Contract Fire & Life Safety Consultants
London or Manchester
Long term Contract
An exciting opportunity has arisen within one of my key clients Fire Engineering Groups, based in their London or Manchester offices, for Contract Fire & Life Safety Consultants.
I have personally recruited for this fantastic, international multi-disciplinary practice across the world for over 10 years & know them incredibly well as a recruitment partner on an exclusive basis. They have a superb culture, embrace the agile working model and champion technical excellence and employee development.
Applications are sought from candidates with experience providing fire safety advice on fire safety legislative compliance and design requirements to clients and professional design teams for individual buildings. Projects will range from complex high value innovative schemes for new developments, fit-outs and refurbishments through to minor schemes.
You will be an enthusiastic individual with a relevant engineering degree, ideally Fire Engineering, have a real interest in Fire Engineering design analysis for the built environment, and crucially have a passion for creative and intuitive design. Membership of the IFE would be advantageous as would chartered status.
You will have 4+ year’s professional experience working within a fire engineering / consultancy environment including experience of fire strategy development for clients.
You will have experience of preparing fire strategy reports, providing fire engineering solutions, carrying out smoke and heat modelling, fire risk assessments, and construction works processes and business development.
Detailed knowledge of fire safety legislative and building regulations including Part B Building Regulations, BS9999, BS9991 and BS7974 is essential, as is a good understanding of passive fire protection methods, smoke control systems, and fire suppression systems.
Experience creating and reporting on Computational Fluid Dynamic fire models would be advantageous. You will also have knowledge of fire engineering tools such as Two-Zone Modelling and / or Fast-Lite, have the ability to view, print and mark up drawings using CAD, and be familiar with MS Office.
You will be a proactive individual with a strong commitment to customer service and the development of the group, have well developed communication skills, excellent presentation skills and attention to detail. You will have a proven ability to work effectively as part of a team, be able to manage your own time to meet deadlines and understand the commercial factors which affect design solutions.
Please contact James Mowat from Energi People, to discuss these opportunities in more detail.
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