Fire Protection & Risk Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Spain - Madrid, Madrid

Job Summary

The Building & Places division of AECOM is actively seeking a Fire Protection & Risk Engineer for immediate employment in our Madrid office. This position will provide an opportunity to work within a specialized group of professionals in the assessment and development of conceptual, preliminary and detailed designs for major road and rail transportation projects and related underground or enclosed structures as well as rest of Building & Places in the Fire Protection & Risk Engineering area. The position provides great potential for professional advancement and in-house training.

The responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Designing mechanical ventilation systems using engineering calculations and preparing design drawings and specifications

  • Designing fire protection systems using engineering calculations and preparing design drawings and specifications

  • Ensuring accuracy of design and contract documents

  • Innovative mechanical design and modeling

  • Computerized flow analyses

Minimum Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in tunnel ventilation and mechanical ventilation and design as well as Fire engineering

  • Intern engineer certificate

  • Knowledge of CAD software

  • Experience with ventilation equipment installation

  • Familiarity with fans, controls and with fire life safety codes and standards (NFPA, AMCA,ASHRAE)

  • Knowledge of BIM

  • Knowledge of industry tools: SES, CFD, and FDS programs

  • Familiarity with testing and implementation of mechanical ventilation equipment.


  • Good verbal and written communications skills and knowledge of common office software

  • Self-motivated and experienced in performing calculations and delivering quality work

  • Demonstrated abilities to work within project timeframes and budget constraints.


  • CAD

  • Laptop

  • BIM

  • Pyrosim program



Preferred Qualifications

  • ?Bachelor's degree in mechanical, mining or equivalent engineering degree

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Spain

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238077BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.