Sprinkler Designer/Contract Engineer

We are recruiting a Sprinkler Designer/Contract Engineer to join our team in the new Southampton Regional office.

The candidate should be fully conversant with the following current standards,:

  • BSEN12845,
  • NFPA,
  • FM

You must be able to design in 2D using AutoCAD or 3D.

Ideally you should have LPCB Basic, Intermediate and FHC qualifications.


  • To produce detailed plans and sections of sprinkler systems.
  • To carry out site surveys.
  • To attend Design Team meetings to co-ordinate services.
  • To produce hydraulic calculations.
  • To size sprinkler fire pumps and tanks.
  • To request information from internal and ...
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Fire Defence Servicing is Recruiting : Mechanical Pipe Fitters and Fitters Mates and Improvers

We currently have vacancies for Mechanical Pipe Fitters and Fitters Mates and Improvers.

You will be trained in all aspects of the role but to become a sprinkler fitter.  You will be expected to travel to various sites within the UK as directed from the Head Office in South Molton.


  • Be able to follow written and practical instructions
  • Have good mechanical skills and a practical aptitude
  • Be able to read and interpret drawings
  • Have good communication skills
  • Work as part of a team
  • Learn to use industry ...
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Small Works, Service and Maintenance Sales Manager

Fire Defence Servicing Ltd is a leading Design, Supply, Install, Servicing and Maintenance provider of Suppression Systems in the UK and has been helping to protect, buildings, businesses and lives for over 30 years

FDS operate differently to other Fire Sprinkler Contractors by mainly targeting servicing, small works and major contracts that work within our business plan and needs. We use directly employed service engineers strategically located all over the UK to ensure where possible that each site has their own ...

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Fire Sprinkler Service Engineers

Due to recent expansion and the award of New National Contract FDS are looking to recruit additional servicing engineers with a can do attitude based in the North West and Midland areas.

The main responsibilities will be the following:

  • To carry out routine servicing, testing, inspection, repairs and installation of fire protection and associated equipment and products to relevant standards. (FM, NFPA, BS EN 12845, BS5306)
  • To complete all appropriate documentation and records in a timely fashion to the required standards.
  • To support the ...
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Fire Defence Servicing are looking for an in house fabricator to manufacture pre-fabricated pipework for fire sprinkler systems.  You will be required to carry out the following

  • Detailed ‘Take-Off’ of materials/Pipework / Bracket requirements for shop prefabrication.
  • Production of fabrication sheets
  • Prefabrication in carbon and stainless steel pipework and fittings from 15mm to 600mm.
  • Welding to BS2971 Class II standards
  • Cutting to length and screwing 15mm to 150mm tube BSP or NPT threads to appropriate British or US Standards. Roll-grooving 25mm to 600mm tube in ...
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Fire Sprinkler Installation Engineers (UK Wide)

Fire Sprinkler Installation Engineers (UK Wide)

Fire Defence Servicing Ltd (FDS) is a leading designer/installer of Sprinkler Systems to a wide range of businesses throughout the UK and occasionally abroad.

Due to expansion and internal development FDS are currently looking for additional Fire Sprinkler Installation engineers Throughout the UK (Bristol, Exeter, Gloucester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Reading etc)

The role is to carry out new installation, extensions and remedial works on all types of sprinkler systems to include Wet/Alternate/Dry and Preaction. Ideally you ...

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