Fire Safety Consultant

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Date: May 27, 2021

Location: Wiltshire/ Hampshire, Wiltshire, GB

Company: Bureau Veritas

An award-winning employer, our people are trusted and responsible, believing in what they do with a clear commitment to contribute to transforming the world we live in and shaping a world of trust. Bureau Veritas operates in a wide range of sectors, delivering Testing, Inspection and Certification services to some of the world’s biggest household names. With more than 400,000 global clients and a reputation for quality, we are at the forefront of service and innovation.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we have worked hard to create a supportive and engaging working environment, which is open and inclusive and individuals are given the opportunity to fulfil their potential and really leave their mark.



Role: Fire Safety Consultant

Location: Field based (Hampshire/ Wiltshire)


We are looking for a consultant to join our team of fire safety experts in providing fire life safety consultancy services for our broad range of new and existing clients. Operating with a high degree of autonomy, you will undertake fire risk assessments and inspections at client’s sites and provide accurate fire risk assessment reports with SMART remedial actions.


Make an impact doing work you can be proud of at Bureau Veritas. Contribute to a global mission to enhance standards with integrity, and help us create safer buildings for society to live and work in. 


Key Responsibilities


  • To undertake a variety of site audits and risk assessments and inspections proficiently at clients’ premises including fire risk assessments, H&S risk assessments & demonstrate a sound understanding of legislation
  • Develop proactive fire risk management strategies for client
  • Carry out other fire safety consultancy services including fire doors surveys, passive protection surveys, and fire safety training for duty holders & responsible persons
  • Deliver general, professional health and safety and fire safety advice to clients
  • Carry out health & safety assessments, reporting on improvements needed to duty holders
  • Execute and complete assignments on time and accurately
  • Ensuring reports are technically correct, demonstrating knowledge, experience and sound understanding of legislation
  • Achieve individual utilisation versus targets and activity manage optimal utilisation
  • Deliver against Key personal and divisional KPIs
  • Operate in line with Bureau Veritas Core Values and Code of Ethics


Candidate requirements include:


  • A recognised fire risk assessment course such as the FPA Level 3 Certificate in Fire Risk Assessment – or the C05/6 predecessors to it
  • NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health (desirable)
  • Proven fire risk assessment experience.
  • Experience of carrying out fire risk assessment work in various sectors 
  • A good background knowledge of fire safety legislation and standards
  • Experienced in the organisation and planning of personal workload
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • A flexible approach to working with a willingness to travel

Please be aware that all roles within Bureau Veritas UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check.


Bureau Veritas is an equal opportunity employer.  No job applicant or employee shall receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, colour, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age.


Bureau Veritas operates a strict Code of Ethics that ensures the proper conduct of our day-to-day business.