Fire Protection Engineer

  • AECOM
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Jul 21, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

United States of America - California, Sacramento **Job Summary** The Program and Project Management (PPM) business line specializes in the management of design and construction of community infrastructure facilities for education, healthcare, national governments, sports and leisure, justice, cultural venues, and commercial needs. From concept through completion, we provide necessary technical and administrative services to help our clients meet their program objectives. Our professionals serve as an extension of our clients' staff, protecting their interests as our own, and often working within our clients' offices. As an industry leader in program and project management, we oversee activities ranging from planning, coordination, scheduling and cost control, to design, construction and commissioning. AECOM is actively seeking to hire a Fire Protection Engineer to join our growing Program and Project Management business in Northern California. This position will support the PPM Government Market Sector and will be based at a client site in either Sacramento or San Francisco, California. Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: + Fire Protection Engineer working as part of client's own engineering team. + The ideal candidate shall have a thorough knowledge and understanding of all aspects of fire protection engineering as well as plumbing including fire suppression, fire alarm, building codes, egress, fire modeling, etc., and be proficient in AutoCAD and Revit. + Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. + Preparation of deliverables and products such as presentation materials, calculations, drawings, specifications, and reports, Fire Protection and Plumbing for commercial, governmental, and institutional facilities. + Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives. + Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids. + Fire Protection or Plumbing design for various building types. + Work independently, as well as, potentially guide junior engineers as needed on projects. + Deliver complete, accurate, and coordinated project design assignments as indicated by client. + Perform field investigations for incorporation of existing conditions into construction documents. + Work within a project team environment and coordinate work with other project disciplines + Maintain and organize all project-related documentation. + Plan and organize work that follows a defined process. + Develop project written specifications and basis of design narratives. + Must be capable of applying Fire Protection Engineering and Plumbing Engineering principles to problems ranging from simple code consulting to unique and complex technical problems. + Familiar with NFPA codes and standards, evaluation of fire protection programs and facilities. + Development and implementation of fire protection programs, fire protection systems support including minor design modifications or recommendations. + Able to provide Fire Protection Engineering project support ranging from small focused scope to large, multi-million dollar projects. + Knowledgeable in computer modeling of fire, egress or other fire related or influenced phenomena. + Provide egress and fire modeling using FDS or other software. + Other duties as may be assigned. **NOTE: “Sponsorship is not available for this position”** **Minimum Requirements** + Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering Discipline. + Professional Registration in Fire Protection Engineering - State of California. + 6+ years of experience in Fire Protection Engineering. + Previous experience supporting Fire Protection Engineering projects ranging from small focused scope to large, multi-million dollar projects. + Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations. **Preferred Qualifications** + Bachelor's of Science Degree in Fire Protection Engineering and/or Mechanical Engineering + 10 to 15 years experience performing Fire Protection Engineering + Previous experience supporting Public Sector, GSA and/or Government Facility Projects, State of California is highly desired. + HSPD-12 Clearance, active or in-active with ability to re-obtain. **NOTE: “Sponsorship is not available for this position”** **What We Offer** When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours. **Job Category** Engineering - Fire and Risk **Business Line** PMCM **Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS) **Country** United States of America **Position Status** Full-Time **Requisition/Vacancy No.** 238654BR **Additional Locations** US - San Francisco, CA - 100 Pine Street **Clearance Required** No 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.