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Fire Safety Consultant

Fire Safety Consultant - Building Surveying/Health and Safety background to join a business in Sheffield.

Your new company
Hays are currently recruiting for a Fire Safety Consultant, potentially from either a Building Surveying or Health and Safety background to join a client focused team within Sheffield.
This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen a successful team and an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to take responsibility for providing fire consultancy services from within the Building Surveying team.

Your new role
Key Responsibilities:

  • To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedures
  • Comply with established procurement/commercial/contractual strategies
  • Take personal responsibility for complying with Environmental, Health, safety, Security and Quality Standards.
  • To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances

Professional Skills:

  • To undertake fire risk assessments across a variety of property types ranging from residential, healthcare, custodial, education and commercial
  • To undertake fire integrity / compartmentation surveys to identify breaches, proposed remedial repairs through to preparation of specification and design
  • To provide quality & technical monitoring on construction projects
  • To provide fire safety advisor role to assist our clients with their property portfolio
  • Ideally have good understanding of Approved Document B, Health Technical Memorandum 05-02, Building Bulletins, relevant British Standards
  • To review contractors proposals on construction projects and provide comment on suitability for the intended purpose
  • Project Management (not essential)
  • Design & Specification writing

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will demonstrate a positive approach, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results. You will be passionate about fire safety and will strive to provide the upmost quality on every commission.

  • Degree qualified in Building Surveying or similar technical discipline.
  • Experience of undertaking Fire Risk Assessments
  • Strong knowledge of UK fire safety legislation
  • Accredited fire risk assessment qualification or equivalent would be advantageous
  • Strong technical delivery experience
  • Ideally MIFireE or has a membership of a relevant professional body
  • Ability to successfully lead on and manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner
  • Strong track record in management of projects from inception to completion
  • Client facing, ensuring high standards of technical delivery
  • Able to build long-term relationships
  • A track record of working with teams and prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines
  • A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious

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 on your career. Hays are currently recruiting for a Fire Safety Consultant, potentially from either a Building Surveying or Health and Safety to join a client focused team within the Sheffield office.

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Fire Safety Consultant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
no work experience required
£50,000 - £74,999

Published on 13 May 2020

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