Fire Design Engineer

Recruiter
AvA V
Location
Reading
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
12 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Location: Slough, Berkshire (Ideal location) covering M4 Corridor

Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 depending on experience plus excellent benefits (Plus Company Car, Fuel card & credit card)

Our client is a leading innovator and a household name with a thriving culture, offering a family of iconic brands.

Due to huge success and growth they are now looking for an experienced Fire Design Engineer to join their ever expanding team.
The successful Fire Design Engineer will benefit from an excellent on boarding programme as well as ongoing technical training with the opportunity to develop in a large and progressive company, that operates Worldwide.

Our client rewards loyalty and promotes from within, if you looking for future career progression with a company that is well established with 131 locations around the globe - then this role is for you.
About the Role

* Reporting to the Fire Solutions Manager you will be a integral resource that supports the sales and product teams.
* Designing fire systems and solutions that are technically sound, ensuring project and organisational guidelines are met, whilst ensuring the your complete designs create no loss of margin to the installation.
* Carry out unsupervised site surveys and support the SalesTeams with design work for bids and tenders as required
* Conduct and coordinate design creation and coordinate duties and issues (eg review and mark up)
* Working from template documents for designs which are customised to requirement to the project
* Ensure delivery of models and information againstTIDP and BEP
* Carry out resource scheduling and progress monitoring
* Attend design team meetings with colleagues and collaborate with other teams.
* Keeping up to date with regulation changes and implement those changes to ensure business compliance

What We Need from You:

* FIA Qualifications - Units 1,2 & 3 are essential
* FIA AO Fire Foundation, FIA Environment & FIA Health & Safety modules are desirable
* Be proficient in the use of the prescribed software or cloud based tools for digital design and mark-up of documents and models
* Have experience in project risk management
* Excellent understanding of Fire systems, design and regulations
* The ability to work under pressure and to be able to adapt to changing timescales
* Be proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel,Visio and Outlook
* Complete designs that generate no loss on margin to installation
* The ideal candidate will currently be working for a BAFE SP203-1 accredited company
* Knowledge of integrated fire systems
* Experience of seeing projects from start to finish
* Experience of having installed systems would be an advantage
* Full UK driving licence

* The Benefits:
* Salary £38,000 - £45,000 depending on experience
* Company Car
* Mobile Phone
* Fuel Card & Credit Card for All expenses
* Pension Scheme
* 25 days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays
* Opportunity to progress your career in a large company
* OngoingTraining

Sound Interesting?
Candidates with previous experience or job titles including Fire Security Design Engineer, Security Design Engineer Security Systems Designer, Security Estimator, Integrated Security Consultant, and Security Consultant Engineer will be considered.

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