them the security of their fire systems.

You will be mainly responsible for designing automatic fire sprinkler systems and preparing drawings in accordance with the requirements of current codes.  Among other things, your responsibilities will be to:

  • Prepare drawings considering architectural, structural and mechanical plans using AutoCAD and HydraCAD systems, etc.;
  • Reproduce and draw sketches, drawings and plans;
  • Arrange sprinklers on the drawings in accordance with current standards;
  • Verify drawings in accordance with the established procedure;
  • Participate in project meetings with project managers & other trades for project coordination;
  • Order material based on the coordinated drawings by using HydraList;
  • Proceed to field surveys for installation drawings;
  • Estimate change orders and help prepare quotes for the sales team.

If you are a junior designer looking to work within a team of experienced fire protection professionals and you are eager to learn and develop your experience while working on stimulating projects, this may be the position you are looking for!

Requirements

  • Diploma in Fire Protection Engineering Technology or Design or High School diploma with equivalent relevant experience;
  • Proficiency in computer-assisted design with AutoCad;
  • Knowledge of HydraCad (an asset);
  • Knowledge of standards and codes governing design and installation of automatic fire protection systems;
  • Specific training in fire protection (an asset);
  • Valid driver's license and vehicle.

 

WHY JOIN US

  • 3 weeks of vacation following one year of service, 12 paid Statutory Holidays
  • Comprehensive Group Insurance Plan upon hiring, including the virtual care platform Dialogue for a quick access to healthcare services in many Canadian provinces
  • Group RRSP with employer contributions following 3 months of continuous service
  • Supplemental training according to employee, market or company needs
  • Years of service Recognition Program

Workplace

Ottawa

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