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Fire Protection Engineer

Job Order ID:362
Schedule:Start Date: ASAP
Job Location:N/ASouth Carolina
Brief Description:Must be a registered PE and have a degree in Fire Protection.
Job Function:


  • Provide fire code and fire program expertise. Ensure program compliance with codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Prepare for NRC/INPO pre-operational inspections.
  • Monitor and trend the testing and performance of the fire protection detection and protection systems
  • Review design/field changes for accuracy, program impact, and functional testing.
  • Develop and improve Preventive Maintenance tasks based on corrective actions and monitoring, Operating Experience, and PM feedback.
  • Participate and assess fire drills and emergency response exercises.
  • Review and respond to industry OE
  • Develop and oversee fire protection system acceptance testing.


General Engineering responsibilities:

  • Plans, organizes and manages work to meet project schedules and changing priorities.
  • Evaluates equipment failures and recommends appropriate course of action
  • Evaluates and implements design changes to plant equipment
  • Evaluates, monitors and trends plant data for assigned area of work or system
  • Troubleshoots systems, performs predictive and root cause analysis, and determines and initiates corrective action
  • Plans assigned phases of preventive, routine and special maintenance programs, and performs engineering evaluations of equipment needed for the operation of a safe and economical nuclear plant
  • Provides guidance and training to other employees and contractors on technical issues within an assigned area of work or system
Job Requirement:

JOB REQUIREMENTS Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Fire Protection Engineering from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and a Professional Engineer Fire Protection license plus 3 or more years of Fire Protection Engineering experience, is required.




Experience Requirements:

  • At least four years in the engineering field including three years of fire protection engineering work responsibilities is highly desired.
  • Nuclear power plant experience is preferred
  • Membership in the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) is highly desired,
  • Detailed knowledge of plant systems and processes is preferred
  • Working knowledge of NFPA codes, with an emphasis on NFPA 10, 13, 20, 72, and 805 is preferred.