Harrington Group, Inc. was founded in 1986 in Atlanta and has grown to be one of the largest firms in the southeast dedicated solely to fire protection engineering design and consulting. We enjoy a national reputation for honesty and integrity, creative solutions, and exceptional value delivered to our clients. We are currently seeking to fill several remote Engineer and Technician roles that include Fire Protection Engineer, Fire Protection Technician, Combustible Dust Consultant, CAD/REVIT Technician, and Forensic Consultant.

Essential Qualities For Success:

  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills with a high degree of detail
  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently to established deadlines
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to excel in all assignments and continually exceed expectations
  • High tolerance for changing deadlines and project focus and demands
  • The ability to juggle multiple priorities with ease and proficiency

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform standard fire protection design tasks such as sprinkler design criteria specification, preliminary hydraulic calculations, fire pump selection, and fire alarm system layout
  • Edit HGI standard specifications for assigned projects
  • Review automatic fire sprinkler and fire alarm contractor shop drawings and provide written comments
  • Perform field surveys, fire protection system inspections, and acceptance testing
  • Review A/E drawings for conformance with model and local codes, as well as NFPA standards
  • Research model and local codes, as well as nationally recognized standards to assist in the development of alternate methods of code compliance
  • Develop reports and letters (as necessary) with the assistance of other engineers
  • Travel requirements will vary and can (at times) be 10-25%

Applicable Qualifications Can Include: 

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering technology (fire protection, mechanical, electrical, civil, chemical, etc.) from accredited four-year college or university program
  • NICET Levels I-IV in one or more of the following areas: fire alarm systems; water-based systems layout; special hazards systems
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in the fire protection industry, which can be in the areas of design/construction services, applicable suppression and notification witnessing and testing, smoke modeling, CAD/REVIT, dust hazard analysis, or forensic consulting.

Employee Benefits:

Harrington Group provides benefits including medical, dental, vision, long and short-term disability, and life insurance coverage. We also provide a 401k plan with an employer match, an annual defined bonus program, a remote worker package, and assistance for continuing education and professional development programs. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume to dstone@hgi-fire.com.