We are looking for an experienced Fire Engineering Consultant to join our growing team
The Role of the Fire Engineering Consultant
As a Fire Engineering Consultant, you will be expected to deliver safety projects and fire engineering advice and solutions in high risk industries completed to client’s satisfaction.
Delivery of Fire Strategies
Assess the hazards and risks of fire and the effects
Interpret, and where possible, perform fire modelling
The Successful Fire Engineering Consultant
The successful candidate ideally will need detailed and thorough knowledge of UK standards and regulations, for example, BS9999, RRFSO, PAS79, BS7974 and ADB as well as knowledge of other regulatory regimes.
A degree in Fire Engineering or equivalent as a first degree or post grad
A chartered Fire Engineer is preferred, however, any recognised qualification will be considered
Affiliation with the IFE.
To undertake fire risk assessments across a variety of property types ranging from residential, healthcare, custodial, education and commercial
To undertake fire integrity / compartmentation surveys to identify breaches, proposed remedial repairs through to preparation of specification and design
To provide quality & technical monitoring on construction projects
Ideally have good understanding of Approved Document B, Health Technical Memorandum 05-02, Building Bulletins, relevant British Standards
To review contractors’ proposals on construction projects and provide comment on suitability for the intended purpose
The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results. They will be passionate about fire safety and will strive to provide the upmost quality on every commission.
Fire Engineering/Safety qualification
Experience of undertaking Fire Risk Assessments
Strong knowledge of UK fire safety legislation
Accredited fire risk assessment qualification or equivalent would be advantageous
Strong technical delivery experience
Ideally MIFireE or has a membership of a relevant professional body
Ability to successfully lead on and manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner
Strong track record in management of projects from inception to completion
Client facing, ensuring high standards of technical delivery
Able to build long-term relationships
A track record of working with teams and prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines
Able to work as part of a team to check and authorize fire engineering work.
Hold full, clean UK driving licence and has own vehicle
Excellent administration skills and good use of the English language
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software
If you think you’ve got what it takes to join our team, please email Jacqui@adenafire.co.uk with your current CV, along with any further information that you feel may be appropriate.