Job Title: Design Engineer

Location: Based from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath however you will be required to work on sites across Ireland and Europe.

Company Overview: Our office and workshop is based in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath, Ireland. Our services extend across Ireland, the UK, Europe, and beyond. We are internationally approved to Design, Manufacture, Install, Service & Commission to all standards & have Award Winning expertise in Fire Sprinkler Protection, Foam enhanced Fire Protection, Gas Protection, Firewater Mist Protection, Insert Gas Protection & Special Hazard Fire Protection. Our Mission is to be the world’s premier fire engineering design, installation & servicing company by delivering maximum reliability and value for our customers through innovation whilst establishing great careers for our people. Writech are part of the Wtech Fire Group.

Position Overview: As a Design Engineer, you will work closely with our high-profile client base to design fire protection sprinkler systems.  You will work closely with the Operations and Installation teams to communicate; problem solve and update drawings for all coordination and design issues.


  • Produce CAD and Revit drawings for Electrical and Mechanical installation work
  • Create Hydraulic Calculations using industry-approved software
  • Plan project programs/scheduling, and prepare submittals
  • Design fire protection sprinkler systems for high-profile clients.
  • Ensure that standards are adhered to and that drawings produced are of highest quality, all in accordance with Q.A. procedures.
  • Preparing submittals.

Essential Qualifications / Skills:

  • At least 2 years of experience as a Design Engineer
  • ACAD and Revit experience.
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Suite.
  • Relevant third-level qualification (eg: Mechanical / Electrical Engineering).
  • Strong analytical and technical skills.
  • Must complete Hydraulic Calculations Software training course.
  • Fluent English.
  • Ability to work under pressure, to project deadlines, while maintaining adherence to process disciplines.
  • Full driving license.
  • Must be eligible to work in the Republic of Ireland.
  • Ability to commute/relocate Mullingar Business Park, Mullingar, CO. Westmeath N91: Reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work.

Desired Qualifications / Skills:

  • At least 2 years of experience as a Design Engineer within a Fire Sprinkler Industry.
  • Previous experience in 3D Design software highly desirable

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent


  • Regular Company Events & Initiatives
  • Travel Expenses
  • Overnight Expenses
  • Overseas Expenses
  • Gym available in base Office
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Recognition & Awards
  • Overtime / Weekend Work available
  • Continuous Training / Development Opportunities
  • Cycle-to-work Scheme

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