AECOM Technical Diector (Fire Engineering) in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans
Are you looking for a significant opportunity as a technically focused fire engineering expert? Would you like to join and influence a world leading consultancy, with opportunity to work on some of the largest fire related projects across the UK?
The Fire Protection team has achieved technical excellence and worldwide recognition. Our Fire Protection Engineers value in understanding the Building Regulations and Fire safety strategy unique requirements, providing strategic advice and developing sustainable innovative design.
This is a role for an established consultancy side fire engineering professional with an established track record of leadership, technical design and business development. Office locations include London (central or St Albans), Manchester or Edinburgh.
We are friendly, busy and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering local and overseas projects. Some of our flagship work in recent years include; The Lusail Artscape Expressway in Qatar, NewCold International Logistic facilities, Al-Wakrah Stadium 2022 World Cup in Qatar, Boka Bay Beach Resort in Montenegro, Amazon Fulfilment Centres across UK and GE manufacturing facilities in KSA to name but a few.
You will be technically proficient in a broad range of applied fire engineering processes through all phases of project delivery, from design to on-site works to fulfil this role with a national focus. Your background and experience will likely have included - and you will definitely need the following skills or experience
Chartered Engineer with membership status or higher within the Institute of Fire Engineering.
Shaping a Fire Engineering Practice’s technical direction of travel.
Overseeing technical consistency across the Fire Engineering Practice’s project teams and sharing best-practice approaches to ensure technical rigour.
Leading design and construction due diligence reviews on behalf of the Firm relating to its investment portfolio.
Led Research and Development initiatives from raising funding applications through delivery, post-project completion, knowledge dissemination and implementation
Strong understanding of the technical fundamentals of fire engineering - fluid dynamics, evacuation modelling and experience applying common UK guidelines
You will good knowledge of design codes for common building types, such as those used for schools, hospitals, stations, airports and residential projects.
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.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Mechanical
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229389BR
Additional Locations UK - London - Aldgate Tower
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.