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Leeds / Flexible | Senior Fire Engineers and Fire Surveyors

Fire Engineers- Leeds

An opportunity to join our expanding team in Leeds who are looking for experienced Fire Engineers. The team’s capabilities span fire safety design and engineering, assurance services and fire risk management. Our projects are national and we would be open to remote working should this be more ideal.

At BB7 we care about people, we care about our teams and we aim to be an outstanding employer. We care about your career and your wellbeing. We provide flexible working and the means to do so. We commit to developing our people and expanding their skill set. Our 7 values influence everything we do.

The role:

Your role will involve leading or working as part of a team on fire safety design and engineering projects, dependent on complexity, to ensure quality and service commitments are met. We value our people and you will be expected to foster a trusting, open and inclusive environment. Candidates should be confident working independently and client facing, with excellent communication skills. You should be bold enough to be truthful to our clients and put project interests first. You should be capable of managing projects proactively, adept at working collaboratively with the client team on interesting, varied and prestigious projects to remove borders and connect people wherever possible. You will be supported by some of the best fire safety professionals in the industry and exposed to state-of-the-art methods in fire engineering. You will be encouraged to see differently and always imagine a better way to enhance creativity and design.

The role will attract an excellent salary, with generous holiday entitlement and a good working environment. In addition, we have a discretionary profit share scheme.

The candidate:

Candidates should have an excellent working knowledge of relevant design guidance and legislation, both past and present in the UK alongside fire engineering methods. We would be looking for you to have some level of involvement or recognition with a professional body, or at least be working towards this, and we proactively encourage involvement in technical committees where they are of interest. Continual professional development is of paramount importance to us to ensure you stay wise, and our team are encouraged to develop skills and interests in support of personal and team goals, with regular internal CPD being delivered.

The candidate will ideally have:

  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience working in a fire engineering role and have a recognised fire safety qualification or strong experience in fire safety fields.
  • Very good interpersonal skills and demonstrable experience of developing and maintaining close links with colleagues, clients and contractors are essential.
  • The candidate should be a member of the Institution of Fire Engineers and working towards registration with the Engineering Council.
  • Have the ability to work on multiple projects concurrently, working to tight deadlines and juggling multiple demands.
  • Have the ability to work on multiple projects concurrently, working to tight deadlines and juggling multiple demands;

To apply please email a covering letter and CV to hr@bbseven.com