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Senior Fire Engineer - Wolverhampton, West Midlands/ Remote

  • Location West Midlands
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Up to £100,000 + Hybrid / Remote Working
  • Ref 14644
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Senior Fire Engineer Job in Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Senior Fire Engineer job in Wolverhampton, West Midlands for a growing fire team, joining an established engineering and design consultancy. The role will be reporting to the Head of Fire Engineering providing fire engineering services and project managing whilst overseeing a small and expanding team. Offering a salary of up to £100,000 (negotiable) + Hybrid/Remote Working.

They are an award-winning consultancy based across 3 offices in the UK, providing design and engineering services across fire engineering, façade engineering, M&E and sustainability. They are now looking to grow their fire engineering team led by a highly experienced Head of Fire Engineering, the role will be working on residential and commercial projects in the UK and internationally.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Represent the company for the delivery of Fire Engineering consultancy services
  • Be a Fire Engineering advocate that drives positive innovation and change
  • Share Fire Engineering knowledge to employees within the group via CPDs and other forms of communication
  • Project management of Fire Engineering client instructions
  • Ensure compliance and stay up to date with relevant current and upcoming change to regulations / legislation
  • Work with clients and engineers to project manage fire engineering projects
  • Inform and support design aspirations, functionality and architectural form throughout the design process
  • Maintain responsibility for the financial performance and delivery of your projects
  • Represent the company at design team meetings, work with approval authorities on designs and proposals
  • Provide appropriate and sustainable fire engineering design solutions to clients
  • Review calculations including smoke modelling and evacuation analysis
  • Manage relationships with internal and external clients, engineers and other stakeholders
  • Act as the Lead Fire Engineer on projects
  • Undertake site inspections to existing and new buildings to appraise fire safety provisions
  • Write reports and assist in making remedial measure recommendations
  • Provide technical input into EWS1 façade assessments and FRAEW’s.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Ideally Degree in Fire Engineering or similar
  • CEng or working towards
  • Experienced in delivering fire and life safety designs and fire engineered solutions for UK Based projects
  • Experienced gaining agreement for prescriptive and performance-based design solutions from approving authorities
  • Experience of delivering a range of fire safety consultancy services within the facade industry.

What you get back

  • Salary up to £100,000 (Negotiable)
  • 23 Days Holiday + BH
  • Hybrid / Remote Working
  • Support with professional memberships
  • Further progression as the team grows.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Senior Fire Engineer Job in Wolverhampton, West Midlands – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 14644)

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