Jensen Hughes is seeking a Fire Surveyor based in our Edinburgh office. JGA recently joined forces with JENSEN HUGHES, one of the largest safety, security and risk-based engineering consultancy firms in the world, with more than 1,300 employees in 70+ offices worldwide. Since 1939, we have been at the leading edge of safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting, serving the most complex global projects. In addition, we pride ourselves on driving code and standard development and adoption throughout the world and across industries. We planted our roots with a commitment to earning your trust and protecting lives, property and reputation. Today, we continue to work at the forefront of the professional services industry in safety, security and risk-based science, engineering and consulting. Our Company Purpose + Principles honor our past while looking to the future. The range of services we provide are how we achieve our Purpose: to make our world safe, secure and resilient. This Purpose and commitments within each of four Principles (People, Industry, Clients, Performance) reflect our company culture and how we serve our clients within the world we work and live today.
The successful candidate will undertake on site fire inspections, in particular during construction and will be involved in desktop reviews of fire assessment reports; fire strategy reports; fire drawings as well as supporting the fire safety disciplines at JGA.
You will have to be able to undertake works independently and provide technical support and guidance to the young professionals in the company. You will carry out fire surveys on a wide range of new and existing buildings such as high-rise residential/office buildings, large retail complexes, historic buildings and airport developments. You will report directly to one of the directors in the company.
As a company we pride ourselves on providing the best possible training, on real projects. We encourage all fire surveyors to register with the relevant professional body registration schemes and offer help and support during the process.
A key reason for our position of Europe’s leading independent fire engineering consultancy is our ability to attract the best fire consultants who continue to help develop and lead the team forward. If you are capable of meeting a demanding technical challenge in a dynamic and successful consultancy then we would like to hear from you. Salary and career prospects in our rapidly expanding company are excellent.
To be considered for this role you must have at least 3 – 5 years working in the similar fire consultancy industry and expect to have a degree in any of the following subjects:
Excellent command of written and spoken English is required. You must have the right to work in the UK.