Fire Protection Engineer

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 1/10/2017

Hilti North America Irvine, CA

Irvine, CA
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Bachelors Degree



Posted On: 01/28/2016 (All day)

For our team at Hilti in Irving we are looking for a

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing technical service and sound engineering judgments regarding the use of Hilti Firestop products.

Job Requirements

* Provide technical sales support through telephone and email related business

* Create engineering judgments for customers to solve field problems

* Meet assigned deadlines for project assignments

* Remain current in the knowledge of building codes relative to the application of Hilti Firestop products

* Understand and apply approvals and listings for Hilti products correctly in verbal and written communication with customers

* Provide engineering support through the composition of letters regarding the application of Hilti products for external customers

* Provide Fire Protection Specialists with corporate support and relevant product information

* Support Chemicals Business Unit with introduction of new products/innovations (technical review of documents)

* Present training materials to internal and external customers

* Assure internal and external customers receive quality answers to technical inquiries regarding the use and/or application of Hilti Firestop products

* Research existing fire data to create engineering judgments/recommendations for field applications that are not tested

* Complete smaller projects (e.g. presentations, web development, small testing projects, etc.) in order to help support the activities of Hilti Fire Protection Specialists and sales personnel

* Protect Hilti from liability exposure through utilization of sound engineering practices

Applicant Profile

* Bachelor s Degree in Fire Protection Engineering or Technology

* Ability to communicate effectively with customers, engineers, and architects through verbal and written response

* Ability to organize and utilize large amounts of reference information both in hard-copy and electronic files

* Ability to identify, analyze, and solve technical problems

* Ability to function effectively on teams

* Ability to verbally present technical information to small and large groups

* Aptitude to read and understand blueprints, construction specifications, and documents

* Ability to effectively use Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

* After completion of assignment, next position may require relocation

We look forward to receiving your application.