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Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: PFEBTNY1001
  • Sector: Fire , Building Services , LVI Associates
  • Date posted: 17/01/2018
Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer

An award‑winning and innovative multi‑disciplinary engineering consulting firm has an opening for a Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer for their NYC office. This company works closely with architects and owners from around the world on large, complex projects with a focus on sustainability and energy performance of the built environment. 

Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer, About the job:

Their Engineers work on high quality, high-profile, national and international projects. You will actively participate in the full project cycle, from the design phase through the final construction close-out. This company offers excellent growth opportunities: Many of their senior leaders started out as young engineers in our firm. 

Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer Responsibilities:
  • Development of initial Pluming and Fire Protection system concepts
  • Design of Plumbing and Fire Protection systems
  • Calculation of preliminary water, gas, sanitary/sewer and storm loads for utility coordination
  • Develop project specifications
  • Survey and evaluation of existing conditions
  • Construction administration
  • Assist with Project Management
  • Attend client meetings

Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering (or equivalent) 
  • 7 - 10+ years’ experience designing plumbing and fire protection systems for the built environment. Project experience submitted for consideration should include buildings on which you have actively participated in the project from the design phase through the final construction close-out 
  • Strong working knowledge of building, plumbing and fire codes 
  • Client focused with a commitment to quality and problem solving 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with an emphasis on the ability to organize and present design information to clients and staff 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated experience in developing relationships with staff and clients 
  • Special consideration will be given to those candidates who have successfully demonstrated innovative design experience specifically related to sustainable, high performing buildings 
  • P.E. License is preferred 
  • CPD or LEED AP is a plus 
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