Senior Fire Protection Engineer, Melbourne

Location: Melbourne
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $$140,000
Contact name: Gareth McCafferty

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Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Fire Protection Engineer, Melbourne

This position will be a great support to the continued growth of our client's business. 
Our client is a specialist building services consultancy with offices along the eastern seaboard. With over 10 years in the industry, they have built a team of over 150 talented engineers and key industry relationships that have led to repeat business and been engaged as the consultant of choice on a range of iconic projects.

They are in the unique position of having the capability to compete at the big end of town whilst remaining smaller enough to keep a boutique and consultative approach.

Day to Day:

  • Leading the design of complex wet and dry fire protection (building services)  
  • Managing small to large-scale projects from the development of scope to handover
  • Mentoring and guiding junior and intermediate engineers across mechanical engineering and coordinating another service
  • Providing QA to the design team
  • Attending client meetings and building relationships with project stakeholders

What we need:

  • Experience in a similar position, within the building services environment (either with a consultancy or contractor 
  • Good understanding of design concepts, the BCA, and Australian standards
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency in working with AutoCAD and Revit preferred but not essential
  • Bachelor’s degree, TAFE diploma, or contracting background
  • FPAS or working towards
  • CPEng and/or NER or working towards

What you’ll get in return:

  • Very competitive salary + other cultural benefits
  • Development opportunity into associate role
  • Hybrid, remote and office based working options
  • Modern, new offices in the heart of the CBD

For a confidential discussion please call Gareth on 04 0362 5836 or email a CV to