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Johnson Controls, Inc.

Fire Alarm Designer

Johnson Controls, Inc. - Richland, MS

Fire Alarm Designer','WD30042256004','!*!What you will do


The primary role of the Fire Alarm Designer is to design fire alarm systems for Johnson

Controls projects. Acting as a design lead on large

complex multi-faceted projects and directing other members of the design team

supporting these projects


How you will do it


and plans own workload, helps to direct workload of less experienced

design team members, and additionally works with other design teams when



reviews of initial designs of medium complexity to provide value

engineered/code compliant solutions where required. 


with CAD Support Technicians to prepare fully detailed technical

submissions with complete detailed schematics and drawings to meet design


Oversees CAD

Support Technicians in the preparation of project submissions for medium

complexity systems including: system operation, drawings, and



detailed calculations to verify system design meets code and standard



in pre/post project design meeting and attends customer/site coordination

meetings, as applicable.


bill of materials to facilitate construction.


completed submissions in conjunction with CAD Support Technician for

equipment application, equipment compatibility, and compliance with

specifications and scope.


support to Project Managers when orders have been received to assist in

maintaining and/or improving project margins.  


Rewards and benefits


We’ll expect a lot from you, but we’ll also make

sure we recognize and reward your contribution. And we’ll always do everything

we can to help you achieve a healthy work-life balance. Wherever you join us,

you’ll find we have a range of benefits and rewards designed to help you be at

your best both in work and out of it.','!*!What we look for



Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Drafting (AutoCad) preferred, Or

equivalent field experience.

Nicet Level

III preferred, Or the ability and experience to obtain.

Minimum of 7

years’ experience in design of Fire and Security systems.


ability in drafting/CAD, computer skills estimating/pricing, and project



in Fire Alarm, Security, Nurse Call, CCTV and/or Construction



in reading and understanding architectural and electrical diagrams

Knowledge of

multiple electronic building systems.

Advanced understanding

of mechanical systems and their interface to fire alarm systems.


understanding of Microsoft

Office Suite including, Excel, Access, Word, Outlook, Adobe


written and oral communications

Who we are


Johnson Controls, we’re shaping the future to create a world that’s safe,

comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated

solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and

vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way the world

lives, works and plays. The future requires bold ideas, an entrepreneurial

mind-set and collaboration across boundaries. You need a career focused on

tomorrow. Tomorrow needs you.


Johnson Controls offers a highly competitive compensation

and benefits plan including medical, dental, prescription coverage, flexible

spending accounts, paid life insurance, matching 401(k), ongoing training,

tuition reimbursement and more. And because we're part of Johnson Controls, we

can prepare you for a career on a global scale.

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Johnson Controls, Inc.


Fire Alarm Designer Johnson Controls, Inc. - Richland, MS, United States


Location: Richland, MS

Company Profile:
Johnson Controls, Inc. is engaged in building efficiency, automotive experience, and power solutions businesses worldwide. Its Building Efficiency segment designs, produces, markets, and installs integrated heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems, as well as building management systems, controls, and security and mechanical equipment. This segment also provides technical services, energy management consulting, and operations of real estate portfolios for the non-residential buildings market. In addition, this segment offers residential air conditioning and heating systems, and industrial refrigeration products. The company’s Automotive Experience segment designs and manufactures interior products and systems for passenger cars and light trucks, including vans, pick-up trucks, and sport/crossover utility vehicles serving original equipment manufacturers. This segment offers seating systems and components; cockpit systems consisting of instrument panels and clusters, information displays, and body controllers; overhead systems, such as headliners and electronic convenience features; floor consoles; and door systems. The company’s Power Solutions segment produces lead-acid automotive batteries, as well as offers absorbent glass mat and lithium-ion battery technologies for hybrid and electric vehicles. It serves automotive original equipment manufacturers and the general vehicle battery aftermarket. The company was formerly known as Johnson Electric Service Company and changed its name to Johnson Controls, Inc. in 1974. Johnson Controls, Inc. was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.