Fire Engineer (Sydney Australia)

At WSP we develop creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a future where society can thrive. Equipped with an intimate understanding of local intricacies, world-class talent and proactive leadership, we plan, design, manage and engineer long lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex problems. With 36,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.
We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international acumen. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals.
Here at WSP we design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services
As an experienced Fire Engineer you will manage your own fire engineering projects and design and develop fire engineering strategies. For the right candidate this opportunity will offer you, full responsibility of your ongoing career growth with the potential to drive your own outcomes. You will have the opportunity to take a leading role in multi-disciplinary projects across buildings transport and infrastructure whilst manage your own clients and become a member of one of the largest and most successful Fire Engineering teams in APAC.
Your responsibilities will include:
• Identification of business development opportunities.
• The development of your own marketing strategies and clients
• Developing and assessing complex Fire Designs and Strategies
• Negotiation with approval authorities
• Preparation of fee proposals and capability statements
• Involvement with national peer reviews
• Identification of project risks and development of mitigation strategies  
You will need;
• strong communication skills to lead meetings with clients and discuss new or upcoming projects
• Strong experience with fire engineering principles.
• To be a problem solver who can deliver commitments on time and to a high quality
• To be commercially aware showing a sound understanding of risk, with the ability to escalate issues as they arise.
• Be able to demonstrate innovation by keeping abreast of current technology and legislation.
You will;
• join a strong and committed team of professionals
• be exposed to large complex projects
• participate in fortnightly internal training sessions
• become a member of the wider WSP Property specialists team
• be exposed to current trends through shared interface with our UK, US and UAE Offices.

We are a collaborative team of experts that thrives on challenge and unconventional thinking. Channeling our curiosity into creating progressive solutions to complex issues is both our mission and our passion.

Join us in doing purposeful, sustainable work that helps shape our communities and the future!

We are the best professional services firm, positioned to be partners for tomorrow's challenges.

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WSP supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply