Overview

To provide consultancy and experimental services in the areas of engineered safety and resilience systems or provisions, fire safety, loss prevention, risk management and related subject areas.

  • The jobholder is likely to have a working knowledge of:
    • the principles of building design.
    • Approved Document B; Scottish & Northern Irish Technical (Fire) Standards
    • BS 5389, NFPA 72 EN 54, BS7974 and supporting PD’s
    • BS9999; BB100 & Fire Code
    • Insurers concerns and third party certification.
    • State of the art detection equipment and methods pertinent to property protection.
  • A passing knowledge of security detection standards and equipment (including CCTV) would be advantageous but is not deemed to be essential.
  • Expertise in the fire safety, fire safety engineering and fire protection systems and processes and components
  • Understanding of the sector (fire protection and specifically passive fire protection), drivers and trends
  • Problem solving,
  • Stakeholder and client liaison, consultation and expectations management
  • Authoring and development of standards, guides, publications and other innovative renderings of technical information (e.g. software based tools)
  • Engineered safety and resilience systems or provisions, loss prevention, risk management and related engineering consultancy services and experimental research programmes leadership and delivery
  • Technical communication, presentation and seminar delivery
  • Ability to convey complex technical matters to non-technical audiences
  • Expertise in the design, specification and performance of passive fire protection systems and components
  • Understanding of the sector (fire protection and specifically passive fire protection), drivers and trends
  • Problem solving,
  • Stakeholder and client liaison, consultation and expectations management
  • Authoring and development of standards, guides, publications and other innovative renderings of technical information (e.g. software based tools)
  • Engineered safety and resilience systems or provisions, loss prevention, risk management and related engineering consultancy services and experimental research programmes leadership and delivery
  • Technical communication, presentation and seminar delivery
  • Ability to convey complex technical matters to non-technical audiences