Fire Sprinkler Designer- Gigafactory Texas


March 19, 2021

Austin, TX, US

Tesla Gigafactory Texas is looking for a highly motivated 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 design specification and produce Hydraulic calculations
  • Produce layout, 2D construction drawings and 3D models for different fire suppression systems and life safety systems using Revit, HydraCAD, HydraCALC, Bluebeam and Navisworks
  • Lead in-field design validation and prepare as-built drawings
  • Maintain project drawing files, associated records and documentation in an orderly condition
  • 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
  • NICET certification for water-based fire protection systems layout
  • NICET certification for special hazard protection system is preferred
  • Proficiency in 2D/3D software, such as Auto CAD, Revit, Navisworks and Bluebeam
  • Experience with HydraCad, HydraCalc, or other sprinkler design programs