Fire Protection Engineer

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich, Schweiz
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
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About us

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI’s Service Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to support our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their plant.

Your responsibilities

  • Responsible for the full fire safety strategy and the execution of the fire safety scope of EfW projects (in time, quality and budget)
  • Coordination and provision of Concept und Basic Engineering under consideration of internal and external interfaces, incl. preparation of technical specifications
  • Responsible for supplier selection, purchase order, and expediting during detail engineering (incl. documentation management and inspections)
  • Active Collaboration with arrangement planning, and information flow within the project team
  • Support and coordination during construction phase
  • Traveling <30 %

Your experiences

  • Trained Mechanical, electrical engineer or technical specialist with 3+ years’ experience fire safety projects of industrial plants
  • Experience with the most relevant fire safety codes like NFPA, British standards or other local standards
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, combined with high quality awareness, and excellent organizational skills
  • Solution- and team-oriented personality
  • Fluency in English, any additional European language is a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.
  • Florence Zufferey
  • Talent Acquisition Manager