fire alarm lead designer/engineer

Immediate Employment

  • Irvine Office

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Excellent Benefits

Company Overview

RedRock Security & Cabling is now accepting resumes from experienced lead fire alarm systems designers/engineers, to join our team. If you are looking for long term employment with a company that values your skills and abilities, contact us right away.

REDROCK’s Success

Since RedRock was founded in 2002, we have enjoyed steady growth each year and 2019 continues to be another fantastic year for the company. Last year, our DAS business grew 107% with more than $20 million in ERRC and DAS installation.

Why Work for RedRock?

  • Established and growing company.

  • Management team committed to your success.

  • Ethically based company (we do the right thing).

  • Opportunity for advancement.

Ideal Candidate

The individual we are seeking is a quality minded person with minimum 10 years’ experience in fire alarm design. CAD, BIM, Navisworks, NICET level 3 & 4 certification a plus. In addition, you must have a working knowledge of NFPA, codes, layout, design, survey work and stock listing.

 Overall Responsibilities

Provide support to Engineering department by preparing complex layouts of the following:

  • Fire alarm systems

  • Voltage calculations

  • Detail drawings

  • Assembly drawings

  • Sketches and diagrams

  • Oversees work of design trainees and design technicians and provides these employees with feedback, assistance and direction.

Attributes for Success

  • Makes decisions on difficult questions/problems and consults design manager when necessary.

  • Works successfully and cooperatively with other departments.

  • Holds self and others accountable for achieving the company’s objectives.

  • Anticipates problems before they occur and seeks to eliminate their source. 

  • Maintains a confident viewpoint that anticipates positive outcomes.

  • Immediately communicates problems, issues, difficulties to supervisor.


  • 10+ years experience a must.

  • Must be thoroughly familiar with fire alarm system design, and include knowledge of EST (Edwards), Silent Knight, Fire Lite, Notifier, and Mircom Fire alarm products.

  • Excellent computer skills – MS Office, Acrobat, Email, etc.

  • Able to pass a background check and drug screen.

  • Verifiable references.


Competitive compensation and excellent benefits package.

Benefits include:

  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Life insurance.

  • Health Savings Account (HSA) with company match.

  • Basic Life/AD&D insurance.

  • Long Term Disability Insurance.

  • Discounted AFLAC, Vision and Pet Plan are available at employee's expense.

  • 401K Retirement plan with employer match of $1 for $1 up to 4.

  • Vacation days, dependent on position.

  • (5) Sick Days per year.

  • Paid Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the day after, Christmas Day.

Contact Us

To arrange for a confidential interview, please send your resume to with a subject line containing the job title you are applying for. Include a cover letter describing how your experience and skills are a “match” for the position.