Conducts on-site property loss prevention surveys for client locations. Evaluates the adequacy of sprinkler protection, especially as it relates to storage areas. Conducts sprinkler system and water supply analysis to determine the adequacy of existing sprinkler protection or to recommend new sprinkler protection. Evaluates exposures posed by natural hazards such as floods and earthquakes. client relationships and coordinates with local management personnel, advising them on the hazards in their facilities and encouraging them towards the goal of achieving Highly Protected Risk (HPR) status at all of their locations. Performs fire flow tests, surveying fire alarm and sprinkler systems for system upgrades and designs. Performance evaluations on fire alarm systems, fire pump testing, smoke/heat removal evaluations, and on site system punch walks to ensure code compliance and quality control inspections and operations of the systems. Hazardous materials evaluations in accordance with the codes for high piled storage and use. Evaluates hazards at client facilities and recommends solutions to mitigate risk. This position was focused on fire protection, but it also included extensive training and experience in natural hazards risk mitigation.
Extensive background in Big Box Mercantile retail establishments, industrial/chemical warehouses, multi-family lodging, multi-story office buildings, healthcare (Joint Commission / SOC) inspections, fire barrier 3rd destructive testing and inspections, multi-story mini-storage facilities, assembly occupancies (Life Safety Planning, Occupant loads, egress crowd management), and occupancy classification.