Senior Fire Protection Engineer

Aurecon brings ideas to life to design a better future. Imagining what is possible, we turn problems into solutions. We provide advisory, design, delivery and asset management services on projects across the globe. Using ingenuity, innovation, and technology we seek to unravel complexity, create clarity and invent new value for clients. In partnership with these clients we enhance communities with projects that are diverse and globally recognised for engineering and technical excellence by independent industry awards.

Aurecon’s Buildings Team provides expertise across many key markets, including Commercial and Residential Properties, Defence, Education, and Health. We are currently inviting applications from Senior Fire Protection Engineers to join our high performing team at our Docklands office in Melbourne. This role will be offered on a permanent basis with outstanding career development opportunity.

The Role
The successful candidate will be responsible for the design and documentation of fire protection services and able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Take a proactive approach in the managing the resolution of interfacing and coordination of fire services with other building services
  • Work closely and develop trusted relationships with other project stakeholders, notably architects, contractors, builders and end users to achieve efficient and cost-effective solutions
  • Take a positive role in the development of emerging engineers, as well as undertake reviews and verifications of designs produced by others
  • Undertake site inspections and produce detailed evaluation reports as required
  • Participate in project costing and budget preparation.


  • Demonstrative experience over an 8-10-year period as a fire protection engineer predominately within the Australian market
  • Extensive experience in all form of wet and dry fire protection systems
  • Extensive knowledge of Australian standards related to Fire Protection systems
  • Experience in special hazards systems, NFPA, FM Global requirements will be an advantage
  • Able to manage work across simultaneous projects.
  • Proven ability to work in a team and assist others as required

What can Aurecon offer you?

At Aurecon, we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, encourages sustainability and promotes team work and work life balance. We offer an attractive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work alongside a world class peer group on high profile projects, together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We support flexible work practices, including generous parental leave provisions, demonstrating an unwavering commitment as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality.

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