Graduate Fire Engineer

  • Job Reference: 697
  • Date Posted: 26 May 2021
  • Recruiter: LiveWest Homes Ltd
  • Location: Exeter, Devon; Camborne, Cornwall; Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Salary: £23,800 to £26,400
  • Sector: Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We want our customers to feel safe and be safe at home. As the leading provider of social housing in the South West, we are well placed to be at the forefront of the requirements of the Building Safety Bill.

Joining our Building Safety team, your career progression will be supported by a structured development programme with industry expert mentors.

You will have a unique opportunity to work across our development pipeline and our existing portfolio of 38,000 homes. You will be involved in conceptual design development, specification drafting, scrutiny of work on site up to completion and monitoring effectiveness in occupation.

We have 1 position available, but you can be based in any of our main offices. This is a full time opportunity, working 37 hours per week in the beautiful South West of England. The contract will be for 2 years, up to 31 July 2023.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable groups, and expect all colleagues to share this commitment. Appointment to the post will be subject to a satisfactory basic check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

To be considered for the role of Graduate Fire Engineer, you will have:

> a desire to be part of a sector leading fire safety team,

> studied fire engineering or equivalent BSc/BEng/MSc/Meng,

> hands on experience of identifying fire safety in residential buildings.

> the ability to interpret new requirements to ensure LiveWest are at the forefront of building safety.

In return, we provide a generous entitlement to paid holiday increasing with length of service, a pension scheme, a healthcare cash back plan, and great opportunities and support to develop your career.