Senior Fire Engineer
Newcastle Upon Tyne
2d ago

Job Description

Capita Property and Infrastructure Ltd is part of Capita PLC and is one of the UK's largest and most diverse multidisciplinary consultancies in the design, management and infrastructure sectors.

We’re also a market leader in strategic public / private partnerships with local authorities.

Capita PLC has over 63,000 staff offering a vast range of professional and technical expertise across an unrivalled number of services.

The enormous breadth and depth of our experience ensures that we are able to add value to any project, regardless of its size, complexity or sector.

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Fire Engineer in our Blackburn and North Tyneside offices. The successful candidates will join long established multi-disciplinary teams.

The workload will be varied and will cover a multitude of sectors, with particular focus on the health sector.

What you will be doing :

Work as part of a multi-disciplinary Capita team

Carry out site surveys, and report on fire related defects

Review and report on fire strategies

Carry out design and specification work for fire remediation work and assist with preparing tender information

Liaise with clients, contractors & other consultants (internal and external)

There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do just that.

Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you and our clients. The company invests heavily in its people, recognising that its staff members are its most valuable asset.

Individual training plans and accelerated schemes foster an environment of continual personal development.

What we’re looking for :

Member of the Institute of Fire Engineers

Strong working knowledge of Building Regulations and HTM’s specifically HTM 0502

Good awareness of Fire Safety within a Healthcare environment

Development of fire risk management strategies

Experience of working within Healthcare or a similar complex organisation

Ability to establish a good working relationship with clients and colleagues including enforcing authorities

Represent Capita in meetings with the client and other external stakeholders

Self-motivated and able to work with minimum supervision

Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines

Good written verbal communication skills and experience of report writing for different levels within an organisation.

Ability to communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience

Commitment to CPD within the role

Full UK Driving Licence

Ability to demonstrate flexible approach to work and willingness to travel / stay away from home for short periods as may be required.

IT literate

About Local Government Services

At Government Services, we’re transforming the way governments and local councils serve the public. We’re using technology, innovation and domain knowledge to improve services and deliver savings.

Our teams are answering 30,000 emergency service calls every day and our Ultra Low Emissions Zone is helping Londoners breath cleaner air.

Join us and discover better as you keep the country running smoothly.

What’s in it for you?

A competitive basic Salary

23 days’ holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave

The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice

Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks’ fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks and plenty more

Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology

Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

You’ll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in Capita. You’ll be joining a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors.

There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do just that.

Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.

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