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Staff Fire Protection Engineer
Ref No.: 18-37750
Location: NYC, New York
Position Type:Right to Hire
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Description:
Fire Protection Engineer/Designer
Successful candidates will join a team of Fire Protection Engineers who work on a wide range of exciting and challenging projects including airports, aircraft storage and maintenance hangars, central utility plants, state-of-the-art information technology facilities, aircraft manufacturing plants, educational and cultural facilities and more. You'll be working in team environments with a premium placed on client and peer to peer interaction. You can expect to be a part of an energy-filled work place at a successful and growing company.
As a member of our fire protection engineering team, successful candidates will design many fire suppression systems including: wet, dry, pre-action and deluge sprinkler systems, clean agent fire suppression systems, fire pumps, standpipes. You will also be involved in reviewing national (NFPA) and local (NYCBC) fire suppression codes to develop system requirements. You will also be involved in the construction and commissioning process.

Requirements:
Successful candidates will:


Be proficient in Revit*********
Ideal candidate 5-10 years experience
Degree in Fire Protection Engineering/ Or Mechanical Engineering doing the related work
Design and specify fire suppression systems including wet-pipe, dry-pipe, pre-action, deluge, fire pumps, and storage tanks on a wide variety of project types. Knowledge of clean agent systems is preferred.
Perform hydraulic calculations and work with outside resources to incorporate special hazard systems.
Prepare comprehensive fire suppression packages.
Apply sound fire suppression engineering principles to assist in troubleshooting and solving client related problems.
Resolve design related installation issues with field personnel.
Review contractor shop drawings, field inspections, and testing and commissioning reports.
*Approx. 20% travel from NYC to Morristown, NJ office.