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Employer: Interwest Consulting Group

Position: ICC Certified Fire Plans Examiner or Fire Protection Engineer

Location: Various throughout California

Interwest Consulting Group was founded in 2002 and has become a leader in providing municipal services to cities and counties throughout the Western United States. We currently have over 400 employees specializing in building safety, municipal engineering, information technology, geographic information systems and city planning. We are seeking an ICC certified Fire Plans Examiner or Fire Protection Engineer with in-depth knowledge of California Fire Code/International Fire Code, Fire Sprinkler, Fire Alarm Standards and the California Building Code/International Building Code. We are seeking individuals with a minimum five years of experience. This is an exceptional opportunity to become a key member of our highly qualified, collaborative, and motivated fire protection team. Please state your preferred location when submitting your resume.


 - Current ICC Certification as a Fire Plans Examiner
 - BS in Fire Protection Engineering or Fire Protection Engineering Technology (Licensed as a Professional Engineer in Fire Protection preferred)
 - BS in Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering with direct experience in the Fire Protection Industry (Licensed as a Professional Engineer preferred

    To apply: Email     

    Interwest Consulting.pdf


    Employer: Jacobs

    Position: Fire Protection Team Lead

    Location: Irvine, CA

    Jacobs is seeking qualified individuals for an immediate opportunity to join their team of dedicated Fire Protection Professionals. Reporting to a Regional Group Leader, this role, as part of our Fire Protection Design Services, provides fire protection engineering consulting services to include fire sprinkler, fire suppression, fire detection and alarm, and mass notification systems design for new and existing facilities including aircraft hangars, high-rise office buildings, dormitories, federal facilities, hospitals, laboratories, museums, and warehouses; as well as consulting for life safety, building, and fire code compliance. Work with an in-house staff of architects and engineers to coordinate fire protection systems in an integrated BIM working environment while considering client concerns for project costs and construction schedules. Planning and design details including engineering concepts, distribution plans, riser diagrams, detail drawings, schedules, specifications, design analysis, and engineering reports. Occasional on-site project observations and reviews; duties required to fulfill contractual obligations for construction phase services; overseeing other personnel assigned to this responsibility.


     Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering, or Fire Protection Engineering Technology

    - Minimum 7 years of technical experience in a technical fire protection design or consulting role involving fire protection systems is required, or minimum 5 years with BS FPE

    - Experience in fire sprinkler, suppression, and fire alarm system layout utilizing hydraulic calculation programs, and knowledge of NFPA Codes, and International Building and Fire Codes 

    - Demonstrated experience in ability to lead projects and manage resources

    - PE in any US State is required, having passed the fire protection engineering written examination

    - Proof of US Citizenship is required.

    To apply:

    (C) Southern California Chapter of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers

    Please contact a board member with any ideas or suggestions you have for the chapter. We would love to hear from you.

    We hope to see you at our next event!

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