Company: Jacobs
Skills: Fire Protection
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Ridgecrest, California, United States

Position Summary

Department of Defense project Jacobs is seeking qualified individuals for an immediate opportunity to join their team of dedicated Fire Protection Professionals.

Reporting to a Regional Group Leader, this role, as part of our Fire Protection Design Services, provides fire protection engineering consulting services to include: construction administration related to life safety and fire protection systems; oversight of fire protection commissioning; fire sprinkler, fire suppression, fire detection and alarm, and mass notification systems design for new and existing facilities; as well as consulting for life safety, building, and fire code compliance.

Regular on-site project observations and reviews; duties required to fulfill contractual obligations for construction phase services; overseeing other personnel assigned to this responsibility.

Work with an in-house staff of architects and engineers to coordinate fire protection systems in an integrated BIM working environment while considering client concerns for project costs and construction schedules.

Planning and design details including: engineering concepts, distribution plans, riser diagrams, detail drawings, schedules, specifications, design analysis, and engineering reports.


•Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering, or Fire Protection Engineering Technology.
•Minimum 7 years of technical experience in a technical fire protection design or consulting role involving fire protection systems is required, or minimum 5 years with BS FPE
•Experience in fire suppression and fire alarm system testing, and knowledge of NFPA Codes, and International Building and Fire Codes, and Unified Facilities Criteria
•Experience in construction administration and coordination
•PE in any US State is required, having passed the fire protection engineering written examination
•Experience utilizing Unified Facilities Criteria
•Regular travel is required if not located at project site.

•US Citizenship is strongly preferred.
•Active Security Clearance a plus.