Principal Fire Protection Engineer

Posted 13 March 2024
Job type Permanent
Sectors CGC CoverConstruction

Job description

Job Title: Principal Fire Protection Engineer
Location: Sydney
Company: Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy
About the Company:
Our client is a well-established Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy with a strong reputation for delivering high-quality engineering solutions across a range of projects. They are currently seeking a Principal Fire Protection Engineer to join their dynamic team in Sydney.
Role Overview:
As the Principal Fire Protection Engineer, you will be responsible for leading and managing the fire protection engineering team. You will oversee the design, development, and implementation of fire protection systems for a variety of projects, ensuring compliance with relevant codes and standards. You will also provide technical expertise and guidance to the team, ensuring the successful delivery of projects on time and within budget.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage the fire protection engineering team, including mentoring and developing junior staff
  • Develop and implement fire protection strategies and designs for projects
  • Ensure compliance with relevant codes, standards, and regulations
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to the team
  • Liaise with clients, architects, and other stakeholders to ensure project requirements are met
  • Prepare and review technical reports, drawings, and specifications
  • Manage project budgets and schedules
  • Participate in project meetings and presentations
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Fire Protection Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 7 years' experience in fire protection engineering
  • Strong knowledge of relevant codes, standards, and regulations
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities
  • Competitive salary package
  • Opportunities for career progression and development
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Exposure to a variety of projects and clients
How to Apply:
If you are a skilled and experienced Fire Protection Engineer looking for a new challenge, please apply now or send your CV to Hugo Carey at