Bilingual Fire Protection Engineer
Why join us?
Designing for the future is about more than predicting what it looks like. It’s about having the know-how and the expertise to turn predictions into projects that deliver results and meet ever-changing needs. That’s what we do every day: for our clients, for their customers and for the sustainable future of our business and the world we operate in.
Here at SNC-Lavalin’s Ottawa office, we believe in developing our employees to their utmost potential. We promote teamwork and collaboration, which is why our culture speaks for itself; our people are motivated to give their best and have a sense of personal fulfillment. Each member of our team is integral in ensuring a positive workplace backed by a company committed to the safety of its employees.
Our once small office has seen continuous growth since its opening in 2016, going from 3 to over 100 employees! To keep the positive trend going, we are seeking to add another superstar to our team…
The Engineering, Design and Project Management division is currently looking for a Bilingual Fire Protection Engineer for its National Capital Region office. We are looking for innovative, forward-thinking people who enjoy challenge and actively seek to develop and improve work processes.
How will you contribute to the team?
- Develop preliminary design and engineering specifications for fire alarm, security and fire protection systems
- Produce building evacuation plans and conduct egress analysis and modeling
- Prepare detailed design calculations and layouts
- Investigate and report on building and fire code compliance of new and existing facilities
- Evaluate buildings and designs for fire resistance and enclosure integrity
- Coordinate with other disciplines in planning and executing project tasks
- Developing material takeoffs and cost estimates
- Ensuring all completed work conforms to contract requirements
- Conducting site visits and inspections
What will you contribute?
- Post-Secondary degree in Fire Protection Engineering
- Ability to support multi-disciplinary projects
- Good understanding of fire protection engineering related fields is required
- Collaborative approach and good communication skills
- Good organizational skills
- Valid driving permit is an asset
- Bilingualism French and English (written and spoken) an asset
What we offer at SNC-Lavalin:
- Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
- Competitive salary
- Motivational financial package & flexible benefits
- Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes
- Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.);
- Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP)
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- 3 weeks of vacation time
- Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities
You wish to leverage your experience and contribute to this position? Apply now!
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Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. http://www.snclavalin.com