Henderson Engineers Fire Protection Engineer/Code Consultant in Lenexa, Kansas
At Henderson Engineers, we're about more than just buildings. We're about the people, experiences and potential found inside. We're known for our technical excellence, but we bring so much more to the table. We love the process that brings buildings to life. And we're changing the industry by integrating the building design and construction process.
We view each of our employees as an essential part of our mission to lead the field.
It's What We Do
We provide total building system design services across multiple high-growth markets for industry leaders. You'll get to use your talent to work on some of the country's biggest names in higher education, sports & venue, healthcare, grocery, restaurant and retail.
It's How We're Different
But, we're also about more than just engineering. We're about you. You, and the hundreds of passionate employees who made us who we are today.
Together, we dream up inventions that solve industry-wide problems, design spaces that become landmarks, win medals in fitness challenges, and toast to the good life at our legendary golf tournaments.
So what will you be doing all day?
You would join us in one of our national offices, or working from home, as a Fire Protection Engineer/Code Consultant working on things like?
Working directly with clients to bring their dreams to life
Developing proposals for prospective projects
Technical design and quality control on assigned projects
Assisting in the production of construction documents (drawings and specifications) for new buildings, renovations, and additions to existing facilities
Managing project design teams to maintain design schedule, project budgets, and client expectations
Providing coordination of project designs with other disciplines
Maintaining positive client relationships
Traveling for detailed site investigations and client meetings
Designing automatic sprinkler systems and fire alarm systems
Performing calculations and designing special suppression systems
Sharing technical information with teammates
Learning and expanding technical and soft skill sets
Evaluating and recommending fire protection products, systems, and equipment
Coordinating fire protection design criteria and project requirements with code officials
Checking shop drawings for conformance to plans and specifications
Responding to code comments and resolving permit issues with code officials
Evolving technical details, specifications, and application guidelines
Resolving construction conflicts and answering questions from contractors
Surveying and observing fire protection system installations on-site and via video
Completing project "punch-list" and assisting in resolving owner and contractor conflicts
Assisting other-discipline teammates to successfully integrate multiple disciplines into assigned projects
We'd love for you to apply for this position if you possess?
Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical, Architectural or Fire Protection Engineering from an ABET EAC or TAC Accredited Program. A technical degree or certification and strong relevant experience may commensurate for Bachelor?s degree
Be registered as a professional engineer (P.E.) having passed the fire protection engineering written examination administered by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
Have a minimum 5 years of related Fire Protection experience
Relevant professional experience in, and a passion for, federal, healthcare, sports, and/or mission-critical projects
Proficiency in AutoCAD MEP and Revit MEP applications on similar projects is required. Knowledge of HydraCalc or Autosprink RVT preferred
Possess successful verbal and written communication skills
Have knowledge of building and fire codes, including IFC, NFPA, and UFC
Have the ability to meet fast-paced deadlines while maintaining quality design
Let's Talk Perks
We take care of our people. As a Henderson employee, you'll enjoy some pretty awesome perks. Trust us, your friends will all have work envy.
Flexible Work Hours (Because we all need to balance work and life.)
Casual Dress Code (Be yourself, please.)
Paid Volunteer Time (We literally pay you to volunteer.)
Paid Parental Leave (Because we know both parents deserve to be there for a new baby.)
Health and Wellness Initiatives (Get Fit and Stay Fit.)
Receptive and Forward-Thinking Leadership (Our doors are always open.)
Clear Career Path Options (We want you to excel.)
Industry-leading 401K match and profit sharing (When the company succeeds, we all share in that success.)
Paid Training for Professional Development (We?ll pay for the time you take getting better at what you do.)
Performance Bonuses (When you do well, we reward you for your work.)
Comprehensive and Extensive Insurance (We?ve got you covered.)
Paid Term Life and Disability (We?ve got your family covered, too.)
Financial Wellness & Coaching Program (Financial security makes you a happier team member.)
Henderson Engineers, Inc. and Henderson Building Solutions are EEO ? M/F/V/D employers and participate in the E-Verify program
Applicants for positions with Henderson Engineers/Henderson Building Solutions must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and verification of eligibility will be required at the time of commencement of employment.
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