Senior Fire Engineer

Location Preston
Job-type Permanent
Salary £60000 - £80000
Contact Matt Powell
Reference MP18238_1711522815

A prestigious Fire Consultancy situated in Preston is on the lookout for an experienced Senior Fire Engineer to strengthen its team. This consultancy is celebrated for its pioneering spirit and unwavering commitment to the highest fire safety and engineering standards, setting the industry benchmark in the Commercial High-Rise, Healthcare, and Residential sectors by delivering innovative solutions to complex fire safety challenges.

The Senior Fire Engineer's Role

The role of the Senior Fire Engineer is pivotal, involving close collaboration with the Head of Fire Engineering. The Senior Fire Engineer will lead various projects, encompassing leadership, mentoring of junior engineers, and effective team management. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of current fire compliance regulations and demonstrate the capacity to keep pace with changing industry standards, ensuring the consultancy remains at the cutting edge of fire safety engineering.

The Senior Fire Engineer

  • Must have a minimum of 4 years' experience in Fire Engineering, showcasing notable achievements and expertise in the field.
  • Should be a Chartered Engineer in fire or actively pursuing chartered status, highlighting a dedication to professional development.
  • Requires a solid educational foundation, with a degree in Fire Engineering, Structural Engineering, or a similar discipline, to underpin strong technical and analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills, including team management experience, to inspire, lead, and develop talent within the consultancy.
  • Proficiency in FREAW's (Pas 9980) is essential, along with a proven record in leading successful client engagements, indicating superior communication and project management skills.
  • Extensive experience in Residential, Healthcare, and Commercial sectors is crucial for navigating their unique challenges and opportunities.
  • An entrepreneurial approach, evidenced by involvement in business development and strategic relationship building, to foster growth and innovation within the consultancy.

In Return?

The consultancy is offering a competitive salary range from £60,000 to £80,000, reflecting the significance of the role. The Senior Fire Engineer will also benefit from:

  • 31 days of annual leave, including bank holidays, to support work-life balance.
  • Hybrid Working options to accommodate both office-based and remote work preferences.
  • A comprehensive professional development programme, aimed at achieving chartership and covering costs for relevant professional memberships.
  • Access to a private healthcare scheme, ensuring peace of mind for health and well-being.
  • A variety of additional benefits, such as a pension plan, gym membership, and company events, designed to build a strong team spirit and positive, collaborative work environment.

This opportunity offers a Senior Fire Engineer the chance to progress their career within a supportive and dynamic setting, contributing significantly to the safety and integrity of buildings and communities in Preston and beyond.

Should you be a Senior Fire Engineer contemplating your career options, or seeking a new challenge, please reach out to Matt Powell at Brandon James on 01628 367 059.

Ref: MP18238

Senior Fire Engineer / Fire Engineer / Fire Safety Engineering / Fire Protection Engineer / Global Engineering Consultancy / IFE