Our client is an international company, with Belgian roots, providing worldwide life-cycle consultancy and engineering. For their nuclear entity in Brussels that supports Nuclear Operators in their challenges of operating plants safely, we are now looking for an experienced Fire Protection Engineer. This is an initial 1 year contractor role, with the possibility to be extended.

Role description

As a Nuclear Fire Protection Engineer you will be providing a full range of engineering functions in the support of nuclear utilities fire protection programs and systems. The tasks include work also on site occasionally.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

• Risk analysis, feasibility studies, design studies, modification studies of Fire Safety installations.
• Diagnoses and audits of Fire Safety installations.
• Modeling of Fire water supply system, Fire Hazard Analysis (FHA) based on calculation & simulation tools, modeling of Fires in confined spaces.
• Expertise in Fire protection and detection components
• Operations & Maintenance support for Fire Safety equipment.
• Design specifications and procurement.
• Implementation & start-up of Fire Safety equipment follow-up.

Essential skills

  • Sufficient Engineering Degree
  • At least of 6 years of proven experience in Fire engineering (for example as a Fire Protection Engineer or Systems Engineer with Fire Protection Experience).
  • Fluency in English and either in French or Dutch (mandatory)

Mira has over six years of experience in the recruitment industry. As Recruiter at Thomas Thor Associates, she focuses mainly on Finland and continental Europe.

Mira Kantola