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Fire Safety Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: jdfiresafetyengineer
  • Sector: Fire , Building Services , LVI Associates
  • Date posted: 24/01/2018

Due to the continued success of my clients Asia Pacific operations with several major project wins they are seeking an Associate Fire Engineer to join their innovative team in Australia or New Zealand.

As an experienced Fire Safety Engineer, you will project manage our fire engineering projects, design and develop fire strategies, and provide consultancy on exciting large scale projects. You will identify fixed fire protection systems and carry out and review fire engineering calculations including smoke modelling and evacuation analysis from simple hand calculations to complex 3D computational modelling.  
You will represent the company in a professional capacity to clients, professional organisations and approval authorities, and where applicable, identify any business development opportunities. Utilising your strong communication skills you will lead meetings with clients and discuss new or upcoming projects, and also negotiate with approval authorities on fire safety designs and proposals. Preparing fee proposals for new projects you'll also identify amendments to the project scope and ensure opportunities for additional fees are addressed. With your in depth understanding of quality assurance you'll also identify project risk issues and resourcing concerns.
To succeed as the Associate Fire Engineer you will have strong experience within a fire safety engineering team in a similar industry. As a problem solver you will be able to deliver on commitments on time and to a high quality with a strong client care ethic. You'll be commercially aware showing a sound understanding of risk, with the ability to escalate issues as they arise. You will be able to demonstrate innovation by keeping abreast of current technology and legislation.

We are a collaborative team of experts that thrives on challenge and unconventional thinking. Channelling our curiosity into creating progressive solutions to complex issues is both our mission and our passion.

We are the best professional services firm, positioned to be partners for tomorrow's challenges.

The company has a number of roles and is open to applicants from the UK.