Associate Fire Engineer

We're looking for associate fire engineers to join our team based in Glasgow

We're recruiting associate fire engineers to join the technical part of the business, delivering client projects, providing advice and technical support. You will contribute to the consulting output and assist with overall development of the business.

Main Duties

  • Delivery and management of fire engineering projects.
  • Completion of fee quotes, PQQ and ITT submissions for fire safety tenders.
  • Working individually and part of a team to win or deliver projects.
  • Preparation and delivery of fire safety training courses.
  • Communicate and promote core values throughout the company.
  • Line management responsibilities - you will be expected to engage and monitor employee performance and report performance reviews to directors.
  • Monitor project progress and manage deadlines efficiently.
  • Deliver fire safety design projects.
  • Outward facing role working directly with clients to fulfill their needs.
  • Communicate and promote core values throughout the company.
  • Ensure projects are suitably invoiced.
  • Promote and ensure technical excellence.
  • Attend client meetings/external meetings as required.
  • Responsible for the promotion of quality throughout the company.
  • Provide technical guidance advice for client.
  • Provide technical advice to employees and associates of the company.
  • Facilitate and provide assistance with CPD events.
  • Represent the company on technical and policy steering groups/committees.
  • Engage with marketing initiatives and attend promotional events.
  • Provision of quality assurance and peer review services for company employees and associates.
  • Support ISO 9001.2015 readiness.
  • Provide management and supervision, as required, to the fire engineer team and report into the technical directors.

What we ask for

  • MSc Fire Engineering degree for 5 years, or BEng/BSc degree for 7 years.
  • FIFireE/FRM Accreditation.
  • Accredited with an appropriate 3rd party review scheme.
  • CEng/application in process.
  • Typically 5-10 years' experience in a consultancy or similar environment.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of UK fire safety legislation and standards.
  • Extensive experience delivering fire engineered solutions for UK-based projects.
  • Clear understanding of the total fire concept - from client brief through to construction and operation.
  • Development and implementation of fire strategies, projects and research initiatives.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver maximum results.
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills - be collaborative and engaging.
  • Ability to multi-task - you will be required to work on multiple projects concurrently, to tight deadlines.
  • Proven ability to work remotely both individually and as part of a team.
  • Proven ability to develop a network of clients and colleagues.
  • Understand and manage the scope and relevant programme constraints of projects.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Flexible and adaptable during company growth.


We offer 27 days holiday, plus bank holidays. We also gift you the days between Christmas and NY off. You'll have a company credit card for expenses and will be immediately reimbursed for mileage. We're proud to be 100% flexible working, allowing you to work your hours in a way that suits you. You are welcome to use any of our local offices, including our Glasgow office which will be your base. Wellbeing is very important to us so you'll have access to confidential 24/7 counselling, either over the phone or in person. Your spouse and your children (aged 16-24) may also make use of this free service. We offer a wide range of additional benefits to thank you for your hard work. These include: 

  • Smart Pension
  • Annual bonus (at manager's discretion)
  • Flexible working
  • Discount vouchers
  • Refer a friend bonus

About us

PartB is a specialist fire consultancy dedicated to fire safety design, fire risk management,  forensic fire engineering and training. PartB provides specialist advice and support necessary to reduce risk and improve fire safety standards across the industry. We are forward-thinkers, focussed on making our industry perform better, more safely and more transparently.

What it's like to work here

At PartB we don’t do stuffy. We don’t do old school. And we don’t do regimented. We do a nice place to come to work, do your best and be rewarded. We’re committed to inclusivity and diversity, seeking the spark not the stereotype. Brilliance comes from different places. And diversity makes us better.

PartB is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We believe the best work is done by having a diverse group of people working together. It's never our intention to discriminate on background, gender, belief, race, colour, age, disability or sexuality. Every candidate is assessed on their merits and suitability for the role. We believe in paying people what they are worth and we actively seek to create a culture of respect, wellbeing, understanding and kindness.

Associate Fire Engineer
Full TIme
Glasgow, plus remote working
5-7 years
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Why PartB?

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Flexible Working

We trust our team so when we say flexible work we mean it. Family and wellbeing comes first.

Generous Holidays

27 days holiday allowance, plus bank holidays and the period between Christmas and New Year paid leave too.

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Company Credit Card

Immediate reimbursement for mileage - we don’t expect you to be out of pocket to do your job.

Mental Health Support

24/7 confidential support including in-person counselling for you, your spouse and your children aged 16-24, should you want it.

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Annual Bonus

We reward hard work, dedication and motivation with a bonus based on the company’s performance.

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Discount Vouchers

Free access to vouchers across a range of major brands including Starbucks, John Lewis, New Look and more.

Private Healthcare

Every member of our team has their own comprehensive, low excess, MHD (medical health disregarded) policy, which means pre-existing conditions will not impact your cover and you’ll be taken care of.

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