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Sprinkler Design Technician


Job Summary

Johnson Controls
Strongsville, OH
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Sprinkler Design Technician

About the Job

What you will do 

The Deisgn Technician II will be 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

  • High school diploma or Technical degree

  • 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

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 SpecialAccommodations@Tyco.com


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