Fire Protection Engineer Consultant
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Come work for a company that is growing rapidly and offer great career movement! Summit Companies is a premier firm in the Fire Sprinkler and Fire Life Safety industry with offices throughout the Nation. Summit Fire National Consulting is a rapidly growing consulting engineering business, and is moving to expand
it s operations in several locations across the US. We are seeking a Regional Fire Protecting Engineer Consultant for our Phoenix location. The Regional Engineering Manager will lead the consulting team in the establishment of a new consulting office in select cities.
The Senior Fire Protection Engineer responsibilities will include fire protection engineering services such as life safety code consulting, sprinkler design, fire alarm design, performance-based fire engineering design both locally and nationally. Essential Functions: Establishment of a new consulting engineering office, including growth of new and existing clientele, interview and retention of new staff, and other functions necessary to establish and grow the Summit Consulting business in the selected market. Ability to present Company qualifications to new and existing customers, with the intent of establishing clientele in the selected market.
Attendance at regional and national conferences to promote the capabilities of the Company, including the preparation and presentation of selected papers and speeches at these conferences. Established relationship with the authorities having jurisdiction in the selected location, to assist our customers in presenting fire protection approaches to the authorities and achieving the desired results. Ability to prepare and manage the budget for the selected location. Assist in fire protection engineering for the construction industry: analyses, calculations, reviews, etc.
Strong participation in business development is required. Develop and track proposals for work generated. Communicate status of active proposals to Management Manage resources and staff on individual projects, includes assistance with job set-up, monitoring of profitability, billing, etc. Design and evaluation of fire sprinklers, fire alarms, smoke control, fire-rated separations, means of egress, and other fire life safety features in buildings Building code consulting and fire code consulting for the construction industry Assist with fire and egress modeling Classification and evaluation of hazardous materials Report writing and documentation On-site inspections and observations Requirements: Bachelor s degree or higher in Engineering, preferably Fire Protection Engineering, or Fire Protection Engineering Technology Experience in code consulting, design of systems, and fire protection engineering preferred EIT preferred Experience and knowledge of NFPA Codes, and International Building and Fire Codes Prior experience in preparing and managing a budget is a plus.
Strong verbal and written communication skills Auto CAD or REVIT experience is desirable Summit Companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Associated topics: commisioner, fire brigade, fire code, fire inspector, fire protection, fire safety, inspect, inspector, investigate, safety specialist
Location: Miami, AZ
Company: Summit Companies