Page Southerland Page, Inc. College Intern - Fire Protection in Austin, Texas

At Page, we promise design that makes lives better. We’re actively seeking talented people to join an empowered employee environment. With offices in Austin, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Houston, Mexico City, San Francisco and Washington DC, Page provides architecture, engineering, interiors and consulting services on large, complex projects around the world. We credit the success of our projects that build communities to the global diversity of our people’s backgrounds and experiences. By following our core values in the delivery of our services, we’ve become – and remain – a vital and respected firm. We’re seeking highly creative, committed team members to help us deliver on our promise of making lives better through design. As our market sectors and services grow, we continuously add new opportunities. Will you join us?

Page is seeking a fire protection engineering intern to join the Austin office for the summer of 2019. The candidate is preferred to be a current undergraduate student in the discipline of fire protection engineering. Undergraduate engineering students with a demonstrated interest in fire protection engineering will also be considered.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Design of fire alarm and fire suppression systems

  • Review and development of life safety plans

  • Collaboration with a variety of engineering and architectural disciplines

  • Production support of construction documents such as drawings, narratives, specifications for ongoing projects

  • Review of fire protection related construction submittals

  • Assistance in update and development of Page fire protection standards

  • Presence on project site visits as required to assist in fire protection design.

  • Development of site fire protection features and fire department access plans

  • Analysis of smoke movement, means egress, and fire hazards

  • Communication with clients and writing technical reports

  • In current pursuit of Bachelor’s of Science degree from an ABET accredited engineering program

  • Experience in fire suppression, fire alarm, and life safety review and design

  • Knowledge of Revit, AutoCad, and fire protection related computational programs

  • Knowledge of adopted building codes and governmental (DoD, VA, GSA) standards

  • Experience working with NFPA codes and standards

  • Exemplary communication and interpersonal skills

Job ID: 2019-1291

External Company Name: Page Southerland Page, Inc.

External Company URL: (No Website Given)

Street: 400 W. Cesar Chavez Street