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Fire Protection Engineer


This is a Full-time position in Madison County, NY posted December 1, 2019.

Our Fire and Life Safety business is looking for an entry-level Fire Protection Engineer to join their team in our Syracuse, NY office.

In this position, you will support a wide variety of projects involving code consulting, system design/evaluation, fire modeling, etc.

for a diverse group of clientele in the Northeast Region and across the U.S.

Specific responsibilities in this role will include: Performing Building/Fire Code Consultation Experience in Developing Contract Documents for Fire Alarm and Suppression Systems (Including Special Suppression Systems) Working Knowledge of National Building and Fire Codes and Standards Knowledge of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standards, including Life Safety Code Requirements for both New Construction and Modifications to Existing Buildings Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Excellent Communication Skills For success in this position, you will possess the following skills and qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Fire Protection Engineering or related field Engineering-in-Training (EIT) preferred 0-3 years of experience in the evaluation and/or design of Fire Protection Systems Familiarity with National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standards, including Life Safety Code Requirements for both new construction and modifications to existing buildings Experience in the application of fire modeling (i.e.

FDS, CONTAM, Pathfinder, CFAST, etc.) AutoCAD and/or REVIT design capability and experience a plus Our commitment to you Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business.

We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.

In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.

Why GHD?

Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned.

This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles.

It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?

About GHD As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future.

To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.

In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.

If you are passionate about pursuing this position, please submit your resume and cover letter via the link above.

As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce.

GHD is an equal opportunity employer.

We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.

This position does not provide visa sponsorship.