Fire Code Consultant
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Henderson Engineers

501-1,000 employees

Henderson Engineers is a national building systems design firm
Lenexa, KS, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Working directly with clients to solve problems and create safe and code-compliant buildings
  • Developing code approach reports and life safety plans for assigned projects
  • Developing alternate means and methods design approaches where prescriptive code compliance cannot be met
  • Managing fire and smoke modeling for smoke control systems and other performance-based analyses
  • Providing coordination of project designs with other disciplines
  • Maintaining positive client relationships
  • Traveling for detailed site investigations and client meetings
  • Sharing technical information with teammates
  • Learning and expanding technical and soft skill sets
  • Responding to code comments and resolving permit issues with code officials
  • Developing proposals for prospective projects
  • Evolving technical details, specifications, and application guidelines
  • Resolving construction conflicts and answering questions from contractors
  • Surveying and observing fire protection and code-related installations on-site and via video
  • Completing project "punch-list" and assisting in resolving owner and contractor conflicts
  • Assisting other-discipline teammates to successfully integrate multiple disciplines into assigned projects
  • Have a Bachelor of Science Degree in relevant Engineering, Architecture, or Construction. A technical degree or certification and strong relevant experience may commensurate for Bachelor's degree (preferred)
  • Being registered as a professional engineer (P.E.) having passed the fire protection engineering written examination administered by the (NCEES) is preferred
  • Have a minimum 5 years of Fire Code Consultancy experience
  • Possess relevant professional experience in, and a passion for healthcare and hospital projects
  • Experience with joint commission review and surveys (preferred)
  • Have experience with AutoCAD and Revit applications
  • Possess experience with fire modeling software, such as Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS), Pathfinder, and/or CONTAM
  • Are proficient with Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel
  • Possess successful verbal and written communication skills
  • Have comprehensive knowledge of building and fire codes, including IBC, IFC, NFPA 101, and NFPA 99
  • Have the ability to meet fast-paced deadlines while maintaining quality design
  • Moderate travel to job sites as needed
  • But, we're also about more than just engineering and buildings. We're about you. You, and the hundreds of passionate employees who made us who we are today
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