Senior Plumbing & Fire Protection Engineering Designer
Posted on 3/22/2024

1,001-5,000 employees

Integrated design firm enhancing human life
Company Overview
CannonDesign stands out as a leading integrated design firm, employing over 1,000 creative thinkers dedicated to addressing complex societal challenges through their unique Living-Centered Design approach. This approach focuses on the intricate interdependencies between people, businesses, communities, society, and the environment, aiming to improve human life. The firm's commitment to equity in education, accessible healthcare, and inclusive communities, alongside its continuous exploration of new ideas, has earned it recognition as one of the world's most forward-thinking companies.
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New York, New York

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Water Resources Engineering
Building Services Engineering
  • Associate degree in Engineering, Drafting or related field
  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (Mechanical Systems focus) from an ABET accredited program preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience
  • Strong knowledge of Life Safety Codes
  • Current CPD or PE in the United States preferred
  • LEED accreditation preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in computer applications for engineering design programs (i.e. Revit, Trane Trace or Trane 3D Plus) required
  • Perform and direct complex design of ductwork, piping and equipment selection for plumbing and fire protection systems for large scale size buildings
  • Oversee, guide, mentor and provide technical leadership to designers and engineering team
  • Direct the work of less experienced staff including the development and presentation of annual performance reviews
  • Interface effectively with clients and members of the design team
  • Prepare Revit/BIM modeling of construction drawings of plumbing and fire protection systems from schematic design to construction administration phases including layout, sketches and detail drawings as required
  • Specify equipment such as water heaters, plumbing fixtures, water softeners and pumping equipment
  • Review and accept selective shop drawings for compliance of specifications and contract documents
  • Interface effectively with clients and members of the project team and attend Owner, Architect, Construction Administration (OAC) meetings with an understanding and focus on the project budget
  • Participate or lead value engineering sessions with Architectural/Engineering team
  • Recommend improvements with reference standards and processes to improve quality, coordination, and to streamline production efforts
  • Conduct staff development activities including work planning, budget development, scheduling in conjunction with the Project Manager
  • Respond to RFI’s and review of change orders in the preparation of construction documents
  • Conduct job site visits to verify existing conditions and observe construction progress
  • Represents company in project activities; directs activities of project team members; represents company in business development and marketing activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned