Jacobs Fire Protection Engineering Graduate in Virginia Beach, Virginia
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.
At Jacobs, we’re not just building structures, we’re helping our clients innovate and grow by designing, engineering, and executing the construction of their state-of-the-art facilities that are changing our world. We’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today.
As an Entry Level Fire Protection Engineer working with our Built Environments team in Virginia Beach, you’ll use your skills and experience to help deliver and complete challenging and engaging buildings projects. You’ll assist in the design of Water Spray/Sprinkler systems, Fire & Gas Detection systems, and Fire Alarm systems while also helping develop the plans for the overall building safety.
You’ll be a part of diverse multi-discipline teams allowing you to both share what you know and learn so you can grow. Bring your creativity, ambitious spirit and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Protection Engineering, or Fire Protection Safety Technology
Good interpersonal skills
Good verbal and written communication skills
United States Citizenship
Ideally, you’ll also have:
Experience in design engineering of suppression, alarm, and detection systems" primarily for building facilities as part of prior work or internship experience
Exposure to building code and life safety code analysis as part of prior work or internship experience.
Engineer In Training (EIT) certificate
University level experience with CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) (FDS) modeling and analysis
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At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.