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Cosco Fire Protection, Inc. Senior Designer in Denver, Colorado

Fire Sprinkler Designer/Project Manager - Senior LevelDenver, ColoradoThe Denver Branch office of Cosco Fire Protection has a challenging and growthoriented opportunity for the right individual. We are looking for anexperienced and motivated team player with a strong technical aptitude who islooking to grow their career in a collaborative and accountable environmentwhere they can directly contribute to shaping our business in this market. Ifthis sounds like you, please read on and come be a part of what we arebuilding in Denver!Job Description:Use CAD equipment to prepare moderate/complex layouts of fire sprinkler,standpipe and fire pump systems. Prepare detail drawings, assemblydrawings, sketches, and diagrams. Details to include all views anddimensions necessary for efficient field installation. Prepare submittals andobtain permits. Make decisions of high complexity, review questions fromentry/mid-level designers and refer questions/problems to leaddesigner(s) and management. Demonstrate an exceptional understanding ofdesign/drafting techniques, experience with fire sprinkler terminology,strong mechanical aptitude, and ability to complete mathematical calculations.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:Design Responsibilities:Develop shop drawings, hydraulic calculations, and stock lists with afocus on applicable NFPA/local/state code compliance, projectspecifications/contract documents, and efficient and cost effective fieldinstaComplete accurate field surveys when needed.Coordinate shop drawings with the MEP team and General Contractor utilizingNavisWorks.Develop submittal packages for AHJ, Contractors, etc. Obtain all requiredapprovals.Project Management Responsibilities:Purchase material, buy out subcontracts, generate RFIs, prepare andmaintain project schedules. Assist with change order pricing, negotiation,and review.Communicate with field personnel, AHJ's, customers, sales reps, andfield superintendents.Retain full project responsibility for approvals, material procurement,coordination, schedule, and design budgets.Attend all project related meetings.Perform other job duties as required.Key Skills and Capabilities:Ability to read and intrepret construction documents (drawings,specifications, ASIs, etc.).Strong analytical and mathematical aptitude .Proficient with Microsoft Office (especially Word and Excel), AutoCAD,and Fire Sprinkler Design software (e.g. AutoSprings, HydraCAD etc.).Working knowlegde of hydraulic calculations, stocklisting, projectdesign, and project management. Abilty to review and approve work product ofother design team members.Practical experience designing Wet, Dry, Deluge, and Pre ActionSprinkler Systems for installation. Design experience with fire pumps andstandpipes is required.Special Hazards design experience (e.g. fixed water spray, clean agent,foam, etc.) a plus.Strong familiarity with general construction practices and terms.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Comfortable negotiating with customers, vendors, etc.Organized, detail oriented, self starter able to operate in a team enviroment.Working knowledge of NFPA 13, 13D, 13R, 14, 20, 25 and associatedCodes/Standards. Minimum Qualifications:High school diploma or equivalent, postsecondary education preferred.7 Years (10+ years... For full info follow application link.Cosco Fire Protection, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Applications are encouraged from all persons regardless of their race,color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity,marital status, domestic-partner status, religious creed,medical/physical/mental condition, sexual orientation, Veteranstatus, or age. NOTE: A drug screen and criminal background check may be