Our client, a specialist fire safety consultancy firm, are looking for an experienced Senior Fire Engineer to join their Cheltenham office. We are looking for candidates with experience, determination and a proactive attitude to help develop and grow the office.
This role will include:
·Attending Client meetings (all C-19 safe), conducting site surveys and inspections and communicating the intended fire strategy to the design team and client through phone calls, emails and meetings as appropriate.
·External fire spread recommendations, fire engineered assessments for any of the above items to give bespoke and detailed justifications.
·Reviewing architectural drawings to determine potential fire strategy approval risks and opportunities to add value.
·Calculating evacuation times - Means of Escape Analysis.
·Evacuation and crowd simulations - People Movement Modelling Analysis.
·Solving, with support, fire engineering calculations including radiant heat, smoke control and occupant evacuations.
·Third Party Review/Design Verification.
·Assessment and understanding of the main UK fire safety legislation and standards applied to buildings.
This is a fantastic opportunity for candidates who are looking to excel in the next level of their career. This role offers huge progression opportunities, so it is perfect for someone who is wanting a position that they can make their own and then longer term develop into managing a team of Fire Engineers based in Birmingham.
The ideal candidate will have a:
·A degree in Fire Engineering
·Minimum 3 years' experience working as a Senior Fire Engineer within a Fire Safety Engineering team.
·IFE Membership (MIFireE or AIFireE).
·A working knowledge of ADB, BS 9999 & BS 9991.
·Working knowledge of regulatory controls and a proven ability to develop and implement fire engineered design solutions in the built environment.
If you are someone who takes an immense amount of pride in their work, who is driven by results and a fantastic team and has passion for what you do then this could be the perfect role for you!
Our client will offer a competitive salary, 25 days holiday + your birthday off, there is a brilliant bonus scheme and other great perks available too!