Hatch Fire Protection Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
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Date:Mar 15, 2023
Location: Boston, MA, US
Requisition ID: 86971
Job Category: Infrastructure; Engineering; Project Engineering; Project Management
Location: Boston, MA, United States
Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining (https://www.hatch.com/Projects/Metals-And-Minerals) ,energy (https://www.hatch.com/Projects/Energy) , andinfrastructure (http://bit.ly/HatchProjectsInfrastructure) , our10,000 colleagues (http://bit.ly/3l3V1N3) in150 countries (https://bit.ly/2TTgBIl) tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.
Our expertise in infrastructure includes aviation, highways and bridges, planning and advisory services, ports, rail and transit, tunnels, and water. Want to be part of the creation and construction of our cities? Then the infrastructureteam (http://bit.ly/HatchInfrastructure) is for you!
Are you ready to change the world? Your contribution as part of a leading team will help create unprecedented outcomes for our clients by partnering with them to develop better ideas. Our exceptional, diverse teams combine vast engineering and business knowledge, applying them to the world's toughest challenges. We build practical solutions that are safe, innovative, and sustainable. Our large backlog and track record of winning multidisciplinary bus and rail programs will create many opportunities to utilize your engineering design expertise, apply your technical leadership, innovatively solve problems.
Our industry leading Rail Vehicle and Operations team is adding a Senior Fire Protection Engineer/Consultant to our Vehicle and Operations Practice in our Boston, MA office. However, we are open to this individual reporting to any of Hatch’s USA offices. This role will report to the Resource Director of Vehicle Mechanical Engineering. As an influential member of our engineering team, you will work on the challenges facing our clients as they modernize and maintain critical passenger rail assets.
You bring to the role:
A minimum of 10 years of fire protection engineering or related experience.
Bachelor’s Degree or higher, preferably with a focus on Fire Protection Engineering or equivalent degree.
Excellent analytical, written, and oral communication skills.
Strong organizational skills.
A desire to work with a team, or in a lead role in a client centered environment.
A knack for multi-tasking and handling a variety of work assignments under deadlines.
Must have knowledge of fire protection on electric, hydrogen, diesel, compressed natural gas, and gasoline vehicles and related infrastructure.
Familiarity or Knowledge of UL9540, NFPA 2, 30, 30A, 70, 130 and 230 and other related international standards is desired.
Professional Engineering License is desired, but not required.
Experience as a fire fighter is preferred.
Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) or equivalent certification is desired.
As a successful candidate, you will:
Solve client problems through design efforts
Shape the outcome of solution through design reviews of submittals from vendors,
Contribute to technical working sessions to solve problems raised by clients
Support bus and rail vehicle projects in the context of fire protection and prevention engineering.
Support transit infrastructure and system projects in the context of fire protection and prevention engineering.
Review flammability, smoke emission and toxicity reports.
Review design and construction information for compliance with regulatory requirements and local codes.
Assist with the conduct forensic investigation of failed components and equipment and reporting findings under the direction of senior staff
Develop technical specifications for fire protection and prevention of buses and rail vehicles and related infrastructure.
Conduct training on fire safety, mitigation and related technologies.
Be a key resource supporting your teammates.
Our diverse industries and work streams offer choices based on where you are in your career and where you want to go next. Hatch employees thrive and enjoy:
Directly engaging and learning from world-class experts
Working on innovative, sustainable solutions to the world's toughest challenges
The potential of our employee-owned company with offices in 70+ countries
Why join us?
Work withgreat people (https://bit.ly/36124ja) to make a difference
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What we offer you?
Flexible work environment
Long term career development
Think globally, work locally
Our benefits packages that may include medical, dental, parental leave, flexible work, employee / family assistance / mental wellness programs, among others.
Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.
We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects thediversity (http://bit.ly/2JuRZAT) of thecommunities (https://bit.ly/2kx24hB) in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.
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