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Fire Engineer (39966)

  • Manchester (Greater Manchester)
  • Sales

Job description



Bureau Veritas is a  global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) , delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.  Since 1828 we offer innovative solutions that go beyond simple  compliance with regulations and standards , reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Our core values include  integrity  and  ethics impartiality, customer focus  and  safety at work  and are Top Employer for the seventh consecutive year.

FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE

 

Using all of the current international technical guidance and tools available, our experienced team designs and co-ordinates fire safety strategies from inception to completion. We help bring cutting edge commercial concepts to the design process and deliver cost-efficiencies to clients.

 

We’re looking for a credible, experienced professional with the ability to combine technical excellence with a personable approach to help deliver excellence across a wide variety of projects, in a fast-paced environment.

 

 

PUTTING FIRE SAFETY FIRST

 

Bureau Veritas offers a full range of fire safety engineering services, working closely with clients through a unique partnership approach that helps to meet and exceed expectations.

 

Responsibilities include :

 

·  To plan and undertake a full range of fire safety engineering services, including fire safety strategies based on UK and international regulations, fire safety management plans and creating fire strategy drawings
·  Produce with guidance fire safety strategy documents to inform and support the design team with the chosen building throughout the design process
·  Identify, and with support, specify appropriate fixed fire protection systems, i.e. automatic fire detection and/or suppression to support fire engineering design solutions
·  With minimal support, carry out and review fire engineering calculations including smoke modelling and evacuation analysis from simple hand calculations to complex 3D computational modelling
·  Understand, and with support, apply UK Fire Safety legislation and as necessary provide support in the undertaking of fire safety risk assessments
·  Awareness of, and ability to apply with guidance, UK health and safety design legislation.
·  With guidance, identify design related issues and propose solutions as appropriate.
·  An ability to demonstrate a high level of written and verbal communication skills
·  To offer independent and impartial advice to clients on all aspects of fire safety engineering.
·  Build strong relationships with key individuals at all levels within the client organisation, delivering service excellence in line with Bureau Veritas’ values.
·  To work alongside Bureau Veritas colleagues, identifying opportunities for commercial growth through complementary services
·  An understanding and application of internal quality assurance processes and standard operating procedures.
·  Understands, supports and contributes to the design process and delivery of projects.
·  Demonstrates an awareness of project risk issues and highlights as appropriate.

 

DEMONSTRATE YOUR EXPERTISE

 

Working on a 750 year old building of historic national importance one day and a £250m laboratory the next, Bureau Veritas boasts an unrivalled array of projects and clients. We’re looking for a self-starter, team player, with the confidence and personality to build lasting client relationships.

 

Candidate requirements include:

 

·  Ideally qualified to degree level in a relevant discipline, for example Fire Engineering along with demonstrable fire safety engineering experience
·  An understanding and working knowledge of quantified analytical techniques (e.g. smoke control calculations and thermal radiation analyses)
·  Awareness of project finance and commercial impact on business and support, and has an understanding of the preparation of fee proposals for new projects
·  Understanding of fire safety requirements within UK Building Regulations, British Standards and international codes (e.g. NFPA)
·  Ability to demonstrate strong general PC skills and software knowledge
·  Ability to mentor and help junior colleagues with their development
·  Experience supporting business growth through identification of commercial opportunities
·  Keeps abreast of current technology and legislation within scope of work
·  Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

GLOBAL LEADERS

 

Only Bureau Veritas can offer:

 

·  Structured development programmes, from apprentice to chartered engineer, to help you fulfil your potential, including face to face and e-learning programmes
·  The opportunity to deliver excellence for high profile clients, including some of the world’s most recognised brands
·  A long list of awards recognition including Top Employer six years in a row and continued success in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards

 

Plus:

 

Comprehensive financial package including competitive salary and allowances, defined contribution pension, 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, various insurances including Private Health Insurance and other flexible benefits to suit individual requirements.

Please be aware that all roles within Bureau Veritas UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check.

 

Bureau Veritas is an equal opportunity employer.  No job applicant or employee shall receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, colour, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age.

 

Bureau Veritas operates a strict Code of Ethics that ensures the proper conduct of our day-to-day business.  

Bureau Veritas is a  global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) , delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.  Since 1828 we offer innovative solutions that go beyond simple  compliance with regulations and standards , reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.
 

Our core values include  integrity  and  ethics impartiality, customer focus  and  safety at work  and are Top Employer for the seventh consecutive year.

FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE

 

Using all of the current international technical guidance and tools available, our experienced team designs and co-ordinates fire safety strategies from inception to completion. We help bring cutting edge commercial concepts to the design process and deliver cost-efficiencies to clients.

 

We’re looking for a credible, experienced professional with the ability to combine technical excellence with a personable approach to help deliver excellence across a wide variety of projects, in a fast-paced environment.

 

 

PUTTING FIRE SAFETY FIRST

 

Bureau Veritas offers a full range of fire safety engineering services, working closely with clients through a unique partnership approach that helps to meet and exceed expectations.

 

Responsibilities include :

 

·  To plan and undertake a full range of fire safety engineering services, including fire safety strategies based on UK and international regulations, fire safety management plans and creating fire strategy drawings
·  Produce with guidance fire safety strategy documents to inform and support the design team with the chosen building throughout the design process
·  Identify, and with support, specify appropriate fixed fire protection systems, i.e. automatic fire detection and/or suppression to support fire engineering design solutions
·  With minimal support, carry out and review fire engineering calculations including smoke modelling and evacuation analysis from simple hand calculations to complex 3D computational modelling
·  Understand, and with support, apply UK Fire Safety legislation and as necessary provide support in the undertaking of fire safety risk assessments
·  Awareness of, and ability to apply with guidance, UK health and safety design legislation.
·  With guidance, identify design related issues and propose solutions as appropriate.
·  An ability to demonstrate a high level of written and verbal communication skills
·  To offer independent and impartial advice to clients on all aspects of fire safety engineering.
·  Build strong relationships with key individuals at all levels within the client organisation, delivering service excellence in line with Bureau Veritas’ values.
·  To work alongside Bureau Veritas colleagues, identifying opportunities for commercial growth through complementary services
·  An understanding and application of internal quality assurance processes and standard operating procedures.
·  Understands, supports and contributes to the design process and delivery of projects.
·  Demonstrates an awareness of project risk issues and highlights as appropriate.

 

DEMONSTRATE YOUR EXPERTISE

 

Working on a 750 year old building of historic national importance one day and a £250m laboratory the next, Bureau Veritas boasts an unrivalled array of projects and clients. We’re looking for a self-starter, team player, with the confidence and personality to build lasting client relationships.

 

Candidate requirements include:

 

·  Ideally qualified to degree level in a relevant discipline, for example Fire Engineering along with demonstrable fire safety engineering experience
·  An understanding and working knowledge of quantified analytical techniques (e.g. smoke control calculations and thermal radiation analyses)
·  Awareness of project finance and commercial impact on business and support, and has an understanding of the preparation of fee proposals for new projects
·  Understanding of fire safety requirements within UK Building Regulations, British Standards and international codes (e.g. NFPA)
·  Ability to demonstrate strong general PC skills and software knowledge
·  Ability to mentor and help junior colleagues with their development
·  Experience supporting business growth through identification of commercial opportunities
·  Keeps abreast of current technology and legislation within scope of work
·  Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

GLOBAL LEADERS

 

Only Bureau Veritas can offer:

 

·  Structured development programmes, from apprentice to chartered engineer, to help you fulfil your potential, including face to face and e-learning programmes
·  The opportunity to deliver excellence for high profile clients, including some of the world’s most recognised brands
·  A long list of awards recognition including Top Employer six years in a row and continued success in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards

 

Plus:

 

Comprehensive financial package including competitive salary and allowances, defined contribution pension, 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, various insurances including Private Health Insurance and other flexible benefits to suit individual requirements.

 

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