Junior Project EngineerFire & Security

Junior Project Engineer - Fire & Security - £25k to £27k - Buckinghamshire. Humres Engineers are proud to be working with one of the UK’s leading specialists in Fire Suppression and Fire Protection – a critical industry which continues to grow and develop in the UK.

About the Client:

Our client is an independently owned fire protection specialist with an enviable reputation for their innovation, research and development. The business provides an international service from design through to installation are they are chosen for their experience, knowledge and proven track record within the fire industry. As changes in legislation move more to an engineered approach to fire safety, they provide an innovative approach whilst maintaining core values and traditional practices. As the business continues to go from strength to strength, they need an ambitious and talented graduate or designer to join their existing projects division with a view to training and developing them into a fully-fledged Project Engineer. My client is looking for an experienced Junior Project Engineer in and around Buckinghamshire.

About the Role:

  • Given that this is a niche engineering sector, we are not expecting you to have extensive fire suppression experience. A background in a HVAC or Building Services related industry would be ideal. If you have recently graduated with a HND or Degree in a Building Services, HVAC or Piping / Structural related subject, then you will probably have the required technical understanding to find your feet in this role.
We do have some criteria that each applicant needs to meet:
  • Graduate Electrical/ Mechanical /HVAC even NVQ Level
  • Proficient with AutoCAD/experience is a must
  • Good Design Experience
  • Project Engineering Experience is beneficial but not essential
  • Resides within 1 hour commute of High Wycombe
  • Experience in the field is not essential but would be beneficial
  • Applicants MUST BE Ambitious, self-managed, highly motivated and able to demonstrate team working abilities and excellent communication skills
  • Full EU/UK driving license
  • No criminal record
  • Eligible to work in the UK

About the Candidate:

The successful applicant can expect a range of benefits and career development opportunities alongside a diverse and interesting working environment and a solid salary package:
  • Salary up to £25k-£27k (depends on exp)
  • Travel will be fully expensed
  • Part office/ part field based
  • A career development plan aimed at getting you up the career ladder to Project Engineer / Manager status delivering small works to medium-sized projects
  • This will incorporate project planning, site surveys, regular client liaison, input to procurement and manpower activities, completion and handover activities, etc.
  • You will learn all aspects of various fire regulations
  • You will  become specialised in fire suppression systems
  • You will be taught project management skills that will apply to numerous engineering sectors
  • You will play a fundamental role in safeguarding high profile and high value facilities through your technical innovation and project delivery

Points of Appeal:

  • Good Company to work for
  • Excellent Salary Package
  • Full Benefits Package


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Louise Shepherd on 0203 640 8979 or email salesfs2@humres.co.uk