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Fire Alarm Project Engineer-Designer / VANCOUVER #TV-52

Job Description

Your mission

Reporting to the Fire Alarm Operations Manager, you will be mainly responsible for the design of fire alarm systems in accordance with the requirements of applicable codes and standards.  Among other things, your responsibilities will be to:

  • Gather and analyze information needed for the design;
  • Identify requirements in the building codes, and design and installation standards, as well as requirements specific to the local authorities having jurisdiction, regulating the design and installation of fire alarm systems;
  • Choose the best type of fire detectors depending on the hazard and building structure.
  • Prepare drawings showing location of all fire alarm equipment in accordance with architectural, structural. electrical  and mechanical plans, sequence of operation and riser diagram;
  • Coordinate projects with other engineering disciplines and installing electrical contractor;
  • Participate in projects design performed by other members of the fire alarm design team;
  • Review and approve fire alarm engineering plans;
  • Follow-up on schedules for projects under your responsibility.

 

Your contribution

Working within the fire alarm engineering team, your work will help the company to adequately meet clients’ expectations and guarantee fully compliant fire alarm systems.

Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Building Engineering;
  • Member of the Engineers and Geoscientists of BC;
  • 2 years of relevant experience;
  • Proficiency in standards and codes governing the design and installation of fire alarm systems;
  • Very good knowledge of AutoCAD;
  • Very good knowledge of Windows software (advanced Excel).

Workplace

Burnaby

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