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Fire Designer

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: competitive plus package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Stephen Pindar
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 503 1956
  • Expiry Date: 23 April 2024
  • Job Ref: 406684SOP

Job Title: Fire Designer
Location: Warrington
Type: Permanent (agile working/site & office based)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum plus package (negotiable subject to experience)

Join a dynamic team and embark on a rewarding journey in the world of fire detection, alarm, and suppression solutions across the UK. A Tier 1 main contractor is seeking a passionate Fire Designer to be at the forefront of innovation and technical excellence on critical national infrastructure projects.
Your core task will revolve around producing design documents such as Battery Calculations, Zone drawings, Detector Layouts and Fire strategies as such experience in system integration and system power design are needed to make your new role a success.
Key Responsibilities:
• Develop technical specifications post-site visits/3D scans and refine scope of works in close liaison with subcontractor design teams.
• Lead site visits, collaborating with our design team and serving as the primary contact for subcontract designers.
• Ensure completeness, quality, and cost-effectiveness of subcontractors pricing and specifications.
• Drive the completion of Tender TQs and manage the Tender TQ register.
• Assist in producing technical documentation for tender inquiries and orders.
• Uphold design processes and procedures both in-office and on-site.
• Assist with effective handovers to the relevant parties

What Were Looking For:
• Relevant industry qualifications such as ONC/HNC/B. Eng or NVQ equivalent.
• Experience and expertise in integrated fire systems, including detection, suppression, fire stopping, networking, and risk assessment.
• Proficiency in system integration and management systems, with familiarity in AMTECH for system power design.
• Solid understanding of fire equipment and devices, alongside BIM/PAS 1192 knowledge.
• Ability to produce documents to client briefs and specifications.
• Knowledge of CDM regulations and temporary works requirements.
• Proficiency in Microsoft packages, with AutoCAD software experience being advantageous.
• A strong desire to align with and promote our companys purpose, vision, values, and culture.
Join us in promoting innovation, ensuring cost-effectiveness, and delivering excellence in fire design engineering. Be part of a team where your skills are valued, and your contributions make a real difference.
Apply below now and ignite your career - If you require further information, please contact Stephen Pindar on 0161 707 1516 for a confidential call.