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Senior Designer

The Writech Group
3.4 out of 5
Mullingar, County Westmeath


Mullingar, County Westmeath

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  • Additional leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Gym membership

Full job description

As a Senior Designer, you will work closely with our high-profile client base to design fire protection sprinkler systems. You will produce Auto-CAD and Revit drawings for Electrical and Mechanical installation work and ensure that standards are adhered to and that drawings produced are of the highest quality, all in accordance with Q.A. procedures.


You will create Hydraulic Calculations using industry-approved software, plan project programs/scheduling, and prepare submittals. You will work closely with the Operations and Installation teams to communicate; problem solve and update drawings for all coordination and designs. The Senior Designer will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the Sprinkler Designs by approving them before being submitted to the Project Team.


  • Design fire protection sprinkler systems for high-profile clients.
  • Produce CAD drawings for Electrical and Mechanical installation work.
  • Responsible for all aspects of sprinkler design, including hydraulic calculations, shop drawing preparation, stock listing.
  • Design and layout of fire protection systems to meet LPC/NFPA/FM criteria.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as Fire Sprinkler Industry Designer.
  • Ability to extract BOQs and fabrication drawings from Revit.
  • Experience in working on large commercial fire protection systems.
  • Demonstrated skills in management of project schedules and deadlines.
  • Competent in reading and effectively interpreting architectural/engineering plans, schematics, design drawings, etc. for Irish and European projects.
  • Must be proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
  • Fluent English language verbal and written communication skills.


  • Knowledge of BIM 360
  • Onsite construction industry experience
  • Degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering.

Writech is an equal opportunity employer

We value diversity, equity, and inclusion, we recognise the benefits it can bring to the workforce and our Client’s that we support. We celebrate difference and want our People to be representative of all communities, genders, backgrounds and skill levels. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to let us know.

Our diverse representation is enriched by many characteristics, including race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, neurodiversity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, culture, language, and education, as well as professional and cultural experience.

We welcome job applicants from all communities, fostering a culture of inclusion for employees and respecting all individuals.

Our differences make us a better team – make better decisions, drive innovation, and deliver better business results.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Additional leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Wellness program


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime


  • Fire Sprinkler Industry Designer: 5 years (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: JH11062024