AECOM Fire Protection Associate in Cleveland, Ohio

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Fire Protection Associate

United States of America - Ohio


Job Summary

AECOM has a challenging opportunity for a full-time Fire Protection Associate in the Cleveland, Ohio office. The AECOM Cleveland Office, located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, has full-service architectural/engineering capabilities with a project portfolio that extends globally. The Fire Protection Engineering Group is part of the Buildings + Places Business Line. Responsibilities for the position include preparation of engineering reports, drawings, and specifications associated with the application of building and fire codes and design of fire alarm, fire suppression, and other life safety systems for a variety of buildings, facilities, and occupancies, including healthcare, industrial, college/university, and transportation.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience in engineering design and/or construction

  • Experience preparing engineering reports and design drawings for fire suppression, fire alarm, and other life safety systems

  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work well with a team, including those in other offices

  • Experience with the application of building codes and standards (ICC, NFPA, etc.) to design projects

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the fire service

  • Experience with Autodesk programs (AutoCAD, REVIT, etc.)

  • Experience with hydraulic calculation software

  • Detail-oriented and internally motivated

  • Passed Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam with intent to seek registration as a Professional Engineer

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Fire and Risk

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161016BR