Fire Protection Engineer
Company: Battelle Energy Alliance
Location: Idaho Falls
Posted on: May 3, 2021
DescriptionDoes a career focused on changing the world's energy
future intrigue you? If so, we might have just the opportunity
you're looking for!
Idaho National Laboratory's (INL) is seeking forward-thinking,
professionals interested in exploring a career as a Fire Protection
The FPE will have a complete understanding and wide application of
principles, theories and concepts in the field of fire protection
(FP). Thorough knowledge of, but not limited to, NFPA, DOE, IBC,
IFC standards, orders, and regulations. Representative assignments
include but are not limited to independent development of Fire
Hazard Assessments (FHA) for nuclear facilities, provide mentoring
to junior staff, provide peer reviews FHAs and FSAs, developing
combustible loading programs for nuclear facilities, and reviewing
work control documents that require advanced Fire Protection
solutions. Works under general direction and can lead projects with
regards to fire protection support on research/laboratory projects
that are broad in nature and not well defined. Actions will be
taken by this individual to proactively keep abreast of new
developments in Fire Protection and maintain their skill level.
Seek to continue developing fire protection engineering skills and
maintain relationships of trust with customers and co-workers.
Further descriptions of principle job duties are established in
LRD-14002 "Safety, Fire Protection, and Industrial Hygiene
Functions, Roles, Responsibilities, and Interfaces." General
knowledge of other related fields. Resolves a wide range of issues
in creative ways. Fully qualified, career oriented. 'Works on
problems of diverse scope. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting
methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Solutions are
imaginative, thorough, practical, and consistent with
organizational objectives. Independently determines and develops
approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for
adequacy in meeting objectives. Contributes to completion of
specific programs and projects.
Failure to acquire results or erroneous decisions or
recommendations would typically result in program delays. Frequent
internal organizational customer contacts. May have some outside
contact or represent organization in providing solutions to
difficult issues associated with specific projects or work.
- The Occupational Safety and Health Director.
- The ES&H manager/lead in the fulfilment of the
responsibilities outlined above.
- The assigned customer to provide a timely and quality
- The FP program lead in the development of the FP program and
reporting on DOE commitments.
- The fire marshal in support of AHJ responsibilities and DOE
- Peers and junior staff to support and mentor.
- Support Voluntary Protection Program and Integrated Safety
- Take actions to ensure safe, secure, and environmental
compliance throughout operations and spaces, and to maintain
activities within the approved safety envelope.
- Stop work on any activity or operation when continued
operations deems unsafe or results in an environmental
- Provide feedback on performance evaluations.
- Figure out and develops approaches to solutions.
- Level 3 - BS in engineering, 5 years FPE experience - Master's
Degree and 3 years' FPE experience - PhD and 2 years' FPE
- Level 4 - Bachelors in engineering and 8 years FPE experience
-Master's Degree and 4 years FPE experience - PhD and 6 years FPE
- US Citizen.
- Capable of acquiring and maintaining a DOE L security
- Must meet minimum qualifications in DOE-STD-1066-2012 for a
- Maintain Fire Protection qualifications.
- Salary Grade: 230
- Multi-Level: This is a multi-level posting and the selected
candidate will be placed at the appropriate level dependent on
depth and breadth of proven experience and skills
INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory
dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in
nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more
than 5,000 scientists, researchers, and support staff, the
laboratory works with national and international governments,
universities and industry partners to discover new science and
development technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and
renewable energy, national security, and environmental
Our mission is to discover, demonstrate and secure innovative
nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical
Our vision is to change the world's energy future and secure our
nation's critical infrastructure.
Selective Service Requirements:
To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31,
1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS).
For more information see www.sss.gov.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity
(EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment
opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic
information. Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided
reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or
interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to
receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact
us to request accommodation.
When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all
questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide
a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for
Benefits, Salary, and Relocation:
We have an extremely competitive salary structure, robust
relocation package, and phenomenal benefits. For more information,
please visit: .
FallsJob:EngineeringOrganization:Environment, Safety, Health &
Quality (Hxxx)Schedule:Full-timeEmployee Status:RegularJob
Posting:Feb 19, 2021, 12:29:12 AMUnposting Date:Ongoing
Keywords: Battelle Energy Alliance, Idaho Falls , Fire Protection Engineer, Engineering , Idaho Falls, Idaho
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