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

Benefits 

We do have RRSP and benefits package available.

Job Location

Barrie, Ontario

Working Hours

40 Hours/Week

Date Posted

23/10/2018

COVID-19 Update

As a company whose business revolves around Safety and Prevention, we have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it unfolds. We have developed internal and external policies to keep our team and yours safe. We will continue to monitor this situation and are continuing to develop a variety of contingency plans which we will activate accordingly as necessary.
What we are doing to keep our team and yours safe:
What we ask of you:
We have every intention of continuing regular operation, with the safety of your team and ours being the top priority. We are taking steps to ensure no on-site services are impacted, however, will re-scheduling if necessary, based onsafety concerns or if quarantines are mandated.
The health and safety of both our team and yours is of the utmost importance. If you have any questions about our policies or would like to request more information about them please reach out to our team at Admin@fcsfire.com

Safe Wishes,
Michele Farley
President & Senior Code Consultant
FCS Fire Consulting Services LTD

Position: Professional Engineer/Senior Fire Code Consultant