AECOM Fire Protection Engineer 4 in Aiken, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Aiken

Alternate Locations US - Oak Ridge, TN - 105 Mitchell Road, US - Richland, WA - 825 Goethals Drive

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a

Fire Protection Engineer 4 to be based in our Aiken, SC; Oak Ridge, TN; or Richland, WA location. The Engineer is responsible for perform a variety of engineering assignments in planning and overseeing research, development, design, manufacture, test, installation, operation, and maintenance of diverse electronic/mechanical equipment and systems and generally as a member of a design, analysis or review team on more complex assignments or as a lead on less complex assignments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Perform a range of design development, analysis or review tasks independently.

  2. Responsible for complete designs, analyses, or design reviews.

  3. Generate complete design specifications for more complex projects.

  4. May provide training to less experienced engineers.

  5. Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.

  6. Establish and maintain a filing system or databases as needed for tracking project status.

  7. Develop, maintain and produce technical documentation and system/subsystem specifications.

  8. Direct interface and liaison with customers at all levels from quotation to final design and test activities, design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.

  9. Conduct site visits, experimental investigations and analyze engineering problems, propose solutions and alternatives, and provide recommendations.

  10. Verify and comply with engineering documentation standards and test procedures.

  11. Prepare, deliver and submit technical papers and perform engineering studies.

  12. Support development of technical proposal and provide comments on the technical content and level of effort of the proposed scope of work.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and background.

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have obtained a Bachelor's degree in Fire Protection Engineering from a 4 year accredited college or university.

  • A minimum of 7 years of job-related experience or equivalent.

  • Must be capable of applying Protection Engineering principles to problems ranging from simple code consulting to unique and complex technical problems.

  • Familiar with NFPA codes and standards, evaluation of fire protection programs and facilities.

  • Acquainted with development and implementation of fire protection programs, fire protection systems support including minor design modifications or recommendations.

  • Able to provide Fire Protection engineering project support ranging from small focused scope to large, multimillion dollar one of a kind projects.

  • Knowledgeable in computer modeling of fire, egress or other fire related or influenced phenomena.

  • Candidate must be eligible to obtain a DOE Q clearance and access to Commercial Nuclear Facilities.

  • Candidate must be able to travel on business as needed.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's in Fire Protection.

  • Familiar with preparation of written fire protection analyses.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202473BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.