Position title
PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER/SENIOR FIRE CODE CONSULTANT
Description

The Professional Engineer/Senior Fire Code Consultant, a Professional Engineer or a highly
experienced Fire Protection Technologist, will support a variety of challenging project deliverables
and be responsible for site audits, risk assessment, fire alarm retrofit project administration and the
creation of fire code compliance solutions for our clients. This individual will leverage their
experience, knowledge and collaboration skills to develop best-practice solutions, with a keen
interest in educating clients on fire safety and compliance.

Responsibilities

Review and prepare professional fire alarm retrofit contract documents, including the
creation of permit drawings and specifications, in conjunction with Fire Protection
Engineering Technologist
 Administer fire alarm retrofit projects from commencement through to completion including
conducting site reviews, contractor administration, progress reporting, final commissioning,
preparing closing documents and obtaining permit clearance
 Conduct site audits and assess life safety systems for performance utilizing applicable
codes and standards for code conformance
 Independently assess, evaluate risk and prepare professional technical reports describing
deficiencies and recommendations for improved life safety
 Meet with and negotiate with respective municipal authorities on behalf of FCS clients
 Investigate, advise and develop tools for best-practice solutions for unique design, retrofit
and compliance challenges
 Fill the gap between public education and enforcement though the design and
implementation of code compliant solutions to fire safety challenges
 Participate in presentations, tradeshows, knowledge-sharing and team meetings
 Support the team with standard services (i.e. fire safety plans and training) as required
 Travel to project site is a requirement; therefore a reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license and
clean drivers abstract (required for company record) must be maintained for this position

Qualifications

Review and prepare professional fire alarm retrofit contract documents, including the
creation of permit drawings and specifications, in conjunction with Fire Protection
Engineering Technologist
 Administer fire alarm retrofit projects from commencement through to completion including
conducting site reviews, contractor administration, progress reporting, final commissioning,
preparing closing documents and obtaining permit clearance
 Conduct site audits and assess life safety systems for performance utilizing applicable
codes and standards for code conformance
 Independently assess, evaluate risk and prepare professional technical reports describing
deficiencies and recommendations for improved life safety
 Meet with and negotiate with respective municipal authorities on behalf of FCS clients
 Investigate, advise and develop tools for best-practice solutions for unique design, retrofit
and compliance challenges
 Fill the gap between public education and enforcement though the design and
implementation of code compliant solutions to fire safety challenges
 Participate in presentations, tradeshows, knowledge-sharing and team meetings
 Support the team with standard services (i.e. fire safety plans and training) as required
 Travel to project site is a requirement; therefore a reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license and
clean drivers abstract (required for company record) must be maintained for this position

Job Benefits

We do have RRSP and benefits package available.

Job Location
Working Hours
40
Date posted
October 23, 2018
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Position: PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER/SENIOR FIRE CODE CONSULTANT

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