AECOM Intermediate Fire Engineer in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Greater London, London

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a an experienced Fire Engineer to be based in London, Aldgate Tower office .

About us:

From buildings and civil construction to energy and industrial solutions, AECOM Construction Services is built to modernise, expand and deliver the most iconic and complex structures ever conceived. Buildings & Places Infrastructure offers a one stop shop to complete some of the country’s most challenging projects by leveraging our scale, unique service offering and world-class talent. We work flexibly and cooperatively to achieve more.

Our Building & Places division provides a multidisciplinary offering consisting of a variety of consultancy services ranging from Civil, Structural and MEP Engineering, Cost Management, Quantity Surveying and Environmental.

Our building services team consists of over 400 people nationwide. The mechanical and electrical engineers we have in our team specialise in healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, sports, and leisure. We are market leaders on large international projects as well as small scale local experts who seek to improve communities through strong design and infrastructure projects.

In terms of projects, we have a solid pipeline of new build High Rise Commercial, Residential and Mixed Used Developments across London, UK & Europe. Some of the other sectors we specialise in are; stadia, historical/listed Buildings, hotels, train stations and colleges. This is a great opportunity to play a significant part on future construction projects in some major cities across Europe and the world. Additionally you can expect to work with prestigious clients whose projects are changing the landscape of the UK.


The team are keen to seek individuals who combine: strong quantitative and analytical skills; deep technical knowledge; a sharp commercial focus; and, who are passionate about their work to advise our Clients on strategic business decisions.

  • Project Manage the Fire Engineering delivery of medium and large scale projects

  • Developing fire engineering solutions for various building types and at various stages

  • Demonstrate the ability to develop, oversee and monitor performance based fire engineering solutions

  • Carrying out risk assessments of existing buildings

  • Preparation of relevant documentation such as presentations, reports, sketches, drawings for both technical and business development purposes.

  • Clear ability to liaise with the design team, client, local approving authorities, contractors and other third parties as required.

Minimum Requirements

The ideal candidate should be keen, enthusiastic and ideally have an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification in fire engineering

  • Excellent report writing and communication skills

  • Good knowledge of fire engineering software packages

  • Experience of developing and delivering innovative fire engineering solutions for various building types

  • Knowledge of UK fire safety legislation and guidance as well as international guidance documents

  • Site-based experience

  • Experience in negotiations with Local authorities and other key stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

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.


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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186066BR

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.