Fire Protection Engineering Jobs

Established in 2010, TERPconsulting is a mid-sized fire protection engineering and code consulting firm with offices in Boston, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and Phoenix. TERPconsulting allows you to work at a medium-sized firm that has large-firm project experience with a small-firm feel. Our primary focus is fire/life safety code consulting, fire protection engineering, construction management, and fire protection system inspection and testing.

Come to work at a growing company that fosters a team spirit and offers an opportunity to work with accomplished engineers and business leaders. Work on high-profile domestic and international projects.  TERPconsulting is always looking for the best and brightest full-time fire protection engineers, fire protection consultants, fire protection designers, code consultants and more. See our current openings below, and feel free to reach out with additional positions. To be considered for one of these positions, please submit a cover letter and resume to atrobough@terpconsulting.com or click the button below to fill out an online application.

FIRE ALARM SYSTEM DESIGNER

We’re in need of a full-time fire alarm designer with a minimum two years’ experience. The ideal candidate will be responsible for layout and design of various building types and industries.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Minimum two years’ experience with AutoCAD or Revit
• NICET Fire Alarm Systems Layout Level II is preferred
• Experience in fire protection or related engineering field
• An interest in working with a small team focused on results
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and productivity applications
• Flexible schedule and work location.

CODE CONSULTANT

We’re looking for a full-time code consultant with a minimum two years’ experience in fire protection engineering and code consulting. The ideal candidate will be responsible for field inspections, writing technical reports and cultivating new and existing client relationships. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to work independently, and willingness to learn.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
• B.S. or M.S. in Fire Protection Engineering
• Minimum two years’ relevant experience in fire protection
engineering and code consulting.
• Ability to understand and communicate technical issues as they pertain to building and fire codes and standards.
• Professional engineering license or desire to obtain license.
• An interest in working with a small team focused on results.
• AutoCAD and/or Revit experience a plus.
• Fire modeling experience a plus.
• Special inspection and other field experience a plus.
THE LOCATION
This position offers a flexible work schedule and will be based in the Boston area.

SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNER

We’re in need of a full-time sprinkler designer with a minimum two years’ experience. The ideal candidate will be responsible for layout and design of various building types and industries.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Two years or more experience with AutoSPRINK
• NICET Water-based Systems Layout Level II preferred
• Experience in fire protection or related engineering field
• An interest in working with a small team focused on results
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and productivity applications
• Flexible schedule and work location.

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Work Life Balance

Here at TERPConsulting, we believe in providing an environment where our fire protection engineers and designers can create the life they want to live while contributing to the fire and life safety of the community around them.

Opportunities for Growth

Regardless of your years of experience or degree, we have various positions and internships to allow for all levels of work and growth within the company.

Competitive Salary

We provide a competitive industry salary and benefits package.  We believe in a work hard, play hard business philosophy.

Design and Review

Our fire protection engineering positions include design, review, and other interactions with architects, AHJs and high level officials.

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Our team has years of work experience, degrees in fire, mechanical and electrical engineering, pulling from some of the best universities in the country. We have fire protection engineering graduates from Oklahoma State UniversityWorcester Polytechnic Institute, and of course the University of Maryland (the Terps!). Our team has been published multiple times in the Society of Fire Protection SFPE magazine and other publications.

Our fire safety engineering positions include jobs in fire and life safety design review, code consultants and fire alarm system designers. The salary for a fire protection engineer and other positions will depend on work experience, years on the job, and degree levels. We are always looking for PEs, or Professional Engineers for a number of positions in our various locations.  We have job openings in Las Vegas, Nevada, Denver, Colorado, Boston, Massachusetts and more. Whatever your professional goals, we have a place for you here at TERP!