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Fire Compartmentation Surveyor

Vacancy Salary £Competitive
Vacancy Location Leeds
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This is a Permanent, Full Time vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

Department Overview:

RLB offers a range of Building Consultancy services one of which is Fire Consultancy. Our fire consultants proactively manage and undertake surveys, formulate designs and specification, provide fire strategies plus other bespoke services to ensure our client’s estates remain well maintained and achieve their potential in terms of fire safety management.

We provide inception to completion services throughout the life cycle of built assets including; fire strategies, retrospective fire strategies, clerk of works, design review, fire integrity surveys, remedial works specification and project and programme management. We pride ourselves on the quality of the service we provide to our clients and aim to enjoy long term working relationships.

Within our Fire Safety team, we have an experience group of people experienced in the delivery of a wide range of fire safety services. In addition to the service we deliver directly to our clients the team provides support to the wider business both regionally and nationally on all things fire.


Overview of Role:

We are currently recruiting for a Fire Compartmentation Surveyor, to join a client focused team within our Leeds or Sheffield office.

This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen our team. The role will be an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to take responsibility for providing fire consultancy services from within our existing team.


Key Responsibilities:

  • providing specialist fire safety and compartmentation surveys on specific projects
  • Inspection of the condition of existing fire compartments
  • Surveying and inspecting fire doors and frames
  • Materials assessment 
  • Installation assessments
  • Assessment of any other issues relating to the fire compartmentation
  • Delivering reports and surveys
  • Advising clients


Person Specification:

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results. They will be passionate about fire safety and will strive to provide the upmost quality on every commission.

  • Experience undertaking and completing fire compartmentation surveys
  • Experience surveying fire doors and fire stoppings
  • Understanding of fire regulations
  • Good knowledge of a build environment
  • Working knowledge of health & safety regulations
  • Client facing, ensuring high standards of technical delivery
  • Able to build long-term relationships
  • Experience of working with teams and prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines
  • A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious


At RLB, our aim is to create and enhance an inclusive workplace culture where diversity is not only accepted but valued and built into our culture, creating opportunity for all. In order to support this, we recognise the importance of flexible and agile working and are open to having conversations on how this could work for you and our business from day one.

If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during any stage of the application or interview process, please contact our recruitment team at:


Confidence today inspires tomorrow

With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.

Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.

We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.

RLB has released the 2019 edition of Perspective, a compilation of insights from members of the RLB team around the world.

At the heart of everything we do

At Rider Levett Bucknall doing the right thing matters.

We believe we all have a responsibility to support the communities in which we live and work. Our global values are based on these seven insights:


Promote fairness, equality of opportunity and well-being, invest in our people and value everyone’s contribution.


Lead by example and shape the future of our industry in everything we do.


Support the communities in which we live and work and deliver sustainable social outcomes.


Challenge the norm, give fresh perspectives and deliver flawlessly.


Reduce our environmental footprint and collaborate to reduce the environmental impact of our industry.


Provide an inclusive, safe working environment.


Act with integrity, honesty and fairness in all our relationships.


Be a self-owned organisation, be financially robust, and deliver agreed financial plans.

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