OlympiaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Olympia jobs

Life Safety Systems (LSS) Engineer - Remote

Company: Jacobs
Location: Olympia
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed - today and into tomorrow.
Your Impact:
We're looking for a Life Safety Systems Engineer who is excited about working on projects that enable the heart of our client's business ( multiple U.S remote locations will be considered ). Join us and you'll have the chance to work on projects including semiconductor manufacturing, data center facilities, and other state of the art manufacturing and research facilities. Come be a part of a vibrant, dynamic team that delivers world class designs for well-known clients around the world. You'll thrive as you perform design of Life Safety and Security Systems for our client's advanced facilities.
This position will provide lead opportunities for delivery of complex packages in coordination with engineers and design leads that form the core of our Life Safety Systems delivery team. You will interface directly with client counterparts in designing of their facilities. Utilizing AutoCAD and Revit MEP, our teams create 3D models in coordination with architects and engineers. From those 3D BIM models you'll design fire alarm, smoke and leak detection, security and intrusion detection systems, and more. Using the various applicable Life Safety & Fire codes, as well as industry standards, you will provide: Calculations; equipment size and quantities; equipment and construction specifications; network diagrams and addressing; and various construction deliverables in both 2D and 3D platforms for a constructable design.
At Jacobs, we're partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you'll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
Here's What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering

  • Ability to option PE registration


  • Knowledge of IFC, IBC, NFPA 101 Life Safety Code, and NFPA 72 Fire Alarm, and Signaling Code

  • Knowledge & application of NFPA 70 (NEC) and electrical design requirements

  • Knowledge & application of NFPA 400 Hazardous Materials Code

  • Knowledge of Fire Alarm systems and manufacturer's equipment to include VESDA systems

  • Design experience with Fire Alarm, VESDA systems, Security, CCTV, HPM, and Leak Detection

  • Knowledge of design and construction specifications

  • Experience estimating and scheduling mid to large scale projects

    Ideally, you'll also have: **---** **---**

    • PE license

    • Semiconductor, pharmaceutical or advanced facilities experience

    • Working knowledge of 3D BIM software (Revit)

    • Oversight of Quality Assurance and checking program for LSS and security systems

    • Certifications: CFPS (Certified Fire Protection Specialist), CPP / APP (Cert/Assoc Protection Professional), and PSP (Physical Security Professional)

      #afelectronics #LI-remote #lifesafetyengineer
      At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
      Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Typical benefits offered include, educational reimbursement, retirement benefits, employee stock purchase plan, health benefits, disability benefits, life and accident insurance, voluntary benefits, paid time off, paid holidays, and parental leave. Salary to be offered is geographic dependent and commensurate with experience relative to the position.
      Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .
      At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Keywords: Jacobs, Olympia , Life Safety Systems (LSS) Engineer - Remote, Other , Olympia, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Olympia RSS job feeds