Fire Engineering Technical Manager

Meldrum
3.3 out of 5
Gateshead
Full-time

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Job type

  • Full-time

Shift and schedule

  • Monday to Friday

Location

Gateshead

Benefits
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  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • On-site parking

Full job description

About Meldrum Fire Engineering Ltd:

Meldrum Fire Engineering Ltd offer experience and expertise in designing and installing complex Fire Safety Protection and Evacuation Plans.

As part of the Meldrum Group we work as a standalone sub-contractor or as part of a Construction project with the full support of a Health and Safety and QEMS team to ensure delivery of all projects to the very highest installation and health and safety standards.

Role Overview

As a Technical Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring passive firestopping projects meet regulatory and manufacturer standards. You will be part of a team delivering high-quality fire protection solutions. Your expertise in passive fire protection systems and fire door installations, will be instrumental in relation to project execution as you will be undertaking inspections of final installations to ensure quality and customer satisfaction.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business, and support Meldrum Fire Engineering Ltd. in the growth plans.

Our Core Values

At Meldrum, we place real importance on recruiting the right person for the right role. Our Core Values govern the culture and behaviours we expect all of our employees to personify.

Integrity

Being honest and having strong consistent moral and ethical standards combined with mutually beneficial colleague relationships in order to drive positive behaviour and culture. Respect and trusting in each other’s ability do our job well, being accountable for our own actions and therefore being part of a successful team.

Pride & passion

Placing a high importance on the value of the positive contribution each of us makes to the Organisation and the strength of commitment to do so.

Quality

Providing a level of service in line with our Quality, Environment Management Safety System (QEMS) and Best Practice

Innovation

New methods of working which drives efficient behaviours and Continuous Improvement.

What We Ask For:

We are looking for an individual who has 5+ years' experience in in technical compliance, ideally in the construction or fire protection industry. This also includes in-depth knowledge of UK/European fire safety regulations, building codes, and industry standards related to passive fire protection.

Strong technical expertise in passive firestopping systems, materials, and installation methods is also required.

You should have excellent leadership and communication skills, with a desire to progress within the company.

It is essential that you hold a valid and in-date CSCS card.

Travel is required across the North East, and therefore a full driving license is required.

What We Offer:

We promote a culture which recognises innovative, creative and new ideas which add value and help the business grow. This means you will be able to put your stamp on the business.

To support you in achieving the best results, we offer fully funded training in a variety of fields, including technical, managerial and safety training.

We pride ourselves in our twice-yearly Staff Forums, where all employees are invited to celebrate and recognise their achievements with awards, drinks and food.

As standard, we also offer the following benefits:

- 25 days leave (in addition to public holidays), plus an additional birthday bonus

- Annual Leave Purchase Scheme

- Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme

- Death in Service Benefit

- Profit Share Scheme

- Cycle to Work Scheme

Additional benefits may be available dependent on job role and experience.

Meldrum is an equal opportunities employer, which means that the Company is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Licence/Certification:

  • CSCS (required)
  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: On the road