Fire Engineer

Job Type:Full Time

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

We are truly global, and our 15,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants around the world deliver innovative projects with creativity and passion.

Now accepting – Fire & Senior Fire Engineering Expressions of Interest in Sydney

Looking to consider a move as we press on in 2020?

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for Fire Safety Engineers at multiple levels (including leadership levels) in our Sydney offices due to a strong forecast of interesting buildings and infrastructure consulting projects into the new year.

By applying now, you will ensure you are one of the first candidates reviewed as we move into business planning for the financial year ahead.

Alternatively, you may send your resume directly to the Recruiter managing this role Carmen Drake, at e: and you will receive a response to your resume submittal within a week of receiving.

About you:

Regardless of your level, you’ll bring a keen sense of curiosity, supported by consulting and technical experience in Fire engineering and related areas and experience in the consulting engineering environment. This includes the ability to work closely in an integrated multi-disciplinary environment, and advise clients on cost-effective, innovative, and sustainable solutions.

You will have a Degree in Engineering, specialising in Fire engineering Structural Engineering, Physics, or related areas. A masters in Fire Engineering would be well regarded, but not required. Depending upon your experience level, you will also be working towards or have obtained Chartership with the Institute of Engineers (Australia) – IE Aust, or chartership with equivalent associations in other countries.

As a part of a highly collaborative team, you’ll have a passion for maintaining high standards, good communication and interpersonal skills including formal and informal presentations, written communications and reports.

About the roles:

You will have the opportunity to provide consulting on fire safety advice to a wide range of high profile and high impact clients across the built environment. Think fire safety, simulation, egress design, risk assessment, and performance-based design, (not wet fire systems / fire protection).

As a part of a multi-disciplinary firm, you will still have the opportunity to learn from a network of highly specialized fire engineers locally and globally, but also to gain a broader understanding of how other design elements can come together to create more complete and integrated solutions.

You will provide detailed technical and user-focused input cross a broad range of projects within the fire engineering business and related areas and may have the opportunity to get involved in some amazing community-related projects globally.

Duties and responsibilities will vary depending upon your level of experience, with more senior/leadership roles either taking on a more in-depth technical, people development, and or business development aspect.

The people at Arup are driven to find a better way and to deliver better solutions for our clients.

We welcome applications from a diverse group of people, including those who are seeking flexible working, have accessibility needs, want to bring their whole selves to work, and can enrich our workforce with cultural diversity.

We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including a global profit share scheme, excellent staff benefits, and long-term career development opportunities.

If you are interested in helping us shape a better world, please click “Apply Now” to submit your online application.

Salary ranges from $95,000 - $119,999 TRP dependant on experience.

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID) we are continuously and frequently reviewing our recruitment and onboarding processes. The health and safety of our candidates, employees, and community is our top priority. We will be conducting any interviews via video conference and other digital collaboration tools during this time. As a firm, we will continuously adapt our approach in line with any government guidelines and regulations as this situation develops.

We ask that agency recruiters refrain from approaching our staff with unsolicited resumes.