Parsons Corporation Fire Protection Engineer in Pasadena, California

Fire Protection Engineer


Pasadena, California, United States

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Parsons is looking for a registered FPE to join the Fire Protection Engineering Division of Parsons Federal to support projects with various Government Agencies. Parsons Federal provides a broad array of engineering consulting and design services to its clients including fire and life safety.

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be able to apply Fire Protection Engineering principals and techniques to various and diverse technical problems at Federal facilities.

As a member of our team the FPE will:

·Plan and direct engineering activities of their own projects

·Conduct building and fire code reviews and analyses

·Perform interpretation and application of local, state, and federal requirements and regulations associated with fire protection and life safety codes

·Manage projects and design fire protection systems for new or existing facilities including fire alarm, fire sprinkler and special hazard fire suppression systems

·Conduct Fire Protection Engineering studies, design, and complex calculations

·Prepare and present technical reports and presentations

·Audit and inspect facilities

·Oversee project implementation

·Possess knowledge of and able to develop Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (PIDs)

·Prepare data sheets for fire protection equipment

·Prepare fire hazard analysis


·B.S. Degree or higher in Engineering, preferably Fire Protection

·5 to 8years of work experience in project management and fire protection engineering

·Fire Hazard Analysis experience

·Loss prevention/Risk Analysis experience

·Experience in using AutoCAD, Revit, and Hydraulic Calculation software

·Fire Protection and Fire Detection design and construction experience

·Excellent report writing and interpersonal skills; Ability to present clear and technically sound fire protection engineering

·Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulation experience is a plus

·Smoke control and exhaust system design experience is a plus


·Fundamentals of engineering certificate (E.I.T) required. PE as a Fire Protection Engineer is preferred.

·US Citizenship is required. FPE candidate must have the ability to be cleared to hold US Government security clearances

*Position is contingent upon release of funds

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.