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Fire Protection Engineer

Fire Protection Engineer

Job ID 
2017-1125
Job Locations 
US-DC-Washington
Category 
Engineering
Type 
Regular Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

With roots extending back to a two-person partnership formed in 1898 in Austin, Texas, Page Southerland Page, Inc. is one of the most prolific and enduring architectural and engineering practices. A full-service design organization with offices in Houston, Austin, Dallas, Denver and Washington DC, along with international affiliate offices, Page provides architecture, interiors, consulting and engineering services throughout the United States and around the world. The firm’s diverse, international portfolio includes projects in the healthcare, academic, government and science and technology sectors, as well as civic, corporate and urban housing projects. With a staff of over 400 architects, engineers, designers, strategic analysts, planners and technical specialists, Page has the resources and professional affiliations to responsibly handle projects of all scales and schedules.

Responsibilities

 

  • Design of fire alarm and fire suppression systems
  • Review and development of life safety plans
  • Life safety and building code consulting
  • Collaboration with a variety of engineering and architectural disciplines
  • Interface with local AHJs and building owner insurance representatives
  • Development of site fire protection features and fire department access plans
  • Analysis of smoke movement, means egress, and fire hazards
  • Communication with clients and writing technical reports

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s of Science degree from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • Passing F.E. exam score / E.I.T. license  - goal to sit for the FPE exam
  • Experience in fire suppression, fire alarm, and life safety review and design
  • Experience with Revit, AutoCad, and fire protection related computational programs
  • Knowledge of adopted building codes and governmental (DoD, VA, GSA) standards
  • Experience working with NFPA codes and standards
  • Proven track record of communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to obtain security clearance as required

 

Page offers a competitive benefit package and salary compensation. Capability to travel is preferred.

 

To learn more about the firm, go to www.pagethink.com

Page is an EOE/AA/VET/IWD employer and subscribes to E-Verify.