Fire Protection Designer / Engineer

Location: North Sydney

Reference: SFIR0219

A great opportunity for a junior designer or design drafter to join our team and contribute to delivering a range of projects, scopes and buildings. With local experience, you have a reliable design understanding, are team and delivery focused and have a positive attitude and passion for growth.

About you

  • Have experience as a design drafter or fire protection designer in an Australian building services consultancy or trade experience and are looking to move into design

  • Capacity to complete design and analysis of fire protection systems (sprinklers, hydrants, detection and alarm) for the construction industry

  • Clear applied knowledge of local building codes and standards

  • Attention to detail, ability to manage time and conflicting priorities

  • Provide innovative design solutions

  • Are a team player with excellent communication skills, especially client-facing

  • Use latest technology – AutoCAD, Hyena, Microsoft suite

  • Revit knowledge (and/ or willing to learn)

About the role

  • Fire protection design and documentation to scope expectations

  • Calculations, return briefs and reports

  • Client/ design meetings and site inspections

  • Satisfy codes, standards, project and quality requirements

About us

Building Services Engineers is a dynamic, client focused professional engineering firm with an established reputation for delivering a diverse range of projects across commercial, residential, aged care and government sectors (to name a few). Through our partnering, enthusiastic and result orientated approach to building services, BSE are able to provide to our clients an effective experience unlike the traditional engineering consultancies. Learn more about us at

Our commitment is to provide a positive, inclusive and passionate workforce, where you can develop and grow your knowledge and be recognised in your contribution to great project outcomes.

Your application

  • Provide a CV and cover letter “demonstrating your suitability

  • Reference SFIR0219 in your cover letter

  • Apply by email to

Applications close 28 February 2019.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Jessica Chesser, 02 8069 5234.