Candidate will be responsible for reviewing Fire Protection including Fire Alarm, Plumbing design documents for public transportation facilities for compliance with applicable construction codes and technical standards.
Fire Protection Alarm Engineer Responsibilities:
Analyze and review drawings, specifications, reports, and studies for compliance with codes and standards
Coordinate the review comments from other technical disciplines and prepare memoranda for transmitting comments
Attend meetings with contractors, design consultants to discuss the review comments and resolve issues
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Fire Protection Engineering is required
At least 10 years of experience with fire protection/fire alarm and plumbing system design engineering
Professional Engineer Registration in NY is preferred
NICET II Certification for Fire Alarm Systems is preferred
NICET II Certification for Fire Protection Inspection and Testing of Water Based Systems is preferred
Demonstrated working knowledge of Building Codes and their reference standards in New York City, and New York State
Proper understanding of engineering disciplines related to building design and construction of transportation and related facilities, including mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems
Proficiency in the use of standard Microsoft Office products, Word, Excel and Outlook;
Demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written
Demonstrated ability to work independently in a decision-making capacity.
Urban Engineers has a proud and significant history of turning challenges into reality. Urban has emerged as an engineering, construction management, and scientific leader since its inception in 1960 in the City of Philadelphia. The vision of our founders, shared and enhanced by a new generation of ownership, carries us to great accomplishments and allows us to achieve, and often exceed, the goals of our assignments and the expectations of our clients. Urban Engineers is a growing organization, committed to being the first choice of its clients. By providing innovation, technical excellence, and on-time performance, we create value for a proud Urban Engineers' family.
Urban Engineers, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.