ENGINEERS is seeking a professional to join our team
in applying engineering skills to a variety of diverse and
challenging projects for our Seattle office.
The Position: Fire Protection Engineer
The successful individual will have a
minimum of 5 years of experience and be comfortable
consulting to internal and external clients. You will have excellent written and
verbal communication skills along with a high-level ability
to manage multiple projects at one time.
Technical skills will include, but not
automatic suppression system design
alarm and communication system
fire resistant construction
smoke control analysis
as well as general fire protection
and life safety concepts and research
Educational Requirements /
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from an
accredited college or university
NICET level III, EIT, or P.E.
Minimum of five years of experience in
the fire protection profession
Equivalent combination of experience
Required Skills & Duties
Possess intermediate level computer
skills necessary for daily activities, including email,
word processing, spreadsheets, simple graphics, fire
dynamic simulation, and a working knowledge of
computer aided drafting.
Manage day-to-day contacts with
internal and external clients utilizing experience and
technology to meet expectations.
Perform research and document for
internal and external distribution.
Effectively communicate, both written
and verbal, including oral presentations.
Attend and participate in local and
national trade organizations such as SFPE and NFPA.
Perform analysis of existing fire
protection systems as well as design new fire protection
systems including suppression systems, fire detection,
alarm and communication systems.
Perform building and fire code
analysis and interpretation.
Possess project management skills for
managing internal projects as well as external client
Why You Want to Work Here
You could choose to work anywhere, so why work at Coffman
Engineers? Because we are different - our culture sets us
apart. Coffman Engineers is a company that truly focuses on
We support and encourage individually tailored professional
and technical advancement as well as personal growth. We
offer an excellent salary/benefits package, a desirable
location, and a professional office environment with the
opportunity to work with a collaborative team.
Coffman offers comprehensive benefits, including a flexible
PTO program, a fun office environment, and free daily
Our downtown Seattle office is located in
Westlake Center, the hub of the city's public transportation
system, and within walking distance of Pike Place Market and
many city landmarks.
Whether it is delivering the best possible service to our
or competing in an office-wide Tetris competition, we
welcome the dedicated and the driven. Join us!
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Coffman At a Glance
38 years in business
380 employees in 9 offices located in
6 states and 1 territory
Multi-discipline engineering services
plus fire protection, corrosion control, commissioning
and project/construction management
Engineering News Record Top 500
Engineering Firms - #250 in 2015
Consulting Specifying Engineer MEP
Giants - #58 in 2013
PSMJ and Client Feedback Tool - 2015
Premier Award for Client Satisfaction Honorable Mention
Pacific Business News - Healthiest
Hawaii Business Magazine
- 2016 Best
Places to Work
You must apply online for this position.
If you are unable to complete our online application
process, or if you need assistance to do so, let us know so
we can provide a reasonable accommodation.
As part of the application process, you will be asked to
create a user profile that allows you to manage the
application process, answer a few questions, attach your
resume and other documents and then submit.
We look forward to learning more about you!
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Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of
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