Fire Engineer

Posted 10 March by K2 Recruitment

Fully qualified and all levels of experienced Fire Engineers needed to provide advice on all matter relating to fire safety design and management, ideally based close to Bicester/London but there can be some flexibility over your location provided either location is listed as your place of work. All levels of Fire Engineer are invited to apply, a generous package for each of the roles, ranging from £35,000 to in excess of £70,000 per annum, dependent on your seniority and experience. You must have a degree in either mechanical, structural or fire related engineering and membership of the IFE is non-negotiable. 25 days holiday plus 2/3 days given for Christmas shut down. Discretional bonus. Pension. Life Insurance.


  • Client and stakeholder liaison
  • Supporting design teams and help drive technical development
  • Keep up to date with new technologies and innovations
  • Monitor and maintain high levels of quality in all fire engineering areas
  • Be fully conversant with all relevant legislation and ensure procedures are updated accordingly
  • For the more senior roles, conduct appraisals for more junior fire engineers
  • Provide analysis of workload and allocate according to budget
  • Having a clear understanding of fire safety issues and providing well supported fire engineered solutions through selection of right options, methods and tools
  • Striving for good design through the application of fire engineering principles rather than code compliance
  • Operating safely, ethically and adopting best practice
  • Identifying, carrying out and recording CPD
  • Contributing to sustainable development and the evolution of fire engineering discipline
  • Ensuring records are maintained to ensure the company’s quality procedures, service levels and contractual requirements are met
  • Take responsibility for meeting targets, identify and develop business opportunities

Skills required:

  • Minimum of 2 years Fire Engineering for the more junior roles and up to 10 years for a principle
  • Chartered Engineer status or working towards (Mechanical, Structural or Fire related) as well as MFireE
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Ability to generate business through client relationship
  • Proven track record of successful project management and personnel management
  • Sound financial acumen

K2 Recruitment are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • Construction Engineering
  • Fire
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chartered Engineer
  • IFE

Application questions

Are you and experienced Fire Engineer?
Are you a fully qualified Mechanical, Construction or fire related engineer?
Do you have IFE?

Reference: 41325922

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