Fire Protection Design Project Manager

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Job Type
US$ 75,000 - US$ 100,000 per year, $75k - 100k per year + none
Ref. Number
Elisa Coequyt, Spherion
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Job Description

This team member will be responsible for designing, estimating, scheduling, and managing fire protection projects.


- Design sprinkler systems using AutoCAD and SprinkCAD to meet required codes and industry standards
- Identify and determine project-specific needs to complete a thorough estimate by working with clients and others
- Coordinate with a variety of internal Company and external resources to identify pricing, material availability and related cost
- Coordinate job set up with project support
- Create a budget for awarded jobs utilizing material buy out and cost saving ideas
- Manage personnel, accounts, material, logistics, contracts, and operations of awarded contracts
- Provide senior management with projected project costs for billing purposes
- Attend meetings in association with projects, administration, and operations
- Manage change orders, RFI, and general project documentation
- Provide timelines and specifics for personnel scheduling
- Ensure closeout documentation is complete for each project
- Develop and maintain effective working relationships with customers, co-workers, contractors and the
general public
- Enforce company policies and standards
- Acquire the required permits and authorizations for projects
- Provide feedback to upper management on employee issues
- Regular job site visits

Working hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

--Excellent oral and written communication skills
--Prior management experience of fire sprinkler projects
--Prior field experience in the fire sprinkler trade
--High School Diploma or equivalent
--At least 3 years of fire sprinkler design and project management experience
--Knowledge of NFPA Standards, International Fire Code, International Building Code, and UL & FM directories
--Must possess N.I.C.E.T. Level III certification in Fire Sprinkler Systems
Microsoft Office

To be considered, please apply online at
If you have any questions please contact Elisa Coequyt at 605-335-6010

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