Full-Time

Fire Protection Engineer

Posted on 4/18/2024

ERG

ERG

201-500 employees

Provides environmental and sustainability services

Consulting

Senior

Indian Head, MD, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience and a degree in fire protection engineering, or at least 5 years of relevant experience and a degree in another engineering discipline
  • Professional Engineering license (PE) in Fire Protection Engineering
  • Demonstrated experience with NFPA 1, NFPA 101, NFPA 13, NFPA 15, NFPA 30, and NFPA 72
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate/communicate effectively with internal/external stakeholders
  • Experience designing fire alarm systems and sprinkler systems and developing FPS drawings and specifications
  • Experience with DoD fire protection requirements, such as NAVSEA OP-5 and UFC 3-600-01 preferred
  • Experience with ultra-violet/infrared (UV/IR) detection technologies and ultra-high-speed FPS preferred
  • Must currently hold or be able to obtain a Department of Defense Secret-level security clearance; Must be a U.S. citizen as this position is not eligible for Limited Access Authorizations
Responsibilities
  • Design FPS supporting construction, renovation, and modernization efforts in accordance with federal and local requirements and industry codes, standards, and guidelines
  • Review, evaluate, and critique FPS designs working closely with architect and engineering (A/E) firms
  • Analyze existing or planned facilities to identify FPS requirements associated with current or planned use
  • Conduct site visits to document existing conditions of FPS, develop new requirements based on planned use, and create preliminary scopes and cost estimates for projects to improve the FPS
  • Perform fire protection design reviews for facility improvement projects provided by third-party design firms
  • Develop or review test plans for new or modified FPS
  • Assist with planning/scheduling testing
  • Prepare technical memoranda/reports to document compliance with the design scope
  • Identify and work to proactively resolve any compliance issues

ERG is a frontrunner in providing comprehensive environmental and sustainability services that span air quality management, clean transportation solutions, and innovative climate resilience measures. This company sets an industry standard through its application of technology and methodologies aimed at tackling critical environmental challenges. Employees at ERG find a work environment dedicated to making a tangible difference in ecological well-being and sustainability, supported by a collaborative and expert-driven culture.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Lexington, Massachusetts

Founded

1984

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

10%