Fire Safety Engineer

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Cardiff
Salary description:
Competitive
Posted:
03/07/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Anonymous
Job Ref:
724885235

Our client, a well-established leader within their sector are looking to recruit an experienced Fire Safety Engineer to provide comprehensive support to the Fire Risk Management team in the delivery of client facing Fire Safety advice.

Working with a range of clients, the right candidate will consult on a full range of fire engineering issues and ensure a comprehensive service is delivered. Based in Cardiff and South Wales (with some UK travel), the role will form part of a small, professional team.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide fire risk management support to clients across the UK

* Maintain an expert knowledge of fire safety and fire risk management

* Remain abreast of legislative requirements and best practice

* Support the Fire Engineering and Certification teams

* Deal with internal and external enquiries by telephone, email

* Contribute to the continuous improvement of the Fire Risk Management suite of products

* Effectively plan and deliver fire safety activities in accordance to client expectations, travelling to sites throughout the UK when required

* Identify opportunities to improve service delivery and contribute to the development of feasibility plans and implementation

* Attend meetings relating to the delivery of the Fire Risk Management service

* Use physical and financial resources effectively in accordance with budgetary expectations

* Contribute to the monitoring of quality assurance system compliance

Experience, Skills & Attributes:

* Excellent communication, people management and report writing skills

* Ability to talk to people and manage numerous challenges in a busy environment

* Excellent knowledge of, and extensive experience delivering fire risk management, and in particular fire risk assessments across various industries (retail, health care, office, banking, military, government etc.)

* A good understanding of regulatory enforcement, and ideally experience liaising and negotiating with enforcement authorities

* Completion of the CFPA Fire Prevention Diploma, the Certificate in Fire Safety (Fire Auditors), or the Diploma in Fire Safety (Fire Inspectors) would be a strong advantage

* Registration on an industry recognised third party accreditation scheme for fire risk assessors is expected, or a clear path towards registration and evidence of progression

* Technical competency and qualification relating to the design or installation of fire protection systems

* Experience delivering surveys of compartmentation, or qualifications relating to fire engineering

As well as a competitive salary and excellent benefits (Inc. Private Health care & Pension), the company offer a superb working environment and the opportunity to develop a long and rewarding career

Company Description

Closing Date:
31/07/2019

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