Technical Director - Fire Engineer

Location
London
Salary
£65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted
25 Apr 2019
Closes
25 May 2019
Ref
19345
Contact
Joshua Freestone
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Career Level
Director/Board Level


Opportunity

My client is a major construction services consultancy, delivering complex and high profile infrastructure projects across the commercial, residential, education and industrial sectors.

Their construction and building services team of over 200 mechanical and electrical engineers work on some of the country's most challenging of projects. You will be joining industry renowned and world leaders in the fire engineering team whose aim is to improve communities through small and large scale design and infrastructure projects.

Role
  • Gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures
  • Work on detailed or routine fire engineering assignments involving calculations, sketches, diagrams, fire strategy drawings and fire strategy reports
  • Guiding and mentoring entry level graduate fire engineers
  • Timely delivery of projects within strict budget and time schedule
  • Contribute to the development of technical proposals
  • Support project managers in the management of project costs, information and correspondence
  • Manage client relationships through the entire life cycle of a project.




Experience and Skills
  • Sound knowledge of the fundamentals of fire suppression system design. This should include: preparation / review of system drawings, different types of sprinkler systems (conventional, dry pipe systems, open deluge and pre-action) and alternative suppression systems such as gas suppression, oxygen reduction systems and water mist
  • Understanding of International and US design standards
  • Knowledge of design codes for all main building types: offices, schools, hospitals, stations, airports and residential
  • Experience in technical and client facing roles, managing and delivering projects and working as part of a larger team




If you are interested in joining a multidisciplinary team that works together on major international projects for high profile clients, please do not hesitate to call Josh on 0207 960 2586.