Senior Fire Protection Engineer / Designer
Company: Interface Engineering, Inc
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: January 17, 2020
Come work with us!
Interface Engineering, an internationally recognized
leader in high performance design, is seeking to add a
Senior Fire Protection Engineer / Designer to our team.
Who we are:
Interface Engineering is a progressive mechanical and
electrical consultancy known for sensitive resource use,
advanced building science tools, and commissioning
services. We focus on innovative engineering solutions
for high-performance projects, and provide technical
expertise through design, construction, and operations.
Our work demonstrates how creative collaboration can
produce outstanding results for our clients and our
Our Core Values capture the essence of who we are. We
live and breathe them and they inform everything we do.
We are conscientious.
We are empowered.
We are respectful.
We are transformative.
At Interface, you ll find a workplace with a culture of
fun, and superior work/life balance benefits, expansive
personal development opportunities, cutting edge
technology, and great relationships. You ll also have
access to MEP industry leaders who will help you develop
your own thriving career path. Our work takes us around
the globe and we re on a steady growth curve. All
powered by people like you.
Our workplace culture includes a well-defined path of
advancement. Either a technical or management track can
lead to an executive position and each is measured in
specific metrics and attributes. Engineers as well as
business operations staff can rise to become a
principal. It s all based on high performance, like
everything we do here.
We are committed to social equity within our walls and
out in our communities. We strive to be a diverse,
inclusive, and responsible firm. It is our policy
provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all
employees and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, protected veteran status or
any other applicable federal or state-protected
Further, we support local business and seek out small
and minority owned firms to mentor and partner with on
our projects. Staff are free to design programs to get
us out to clean up beaches, serve meals at shelters, or
teach school-aged kids about engineering using paid
To learn more about us and our benefits, please read:
Interface Engineering Benefits Overview
As a Senior Fire Protection Engineer / Designer your
responsibilities will include (but may not be limited
* Fire alarm design
* Fire sprinkler system design and layout
* Smoke control reports
* Evaluation of existing building fire protection and
* Hydraulic, water supply, voltage and battery
* Client interaction
* Multi-discipline coordination
* Product selection and evaluation
* Project specifications development
* Due diligence report generation
* Providing exemplary service to fellow team members
as well as clients
The successful candidate will have:
* 8+ years experience in consulting and design
* Working knowledge of NFPA standards and
CA/International Building Codes
* Specialization in fire alarm systems/fire sprinkler
* Excellent time management and communication
* Previous project management and/or design lead
* Working knowledge of computer aided design programs
(Revit MEP and AutoCAD)
Preferred qualifications for this role will include:
* NICET III or IV certification in fire alarm design
and fire sprinkler design
* Or a BSEE or BSME from an accredited college or
* FPE (or interest in pursuing)
H1-B Sponsorship and/or transfer has not been approved
for this particular job role.
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