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Fire Protection Designer

Company: Emcor Inc
Location: Reno
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title: Fire Protection Designer

About Us: Shambaugh & Son L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., is a construction/engineering firm. We specialize in the Design-Build method of construction resulting in fast-track delivery of the project improvements to our clients as well as traditional plan and spec projects. We are one of the largest specialty contractors in the U.S. and the only one with all eight M.E.P. (Mechanical, Electrical, Process, Automation, Refrigeration, HVAC, Plumbing, and Fire Protection) design and installation capabilities in-house. We perform $1+ billion of construction projects per year with over 3,000 employees throughout 50 states from our home office in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Our success has been driven by our ability to attract and retain knowledgeable and seasoned professionals to work on the Shambaugh team. As we continue to build on our more than 90 year Shambaugh success story, we are looking to complement our existing experienced project management staff with motivated and talented individuals who are interested in expanding their project management knowledge and gaining valuable work experience.

At Shambaugh we recognize people as our most important resource, and it is our mission to produce the industry's highest level of quality services, safety and productivity on every project in order to develop repeat customers, maximize return on investment, and provide professional growth opportunities for people in the organization.

Job Summary

Shambaugh & Son is looking for a Fire Protection Sprinkler Designer. You will be responsible for designing layouts using AutoCAD/HydraCAD and creating hydraulic calculations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for designing and the layout of Fire Sprinkler systems
  • Read, analyze and interpret contract documents, including all disciplines of construction drawings and specifications
  • Write, plan, coordinate and make presentation to individuals and groups
  • Work with and comprehend mathematical concepts including hydraulic calculations and project cost analysis
  • Develop positive and ongoing relationships with customers to ensure satisfaction
  • Provide fire sprinkler designs with AutoCAD, HydraCAD, AutoSprink, and Revit
  • Responsible for BIM modeling and field surveying
  • Provide lists for fabrication and coordinate between the trades
  • Other duties assigned Qualifications
    • Bachelor's Degree in a technical or business discipline preferred or equivalent experience. Examples include: Architectural, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management Degrees
    • Strong analytical, critical thinking and mathematical aptitude, with attention to detail
    • Good working knowledge of hydraulic calculations and ability to read and understand blueprints
    • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and handle multiple priorities under time constraints
    • Flexible to be available as needed to travel to client sites




      Shambaugh is deeply committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all its job applicants and employees. We seek to employ qualified persons in all job classifications and to administer all personnel actions affecting our employees without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, ancestry, or genetic information. Individuals with a disability, disabled and other protected veterans and any other characteristic protected by applicable law will be given the fullest consideration for employment in positions for which they are qualified. We also are committed to making reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a disability as well as abiding by any and all state and local laws, which in addition to the above prohibit discrimination in any form.

Keywords: Emcor Inc, Reno , Fire Protection Designer, Professions , Reno, Nevada

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