AECOM Associate Director - Fire Engineering in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater London, London
AECOM is seeking an Associate Fire Safety and Fire Protection Director based out of our Central London office. The ideal candidate will be proficient in all phases of delivery with a broad developed skill set including experience on-site, design and verification, financial management, business development and managing client relationships through the entire life cycle of a project.
Duties and responsibilities to include:
Perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer
Gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures
Work on detailed or routine fire engineering assignments involving calculations, sketches, diagrams, fire strategy drawings and fire strategy reports
Propose approach to solve new problems encountered
Identify discrepancies in results
Provide guidance to entry level graduate fire engineers
Perform work in accordance with agreed budget and schedule with little supervision
Contribute to the development of technical proposals
Contribute to knowledge of the fire team, through giving talks or by other means
Support project managers in the management of project costs, information and correspondence
Knowledge of the fundamentals of fire suppression system design, including the preparation / review of system drawings, different types of sprinkler systems (conventional, dry pipe systems, open deluge and pre-action) and alternative suppression systems such as gas suppression, oxygen reduction systems and water mist
Understanding of International and US design standards
Experience of applying fire engineering in the design of buildings
Knowledge of the design codes for all main types of buildings, including offices, schools, hospitals, stations, airports and residential
Excellent report-writing skills
Good client relationships
Advanced IT skills
Experience in technical and client facing roles, managing and delivering projects and working as part of a larger team
BEng Mechanical degree
Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
NIST, Fire Dynamics Simulator
BST Enterprise financial management
ACADS BSG, Hyena and Camel
Diploma or higher in engineering
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.
Job Category Engineering - Fire and Risk
Business Line Building Engineering
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 186064BR
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.