Fire Detection and Alarm System Designer- Giga Factory Texas


March 19, 2021

Austin, TX, US

The Role
Tesla Gigafactory Texas is looking for a highly motivated fire detection and alarm system designer to join fire protection design team in Austin, TX. The Gigafactory Texas design team drives to create the factory of the future by overseeing the design of cutting-edge large scale equipment and utility systems in support of highly innovating manufacturing processes.
  • Work with the Fire Protection Engineer to prepare project fire alarm design specification
  • Produce code compliant fire detection and alarm system design drawings and submittal packages within the limits of design philosophy, specifications, costs and schedule using Revit
  • Produce floor plans, one-line diagrams, risers diagrams, and details
  • Perform and produce voltage drop and battery calculations
  • Develop REVIT families, standard details, and manage BIM files.

  • Bachelor’s degree in drafting technology or related field with a minimum 2 years of experience with Revit, or minimum 5 years of experience in design/drafting fire detection and alarm system
  • NICET certification for fire detection and alarm systems
  • Proficiency in 2D/3D software, such as Auto CAD, Revit, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Navisworks and/or SketchUp