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Associate Fire Protection Engineer

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Jensen Hughes


1mo ago

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San Diego

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  • The ideal candidate for the Associate Fire Protection Engineer position must have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering (preferably Fire Protection) with 0-3 years' experience. They should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and have a passion for advancing the science of safety and exceeding client expectations.
  • The Associate Fire Protection Engineer will provide professional-level fire protection engineering services, including life safety code consulting, design work, and inspections. They will develop plans, conduct analyses, communicate with project team members and clients, and solve design problems.

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Engineeringā€¢San Diego


  • Jensen Hughes has an early career opportunity for an Associate Fire Protection Engineer in our San Diego office location. This position is open to recent grads or experienced early career Engineers with strong interest or experience in fire protection engineering.


  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) or higher in Engineering (preferably Fire Protection) and 0-3 years' experience.
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills to write reports, business correspondence, presentations and procedure manuals, and to respond to questions from groups of managers, clients and the general public.
  • Passion advancing the science of safety and in exceeding our client expectations.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • Perform professional-level fire protection engineering services such as life safety code consulting, sprinkler design, fire alarm design, performance-based fire engineering design, under the direction of a P.E. or an experienced consultant.
  • Develops plans, specifications, and inspection reports as needed on assigned tasks to see that these items are complete, accurate and in accordance with good professional service practice standards.
  • Assist in the resolution of design problems that may include performing field investigations or inspections, detailed design work, and detailed checking of design computations done by others, or general coordination of specific design aspects into a project.
  • Identify applicable codes and standards to reference in evaluating how to respond to inquiries.
  • Conduct and document assigned work such as basic building code analyses, egress analyses, fire detection and alarm systems reviews, smoke control systems reviews, and basic sprinkler and water supply systems reviews, including hydraulic calculations.
  • Apply engineering calculations such as size required, means of egress, maximum allowable building area, sprinkler system water supplies and smoke control equipment.
  • Submit progress reports to Project Managers and Project Leaders.
  • Effectively communicate with project team members, clients and others.
  • Responsible self-starter with problem solving and reasoning skills.


Work type

Full time

Work mode



San Diego