Senior Fire Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Together, we open opportunities with our connected thinking.

Mott MacDonald is a dynamic and innovative engineering, management and development consultancy working with high profile clients across Australia and globally. Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in all we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.

We are selective and specific in the clients and projects we choose to work with, aligning with our strong social, environmental and safety ethics, allowing us to constantly drive to do better for us, our clients, and the world as a whole.

The Opportunity

Due to continued growth, our Sydney Built Environment team is looking for an experienced Fire Engineer to be a part of key projects that will shape the communities in which we live. These roles will see you working on city-shaping projects across NSW while you will have the opportunity to build a dynamic career. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Act as the fire & life safety expert within large multi-disciplinary design teams across Transport, Energy and Built Environment sectors;
  • Undertaking and directing fire engineering analysis including CFD and Egress modelling
  • Prepare fire strategies and undertake analysis to support performance-based design solutions, as well as stakeholder engagement with third parties including FRNSW;
  • Drive continuing technical excellence within the business by taking an active role in the Engineering Sciences Practice;

About You

  • Fire engineering experience with degree qualified or equivalent in Engineering
  • Masters in Fire Safety Engineering preferred
  • Experience working within a consultancy environment and multi-disciplinary projects will be highly regarded

We are committed to bringing diversity of thinking into our team, which means we value alternative paths, understand there will be career gaps and we have a culture in place ready to cultivate your talent. If you don't have all the requirements listed below, but feel you can do this job, then we encourage you to apply.

Our values, culture, and benefits

And it's not just rhetoric when we say we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes fosters teamwork and embraces sustainability. We value the diversity of our staff and are committed to creating an inclusive work culture where everyone can bring their full selves to work.

We endorse a diverse and inclusive workplace and strive to create spaces of belonging for all, encouraging everyone to bring their whole selves to work. We are proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for all women. For more information on our extended employee benefits head over to our Work180 Mott MacDonald profile.

Sydney is one of our newest and fastest growing offices in Australia, and we offer a range of competitive benefits and facilities to make this a great place to be, including:

  • State of the art office and end of trip facilities
  • Agile working
  • Competitive salary and group bonus incentive scheme
  • Life, personal accident, and salary continuance insurance
  • Options to purchase additional annual leave
  • Annual Health Check

You've got this!

This is a great opportunity to join a growing consultancy that is pushing ahead in the local market. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-growing business with an organisation that is shaping the communities in which we live, then we would encourage you to apply for the above position and join our world class consultancy.

You’ve got this!