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DATE ADDED: Thu 11/10/2018

Fire Sprinkler System Designer

La Porte, USA


Job Description


For over fifty years, the Moran Group of companies has focused on life safety and life comfort across the nation. Headquartered in Northbrook, IL, the Moran Group provides a full spectrum of mechanical services for the commercial, industrial, and residential markets: HVAC installation and maintenance, fire protection, and plumbing.

The Moran Group prides itself on nurturing its employees to promote career development and retention. At the Moran Group, employees are considered partners and are valued for their part in the company’s growth.

Located in La Porte, TX and reporting to the General Manager, the Fire Sprinkler System Designer prepares code compliant fire sprinkler designs using AutoSprink fire protection software lists all materials for fabrication details shop drawing for installation.


  • Prepares code compliant fire protection design shop drawings using AutoSprink fire protection software.
  • Performs circuit and battery calculations.
  • Hydraulically calculates systems to determine pipe sizes.
  • Prepares material and drawings for Architect and AHJ review.
  • Coordinates pipe and sprinkler locations with building components.
  • Coordinates pipe and sprinkler locations with other trades.
  • Performs field surveys.
  • Attends project specific meetings.
  • Lists all material for fabrication and purchase.
  • Coordinates conduit and device locations with building components.


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • AutoSprink 3D CAD required.
  • Strong analytical and mathematical aptitude
  • Thorough knowledge of NFPA standards.
  • Familiarity with general construction practices and terms.
  • Ability to read and understand construction blueprints.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Excel.
  • Good working knowledge of hydraulic calculations.
  • Good working knowledge Alarm Panels.
  • NICET level 2 or 3 certification a plus.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Good organizational skills
  • Self-starter able to work within team environment.
  • Attention to detail.

Company Description
We are a 3rd Generation Mechanical Contracting company with a 100% management approval rating.

Role: Fire Sprinkler System Designer
Job Type:
Location: La Porte,

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