VSC Fire & Security, a leading fire protection and life safety system contractor, is seeking qualified candidates for a Fire Sprinkler Designer Trainee for our Virginia Beach district office. We are seeking someone who is interested in an opportunity for training and career growth in Design.
We offer continuing education in design while working under an experienced Designer. The trainee will have training on the job to meet NICET certifications, develop knowledge of building codes, fire sprinkler and alarm technology, and gain advanced CAD design skills as he/she achieves NICET certification levels.
Once trained, a Designer's responsibilities include design layout, field checking, fabrication listing, material equipment submittals, hydraulic calculations, applicable installation requirements, and close out procedures. In addition, a Designer is responsible for ensuring designs are in compliance with NFPA standards as well as ensuring delivery of quality service to the customer while maintaining scope of the company's obligations.
This entry level position requires demonstrated PC skills. Proficiency in using Windows based AutoCAD design software is required. Prior or current experience working in the fire protection industry is preferred. Problem resolution skills, communication skills, mechanical aptitude, spatial orientation skills, and an attention to detail are all required.
VSC Fire & Security offers competitive pay based on skills and experience, an excellent benefits package, 401(k) with company match, paid time off and holidays.
VSC Fire & Security, Inc. is a drug free workplace.
Equal Opportunity Employer
We look forward to hearing from you!