Engineers to Director Level

We are looking for exceptionally talented Fire Engineering specialists, Risk Assessors and Fire Surveyors to join our team in 2019, at all levels from Senior Engineer to Director.

We are a rapidly growing, dynamic consultancy with ambitious plans for the future.  Do you have the engineering knowledge and business skills to help us succeed as a World Class consultancy?

Send us your CV, because we would like to talk to you about the career opportunities at JGA.

Graduate Engineers


We are currently recruiting for Graduate engineers. As a Graduate engineer you will be an integral part of a young and dynamic design team, working on some of the most exciting and complex construction projects throughout the UK, Ireland and abroad.

Working with our experienced engineers you will receive constant technical support to quickly gain knowledge and experience in fire engineering. As a company we pride ourselves on providing the best possible training, on real projects.

You will be given early responsibility and the opportunity to progress rapidly. You will carry out fire engineering analysis on a wide range of new and existing buildings such as high rise office buildings, large retail complexes and airport developments. Each project provides a unique challenge in developing an innovative fire engineering strategy. You will be tasked with analysing fire growth, means of escape, structural fire resistance and smoke control by various methods including computer modelling software such as Computational Fluid Dynamics. The preparation of technical reports and liaising with our clients, who include some of the largest building developers in the country, is an important part of your role.

We encourage all engineers to achieve Chartered Engineer status and offer help and support during the process.

A key reason for our position of Europe’s leading independent fire engineering consultancy is our ability to attract the best graduates who continue to help develop and lead the team forward. If you are capable of meeting a demanding technical challenge in a dynamic and successful consultancy then we would like to hear from you. Salary and career prospects in our rapidly expanding company are excellent.

Candidate Specification:
To be considered for this role you must have graduated with or expect to receive at least a 2:1 Masters Degree or equivalent in the following subjects:

  • Fire Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Physics

Previous knowledge of Fire Engineering is not essential. Excellent command of written and spoken English is required. You must have the right to work in the UK or the ROI.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment-jga@jensenhughes.com