Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Protection Water-Based (formerly Automatic Sprinkler System)
Successful candidate should have a strong background in industrial applications for fire protection. 10+ years of experience recommended. Must have Water Based Systems Layout Level 3 NICET minimum. Candidate should like working with others and being part of a team. Design and create sprinkler systems using plans, drawings, and drafting skills. Production of drawings would be used for installation and be depended upon for every step of project management and completion. Responsible for initial project planning including estimating design time, man hours, and analyzing potential changes/problems/concerns. Coordinate and assist superintendent and sales representative for duration of project.
Review contract documents and coordinate with subs and GC/owner to gather information required
Determine construction feasibility and system possibilities
Create system designs using specialized fire sprinkler layout software
Estimate/list material needed for project
Perform hydraulic calculations
Develop and maintain relationships with customers to ensure their needs and expectations are being met
Coordinate with other depts. as needed
Perform project management functions as required
Complete and/or assist with other assigned responsibilities as directed by branch manager
VFP Fire Systems has specialized in fire protection since 1927. We offer fire protection systems and services to customers throughout the U.S. With multiple locations, VFP has the resources and experience to handle any project with the hands on approach our customers have come expect.
VFP handles all phases of fire protection, including pre-planning, engineering and design, coordination, project management, installation, inspection, repair and maintenance.
The qualified professionals at VFP Fire Systems recognize that each customer has unique needs. Regulatory codes, insurance specifications, environmental and operational concerns are routinely balanced within budget parameters. In-house staff of CAD-based engineering technicians, project managers, and experienced field installation and service technicians are specialists, qualified to evaluate, layout, fabricate, install and service optimal fire protection systems - on time and within budget.