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Sprinkler Design Technician
Raleigh , North Carolina
January 22, 2018
Sprinkler Design Technician

What you will do
Responsible for all aspects of sprinkler design including hydraulic calculations, shop drawings preparation and project management.

How you will do it
  • Design and layout fire protection systems to meet NFPA standards
  • Coordinate piping layout & elevations with other trades
  • List material for ordering and fabrication after drawings have been approved
  • Oversee material procurement, costs and delivery
  • Troubleshoot issues raised by AHJ, customers and installers
  • Prepare basic hydraulic calculations and project submittal drawings
  • Receive and respond to customer design needs
  • Correspond with district municipalities for the design needs
  • Maintain project drawing files, drawing library, and associated records

What we look for

  • Previous experience in the fire protection industry
  • AutoCAD training combined with experience in designing and performing hydraulic calculations for sprinkler systems is required
  • Valid driver's license and dependable transportation

  • Minimum qualification of a NICET level is desired
  • Completion of a college program or equivalent education preferred
  • Self-motivated with flexibility to respond to emergency situations
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills combined with the ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge of NFPA codes and standards
Who we are
At Johnson Controls, we're shaping the future to create a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way the world lives, works and plays. The future requires bold ideas, an entrepreneurial mind-set and collaboration across boundaries. You need a career focused on tomorrow. Tomorrow needs you.

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are an individual with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process please email

A little about us:
We’re shaping the future. Together, let’s make a world that’s safe, comfortable and sustainable. Tomorrow needs you.

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