Fire Protection Engineer (0-2 years)

Employer
Coffman Engineers
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
CoffmanEngineersa€ (TM) is growing and we are seeking a highly motivated entry-level Fire Protection Engineer to join ourteam of professionals in Washington DC Metro Area! Our office is willing totrain the right individual in this growing discipline.You wouldsupport our Fire Protection Department in providing our clients with: automaticsuppression system design; fire detection, alarm and mass notification systemdesign; code analysis; egress analysis; fire resistant construction analysis;smoke control analysis; as well as general fire protection and life safetyconcepts and research.Requirements Include:Bachelora€ (TM) sdegree (BS) in engineering from accredited college or universityFire Protection specific degreenot requiredMust havepassed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam. Individuals who are in theprocess of taking the exam within the next six months may be considered.Experiencewith the current version of AutoCAD and Revit (preferred)Exceptionalwritten and verbal communication skillsDuties and Skills:Managingday-to-day contacts with internal and external clients while utilizingexperience and technology to meet expectationsPerforming researchand documenting for internal and external distributionAnalysis ofexisting fire protection systems; design new fire protection systems includingsuppression systems, fire detection, fire alarm and mass notification systemsBuilding andfire code analysis and interpretationProjectmanagement skills for managing internal projects as well as external client needsWhy You Want ToWork HereYou could choose to work anywhere, so why work at Coffman Engineers? Because weare different a€" our culture sets us apart. Simply stated, we are a group ofcreative, high-performing people who like working together and believe thatwhat we do makes a difference. Employees say that it feels like working with agroup of friends in a small office while enjoying the benefits and perks ofworking for a large firm. Our culture isna€ (TM) t the only thing that makes usdifferent, but it drives everything we do.Coffmanoffers comprehensive benefits, including a flexible PTO program and a funenvironment with family-friendly policies. We support and encourage individually tailored professional andtechnical advancement as well as personal growth.Dona€ (TM) t take our word for it. Check out what others aresaying:-Engineers-Reviews-E409809.htmCoffman At A Glance37 years inbusiness380employees in 9 offices located in 6 states and 1 territoryMulti-disciplineengineering services plus fire protection, corrosion control, commissioning andproject/construction managementEngineeringNews Record Top 500 Engineering Firms - #250 in 2015ConsultingSpecifying Engineer MEP Giants - #58 in 2013PSMJ andClient Feedback Tool a€" 2015 Premier Award for Client Satisfaction HonorableMentionPacificBusiness News - Healthiest Employers 2012-2016HawaiiBusiness Magazine a€" 2016 Best Places to WorkApplyingYou must apply online for this position. If you areunable to complete our online application process, or if you need assistance todo so, let us know so we can provide a reasonable accommodation.As part of the application process, you will be asked to createa user profile that allows you to manage the application process, answer a fewquestions, attach your resume and other documents, and then submit. Pleasecombine all files into one document to upload. We look forward to learning moreabout you! If you are accessing this from outside our website, go to and open the appropriate position posting.If you areexperiencing problems applying through our system, please try again using adifferent browser or an updated version of your current browser. If thatdoesn't work, please contact us directly.This position is direct with CoffmanEngineers; we are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer ofMinorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled individuals.Coffman Engineers will consider qualifiedapplicants with a criminal history.Follow Us!www.coffman.comTwitter:@CoffmanEngineerInstagram: @CoffmanEngineersLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/coffman-engineers.