Job Description for Senior Fire Safety Product Engineer

 
 
Job title: Senior Fire Safety Engineer - Product
Location: Can be based at IFC offices either in Buckinghamshire, Central London, Cardiff or Bristol
Reports to: Associate Director - Product
Salary: Competitive + benefits
 
 

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Job Specification:
 
To provide comprehensive engineering support to the Product Engineering, Evaluation & Approvals Team as a consultant engineer.
 
The post holder is expected to be flexible in supporting the varied engineering functions of the Product Team, the Fire Safety Engineering and other IFC teams working as part of the wider engineering team.
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
01. Researching, drafting and preparing documentation and reports for the design, testing and approvals of product, e.g. engineering assessments, Field of Application Reports
 
02. Correspondence, liaison, reporting, etc. with other staff and Clients, as required
 
03. Dealing with enquiries internal and external by telephone, email or personally in an efficient and professional manner as a point of contact for the Product Evaluation Team
 
04. Attend Client meetings, site surveys, committees and fire resistance testing, with appropriate use of PPE, as required
 
05. Managing product design and development programmes, including fire resistance testing in various laboratories in the UK and abroad
 
06. In conjunction with others help to develop and maintain more effective and efficient electronic filing and project management systems and reporting for Product Engineering Seniors, Managers and others
 
07. Provide cover during the absence of other Product Evaluation team members, as required (i.e. testing, leave, illness etc.)
 
08. Engineering administrative support for team meetings, which may include producing/circulating agendas; typing notes of meetings, this may require attendance at the meetings to take notes and identify actions and follow ups by other staff
 
09. Producing/amending technical CPD type seminars and PowerPoint presentations disseminating findings and team briefings, as required
 
10. Flexibility to support the Product Team and others in reacting to immediate and urgent operational issues
 
11. Maintain accurate time recording on a timely basis including comprehensive records of CPD and training activities (both internal & external, formal and informal including such as shadowing and on-the-job training)
 
12. Willingness to work in a team environment to cross cover for other Engineering work within IFC
 
13. Other activities as required by Senior Management within the ethos of the company
 
 
Qualifications/Skills:
 
BSc (Hons) degree
Experience of fire resistance testing
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
 
 
To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter using the link below.
We look forward to hearing from you!
 

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