Skip to main content

Fire Engineer

Employer
Hays
Location
Greater Manchester, England, Manchester
Salary
£50000.0 - £65000.0 per annum + £50,000 - £65,000
Closing date
7 Jul 2024
Reference
4558378

View more

Specialist area
Design
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

Your new company
Your new company is a household name whose current estate includes:

  • 2,200 shops
  • 2,000 residential & non-commercial buildings
  • 1,000 funeral parlours
  • 13 distribution centres
  • 6 support centres
    The wider property team consists of 320 people working across Building Services, Surveying, Design and Maintance. The office is located in the heart of Manchester and boasts being one of the city's most iconic buildings. This company has an excellent record of retention and an annal turnover of £11.5 billion.



Your new role
For your new role, the candidate would ideally have a degree in Fire Engineering or equivalent or be open to getting a part-time degree while working with your new company.
On top of engineering, they will also be client-facing dealing with contractors, consultancies and other people in their large supply chain.
The candidate would be moving into their existing team which consists of 6 members who work two days in the office and one day from site.
- Lead and innovate in the Fire category across property supporting all business units' investment priorities - Manage professional supply chain and contractors with access to professional services
- Manage and design model properties and look for continual improvement opportunities
- Keep up to date with any lawful or building regulation changes to make sure our design standards and ways of working are updated accordingly
- Be responsible for the management of operational procedures with regular routine management peer review, including passive and active means of fire protection
- Look for continual improvements and provide technical advice in our supplier relationship management framework.
- Lead a varied supply chain of consultants, contractors, and specialists in the Fire category
- Be future focussed and proactive to make a category that leads to best practise, is commercially optimised, and has a successful supply chain


What you'll need to succeed
- A degree in either engineering or building surveying - Experience in technical specification writing
- Experience as a technical specialist when looking at requirements for contractors and supply chain
- A strong design background with a good track record in refurbishment and maintenance activities in the retail, commercial and industrial sectors
- Excellent influencing and communication skills with the ability to articulate technical language in a clear and simple way for all audiences to understand

What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive a highly competitive salary, hybrid work, the opportunity to work with a large but caring organisation and have a career for life if you want it.


What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

Company

At Hays, we know that finding the right role at the right time takes careful consideration. As lifelong career partners we’re with our candidates each step of the way.

Whether you’re seeking a job for right now, a career change, or to move up the career ladder, we have the expertise, the up-to-date knowledge, connections and training to help you get where you want to go.

Providing an unmatched wealth of jobs across industries and professions, using our insights and market leading salary checker, employer relationships, pathways and support, we bring roles that challenge and excite you.

And it doesn’t end there. Our expert consultants are here to help get you more than your next job – offering training and upskilling via our free-to-use My Learning platform.

Apply for Fire Engineer

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:
Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on CIBSE Journal Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs