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Fire Protection Design Engineer - Entry Level (Design Group)

Company: Barry-Wehmiller Design Group
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Summary

As a Fire Protection Design Engineer, you will work under the direction of a licensed Fire Protection Engineer to design fire protection systems (fire sprinkler, fire alarm, special hazard) for industrial, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.


  • Learn and gain design experience with fire protection systems (fire sprinkler, fire pump, fire detection and alarm, special hazard fire suppression).
  • Support engineers and senior designers with various fire protection engineering code consulting and design efforts across the firm.
  • Learn to review and interpret model Building/Fire Code requirements and referenced NFPA standards.
  • Learn to perform field evaluations of existing fire protection systems.
  • Interface with on-site construction staff and remote cross functional architecture and engineering project teams in multiple offices.
  • Learn to evaluate water supplies, perform engineering calculations, develop specifications, and oversee preparation of plans for bidding, permit acquisition, and construction.
  • Review fire sprinkler and fire alarm contractor shop drawings and calculations for code and contract document compliance.

    • 0-4 years of experience in a fire protection engineering graduate role (Internships and Co-Ops will be considered)
    • Relevant fire protection engineering design for industrial facility projects highly desired.
    • Through school course work or recent work experience, show an entry level ability to complete fire protection systems analysis, sizing, layout and design of fire protection systems, drawing production, specification and report writing.
    • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, and ability to interact with our valued team members and clients.
    • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office.
    • AutoCAD, Revit, Plant 3D, or Navisworks experience is a plus.
    • Experience with a fire sprinkler hydraulic calculation program.
    • Willingness to travel to project sites and collaborate with design professionals in other offices for training and other purposes.

      • 4 year ABET accredited BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering, or related Engineering Technology degree is required

        Licenses and Certifications
        • EIT preferred

          • English

Keywords: Barry-Wehmiller Design Group, Fort Worth , Fire Protection Design Engineer - Entry Level (Design Group), Engineering , Fort Worth, Texas

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