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Design Coordinator / SAINT-JOHN, NB #VB-10

Job Description

Your mission

Reporting to the District Manager, you will be mainly responsible for designing automatic fire sprinkler systems in accordance with the requirements of current codes.  Among other things, your responsibilities will be to:

  • Collect and analyze all information necessary for design;
  • Identify standards and codes governing the design and installation of all the mechanical aspect of automatic fire sprinkler systems;
  • Proceed and/or participate to automatic fire sprinkler systems design, hydraulic calculations, material stock listing using AutoCAD and HydraCAD systems;
  • Plan, schedule and organize all phases of the project;
  • Proceed to site surveys and plan review;
  • Review engineering and design schedules, man-hour budgets and controls;
  • Monitor contract changes and provide details of material and labour cost changes to sales representatives;
  • Approve engineering plans;
  • Follow-up on budgets, deadlines and calendar for projects under your responsibility.


Your contribution

Working within our Engineering Department and with a great design team, your work will help the company adequately meet his clients’ expectations and guarantee them the security of their fire systems.


  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or Building Engineering or College diploma in fire protection or building mechanics or civil engineering;
  • 2 years of relevant experience in sprinkler design;
  • Piping background;
  • Proficiency in computer-assisted design with AutoCad;
  • Very good knowledge of Windows software (advanced Excel).
  • Knowledge of standards and codes governing design and installation of automatic fire protection systems;
  • Knowledge of HydraCad (an asset);
  • Specific training in fire protection (an asset);
  • Valid driver's license and vehicle.






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