Job Posting: LRI Engineering Inc.

July 24, 2018 by  
Filed under Current Job Postings

  • Job Title:¬†¬†Technical Consultant
  • Job Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Position Overview

The Technical Consultant provides consulting services for private and public sector projects. Under the supervision of senior and intermediate staff, the Technical Consultant will work on a variety of tasks related to Building and Fire Code services including both overall Code application and fire protection systems. This position requires an outgoing individual that will work closely with clients to assist with their fire protection and life safety needs.

Essential Job Functions

  • Project administration
  • Client consultation (i.e. telephone, email and letter)
  • Attend client meetings and meetings with Authorities Having Jurisdiction
  • Proposal preparation
  • Travel to client sites
  • Technical report preparation
  • Drawing review
  • Assist Finance with project billing

Minimum Qualifications

  • University/College degree or diploma related to Fire Safety or similar
  • Able to obtain government security clearance
  • Knowledge of fire protection, life safety, Codes, standards and best practices is preferred
  • Technically oriented; good analytical and organizational skills; attention to detail; able to complete tasks and projects in established timelines
  • Past experience with fire alarm and/or suppression system design, installation and/or testing is considered an asset
  • Self-starter that exhibits a high level of initiative and resourcefulness
  • An individual with high standards who holds themselves accountable
  • Confident and able to speak to large groups and train others
  • Versatile and able to manage varying workloads
  • Ability to establish positive relationships with project team members and Clients
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Bilingual in French and English is an asset

ABOUT LRI

LRI Engineering Inc. is a Professional Engineering firm that specializes in fire protection engineering and building code consulting. It is the largest engineering firm in Canada that specialized exclusively in these services. The diversified staff at LRI includes experts with backgrounds in fire protection, and building code consulting, municipal plans examination and inspection, construction/development, life safety and emergency management, research and development, and fire protection equipment design, manufacturing and testing. Visit lrifire.com for more information.

LRI Engineering Inc. (LRI) welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. LRI is committed to principles of employment equity.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.