Fire Sprinkler Designer/Estimator
Protegis Fire & Safety
Cincinnati, OH

Protegis,a rapidly growing National Fire & Life Safety company with 16 locations seeksa dynamic individual to join our team.

Fire Sprinkler/Designer


Develop equipment and device layouts, details, diagrams and specifications utilizing AutoCAD.


· Develop equipment and device layouts, details, diagrams and specifications utilizing AutoCAD. Company currently utilizes Hydratec adaptive software.

· Perform site surveys of existing building structure and mechanical systems in order to produce drawing and access fire protection requirements.

· Work with the sales and technical staff to interpret project specifications and drawings, determining system layout.

· Perform calculations and utilize various third-party manufacturer software packages related to the design.

· Compile submittal packages for permit and engineer review.

· Develop and maintain project timelines to ensure all key deliverables are met.

· Attend project coordination meetings to establish routing with the other trades and discuss construction schedule with general contractor.

· Make detailed material list,obtain vendor quotes, and place orders for fabrication and loose material. This includes generating fabrication stock list from our software package.

· Maintain proper project documentation including submittals, approvals, material orders and warranty information

· Performs other related duties asrequired and/or assigned by management.


· Knowledge of Fire Protection systems: sprinkler – wet, dry, pre-action, standpipe, and fire pump. NICET certification a plus

· Prefer at least 5 years of experience in fire sprinkler design using AutoCAD, with formal training, but are willing to train ambitious applicants.

· Must understand the process of construction and the ability to work with general contractor to establish project schedule

· BIM coordination experience is preferred.

· Must be proficient in the operation of a computer with experience using Microsoft Office products.

· Requires strong organization and attention to detail.

· Must be a self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

· Must have a valid driver’s license and pass pre-employment drug screen and background checks.


***Competitive based on your level of experience and license/certifications held


· Basic life and long term disability insurance provided for all employees at no cost

· Voluntary benefits: medical, vision, dental and short-term disability

· 401k available with company match

· Paid vacation and holidays

· Tuition reimbursement program

· Possibilities for career development in a growing and dynamic company with a culture that actively promotes from within.

Protegis Fire & Safety is an equal opportunity employer. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, driving record check, and pre-employment drug screening.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly