Cannon Fire Sprinklers Contracts Ltd and Cannon Fire Safety Ltd are seeking a Sprinkler Design Engineer to join our team, based in Coleshill (B46 3LD) on a Hybrid basis.

Job Title: Sprinkler Design Engineer
Location: Coleshill, Birmingham, B46 3LD/Hybrid

Cannon Fire Sprinklers Contracts Ltd and Cannon Fire Safety Ltd is a specialist offering the complete design, installation and maintenance of fire sprinkler systems and ancillary services. It supports customers by providing high-quality fire suppression and compliance based on appropriate fire safety legislation. We provide our services to both Commercial and Residential.

The Purpose of the Role

This Sprinkler Design Engineer role will be responsible for all design activity on projects and small works covering systems designed to BS9251, BSEN12845 including TB’s and incorporating all industry membership guidance, Health & Safety requirements and will be a key role within the business offering technical support on Sales, Operations, Service and business accreditations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manages the delivery of all design, technical aspects of projects & small works
  • Oversees the design and compliance process from point of sale to completion
  • Serves as the internal link within the company and will have direct contact with all internal departments to offer technical support
  • Attends Project Design Meetings at the business or customer site. Leads and represents the business at kick off meetings as required by the customer
  • Leads and facilitates customer teleconferences, visits and audits as required, and provides timely provision of customer reports and updates
  • Interacts with accreditation bodies such as IFC & LPC
  • Responsible for all design related compliance audits both internally and externally and will advise the business of risks associated with non-compliance timely
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Creates, delivers and completes all design drawings as required and when required by the businesses obligations to its customers
  • Provide advice to the Board of Directors on any non compliance issues, design workload issues and industry related design updates that may impact the business on any of its current and future projects

The Person

  • More than five years experience within the industry
  • Basic Design LPC/BS Qualification
  • Strong understanding of all relevant sprinkler standards such as LPC, BS and FM rules/guidance
  • Full understanding of health and safety management and lead a strong health and safety culture
  • Comprehensive Industry knowledge
  • Strong management/leadership skills & strong customer facing skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication / self-motivated
  • Creative problem solving
  • Personality – Energy, Drive and Enthusiasm
  • Full UK Driving Licence


  • Competitive salary
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • Monday to Friday
  • Full Time

How to apply for the role

To apply for this job, please send a copy of both of your CV and cover letter to: [email protected]