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Electronic Designer III

About SimplexGrinnell:
SimplexGrinnell is a market leader in fire and safety products and monitoring services. With a network of more than 11,500 technicians, installers and other professionals, the company provides installation, maintenance and monitoring of a range of integrated fire detection and alarm products to the commercial market space. The company also provides other life safety and property protection products such as sprinklers, extinguishers, suppressers, nurse call systems, school sound products and alarms. The business has operations covering the United States and Canada. Our Fort Worth, Texas District office is looking for an outstanding candidate to fill their Electronic Designer II position that is currently open.

Design fire alarm, access control, security, and nurse call systems in accordance with project specifications, applicable codes, and Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ). Create shop drawing plans of a wide range of low voltage systems using AutoCAD/Design system. Analyze blue prints, survey existing structures; coordinate technical submittals to architects, engineers, and AHJ's. Perform site visits as required and maintain good communications with Technical Representatives and sales personnel. Maintain records relating to the design and installation of electronic systems. Oversee and develop designers to ensure a smooth delivery process. Organize and adhere to design schedules. Implement best practices to improve efficiency in the department.

2 - 3 years experience in designing electronic systems.

5 years experience in the design and application of fire alarm systems.

NICET III Certified in Fire Protection Engineering Technology - Fire Alarm Systems.

Well versed in NFPA, NEC, IBC, IFC, IMC and other related codes.

Proficient computer skills in Windows based software and MS office 2000 or higher.

Must be proficient in AutoCAD.

High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

Good organizational skills.

Must have valid driver's license and a good driving record that meets company requirements


Minimum Qualifications:
NICET Level III + Certified

APS certification, a plus

Strong analytical and mathematical aptitude

Knowledgeable in general construction practices and terminology

High school or equivalent education

Only applicants that possess the minimum qualifications will be considered. Candidates must successfully complete an employment background investigation and drug screening. SimplexGrinnell offers excellent compensation and benefits program, including educational assistance, employee stock plan and matching 401(k) plan. For more information on SimplexGrinnell, please review our home page at:


SimplexGrinnell is an EEO Employer M/F/D/V







Primary Location


United States-Texas-Fort Worth

Job Posting


May 6, 2013



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