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  • Job reference: RMS0172304

Fire & Explosion Investigator

  • Sector: Commercial
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 13/04/2017
  • Duration: permanent
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The Company:
One of the world's foremost forensic engineering and consulting firms.

The Role:
We are currently seeking an experienced Fire and Explosion Investigator whose chief duties consist of determining the origin and cause of fires involving a myriad of incidents including residential, commercial structure, vehicle, and marine fires. In return for your talent and effort, we offer our full-time employees a competitive benefits package-including supplemental medical, life, disability and a flexible work schedule, and opportunities for advancement.


Duties include gathering photographic and physical evidence, conducting investigations to document onsite conditions and overseeing field- testing. This includes scene photography, interviewing witnesses, and evidence/data gathering. Prepare oral and written reports that document causes of fire or explosion incident. This position also entails preparing and giving expert testimony.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Bachelors Degree in Engineering / Chemistry / Chemical Engineering or equivalent.
* Experience in fire and explosion investigation and analysis field is a MUST.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* IFE certification preferred.
* Testifying experience preferred.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.