Senior Fire Investigation Engineer

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £50k per year + bonus + car + pension

  • Contact:

    Simon Roberts

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446113

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Senior Fire Investigation Engineer

Salary up to £50,000 (DoE) + bonus + car + pension

Location: Newcastle

A Senior Fire Investigation Engineer is required for a progressive firm of Consulting Forensic Engineers offering a worldwide service in all technical aspects of legal, insurance and commercial investigations.

With a long history they are market leaders in forensic engineering investigation. As part of an ongoing plan of diversification, expansion and succession, the business is now looking to recruit an experienced Senior Fire Investigation Engineer to cater for an increasing workload in this specialist area.

As Senior Fire Investigation Engineer you will be given extensive and thorough training (legal and expert witness) with support that will enable you to investigate serious incidents that require forensic analysis. This information will be used to provide expert witness reports concerning a wide range of fire related incidents, accidents and disputes. To be considered for this interesting role you will ideally be degree qualified in a relevant scientific (chemistry, physics) or engineering discipline and have or be working towards full chartered membership of an appropriate professional body (IFireE, IMechE, IET, IOSH, IOP, IChemE). Practical, hands on experience post qualification in fire investigation across a wide range of product, commercial and industrial sectors will be required.

As a qualified Senior Fire Investigation Engineer you will work on a national basis, flexibility to travel and work unpredictable hours will be required. A work history that demonstrates continued professional development that confirms your professional status will be required. It is essential that you can analyse and communicate technical information clearly both verbally and written. As such you will have strong report writing and presentation skills.

Based on success and your ability to grow this sector, promotion to Partner a realistic opportunity.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Executive Search, a leading technical and industrial consultancy. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Executive Search are those of an Employment Agency.

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