Structural Fire Risk Expert - Facades

England, Northamptonshire, Rushden
£65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
18 Mar 2021
15 Apr 2021
Liz Sweeney
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Expert in Facades and Cladding

Your new company
A leading construction and services organisation who have been established for nearly a century. They now employee over 19,000 people and have offices all over the UK. They attribute their success to the people they employ, specifically innovators and team workers, with all types of skills and experiences. They offer a long term and varied career path to their team and a challenging, satisfying working environment.

Your new role
You will lead a team of subject matter experts from across the delivery units, ensuring that the company improves it's approach to system selection and design development on bids and projects. You will scope any shortfalls in technical expertise across the business and work collaboratively across the teams to ensure that technical expertise is deployed according to risk and identifying any potential gaps are closed. You will ensure that competencies and controls are established and maintained across the business to manage future risk, whilst providing technical support and advice as required to Clients / Stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will have proven experience and detailed knowledge of SHE requirements, specifically familiar with existing and emerging legislation and guidance relating to fire risk in buildings. The role requires you to have a high level of technical competency, specifically relating to building facades as well as a broad technical knowledge in the areas of cladding, curtain walling, windows, doors and brickwork and will have detailed subject matter expertise in a minimum of one of the aforementioned areas (ideally cladding). You will have previous experience in design, fabrication, installation and remediation, as well as proven experience of technically related dispute resolution and commercial negotiations while leading and directing technical assurance activities.

What you'll get in return
You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme

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