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Design Estimators

Job Description

With almost 30 years’ experience, Cannon Fire Protection has developed an excellent reputation within the fire protection industry throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. 

For well over a decade now the company has focused on supporting fire industry trade users, providing turnkey solutions for fixed fire suppression. Independent auditing of our quality management systems, contracting and service operations ensures the very best provision of support in our sector.

To design all fire and security-related products and systems including; reviewing customer specifications and interpreting them, identifying gaps in the information and work with Sales to get all the necessary information and design of Suppression systems. 

Customer service both externally and internally is paramount for Cannon. Maintain clear communication with office-based and field-based members of the Sales department and wider team, striving for excellence whilst displaying the Company values.

Job Type:
Full Time

Person Specification

  • Reviewing customer specifications and interpreting them

  • Identifying gaps in the information and work with Sales to get all the necessary information

  • Design of Suppression systems

  • Building up the costings of the design and enable Sales to agree pricing

  • Providing the right solution to fit the customer requirements, this may include options and including not over engineering

  • Working closely with, and supporting, the Sales Manager and the Install Manager

  • To visit customers as required

  • To understand and apply all relevant Standards

  • To utilise and keep updated the enquires on the C4Windows System

Person Specification
  • Suppression design experience

  • CAD experience

  • Strong IT skills

  • Experience of using different design software

  • Must be flexible – enjoys a varied role

  • Be a positive and friendly 

  • Strong communicator at all levels, verbal and written

  • Someone who is confident, assertive and takes ownership

  • Experience from the industry and commercial awareness would be an advantage

How to apply for the role

To apply for this job please send a copy of both your CV and cover letter to
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