Current vacancies

Certification Project Manager - Fire Detection

The Fire Detection team within BRE is a leading provider for the testing and approvals of fire detection products under the internationally recognised LPCB brand, ensuring that end users can trust the performance of the products they purchase.  Our testing covers control panels, a wide range of detectors and associated components, and alarm transmission systems. BRE has extensive world class facilities for the testing of fire detection products to European and international standards.

Due to rapidly growing demand for our test and approvals service we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Certification Project Manager to join our growing team

City: Flexible Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:728


Market Insight Analyst

We are looking for a commercial Graduate to join BRE's marketing team, to gather insight and evidence of product, industry and market trends and performance to inform the commercial strategy and new product development.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:22/09/2019 Ref No:725


Electronics Test Technician - Fire Detection

The Fire Detection team within BRE is a leading provider for the testing and approvals of fire detection products under the internationally recognised LPCB brand, ensuring that end users can trust the performance of the products they purchase.  Our testing covers control panels, a wide range of detectors and associated components, and alarm transmission systems. BRE has extensive world class facilities for the testing of fire detection products to European and international standards.

Due to rapidly growing demand for our test and approvals service, we have an exciting opportunity for the right individual to join our successful and expanding Fire Detection business. 

 

 

 

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:722


Health & Wellbeing Manager

BRE’s Health & Wellbeing Team (H&W) provide support to everyone working at BRE across the main head office site in Watford as well as other sites across the UK and internationally. We are looking for a forward-thinking, solution-orientated, agile Junior Health and Wellbeing Manager to join our small, busy team.

Currently we are a small, busy team of two who work across a diverse range of health, safety and wellbeing activities including;

  • managing certificated management systems (ISO 14001 and ISO 45001), working closely with our colleagues in the Compliance Team
  • providing consultancy services across the business, supporting decision-making through sound, expert advice and practicable solutions
  • assisting management and colleagues in health, safety, wellbeing and environment matters

This is a new role within our H&W team that has arisen as a result of business need. We are looking for someone who has ambition and wants to progress their career towards a senior leadership position in the medium / long term.  Your duties will lead to carrying out audits and inspections, providing training and induction for employees, offering advice and assistance to management and staff on health, safety,wellbeing and environmental matters.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:720


Senior Legal Counsel

BRE is a world leading, multi-disciplinary, building science centre with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research and knowledge generation.  We use our research to develop a range of products, services, standards and qualifications that are used around the world to bring about positive change in the built environment. 

We have an exciting opening in our legal team for an ambitious candidate looking to take the next step in their career. BRE operates in a variety of sectors both domestically and internationally, therefore the successful candidate can expect a diverse caseload and opportunities to be involved in unique and innovative research projects. 

 

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:717


Junior Test Technician

At BRE, we help save lives by providing testing and certification services for a range of products across the built environment industry.  Our customers rely on us getting it right so they can meet the correct standards to operate safely and consistently.  We have exciting opportunities available to join our Engineering teams as technicians to support the testing of products in our labs: 

Fire Sciences – testing the performance of fire products

Fire Detection – using electrical engineering skills to test fire detectors and control panels

Building Technology – working in our Structures Lab to test the performance of building components

 

 

 

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:713


Graduate IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer

IT Services team at BRE are the custodians of BRE data and responsible for the maintenance, support, security and availability of BRE’s IT infrastructure.

IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer role is part of a highly technical team within IT Services that is responsible for the maintenance, support and management of BRE’s Data Centre, Network, Server and SAN Storage infrastructure to meet or exceed agreed service levels. This infrastructure includes physical & virtual servers, central data storage, network devices, security appliances, telephony and conferencing & presentation services (voice and video). The primary purpose of this role is to provide proactive and reactive support, maintenance and improvement of this infrastructure.

This highly technical role also requires excellent customer focus and strong customer service skills in addition to good knowledge and understanding of ITIL, ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials Plus.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:644


Senior IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer

The primary function of the Senior IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer role is to take the lead on the support and continual improvement of all BRE’s Data Centre and Network infrastructure. Providing expert advice to help ensure the IT environment is architected, configured, supported, maintained, operated, secured and managed to meet (or exceed) agreed service levels. The IT environment includes; all servers (physical & virtual), central data storage, network devices, security appliances, telephony and conferencing & presentation services (voice and video).

The Senior IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer is responsible for the delivery of back-office, network and security services that under-pin all End-User IT Services that BRE provide to all internal Customers (BRE staff, associates and approved contractors) and has responsibility to ensure telephony and presentation technology is available when needed.

The role requires excellent Customer focus and Customer Service skills, as well as a good working knowledge of ITIL Service Management processes and technical server, network and telephony management skills to ensure BRE’s server, storage, network, security, telephony & presentation devices comply with internal and external standards such as ISO 27001.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:711


Fire Installer Scheme Manager (LPS 1048)

Due to the continued success and expansion of the LPS 1048 scheme (certification of Sprinkler Contractors in the UK and Ireland) BRE Global, under the brand name LPCB, requires additional resources to operate the scheme and is looking for an experienced sprinkler engineer with good management and interpersonal skills.

The Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) has been working with industry and insurers for more than 100 years to set the standards needed to ensure that fire and security products and services perform effectively. LPCB is part of BRE Global and in a globally renowned brand.

Training will be provided for this role. The position will be home based and will involve visits to installer’s sites and their offices throughout the UK and Ireland. On occasions, overnight stays will be required.

City: Home Based Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:703


Head of Active Installer Certification

The Active Installer Certification Team at BRE Global provide LPCB certification for installers of fire protection systems including sprinklers, gas extinguishing and fire detection systems.

The Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) has been working with industry and insurers for more than 100 years to set the standards needed to ensure that fire and security products and services perform effectively. LPCB is part of BRE Global and in a globally renowned brand.

This opportunity is for a Head of Active Installer Certification to help deliver and lead on our work in this important area.

City: Flexible Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:700


Consultant - BRE National Solar Centre

We are seeking an experienced sustainability professional to lead, operate and grow the BRE National Solar Centre (NSC) business based at the Eden Project, Cornwall.  

They will grow the scope and range of operations nationally supporting the NSC’s emergence as a recognised Centre of Excellence for solar, and lead BRE’s activities on solar to win and deliver (or manage delivery of) a range of research   collaborations, projects and consultancy services, based on NSC’s (and wider BRE’s) technical expertise in solar.

City: NSC - Cornwall Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:21/09/2019 Ref No:690


Fire Investigation Consultant

BRE is offering a unique opportunity to join the Fire Investigation Team, to contribute to the valuable and important work it is commissioned to undertake.  We need up to three individuals, who are keen on working collaboratively and helping our clients bring about positive change to the built environment- with regard to fire safety

 

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:624


Head of Academy

We are searching for a senior leader for the BRE Academy, a leading provider of built environment education and training focused on creating training developed from BRE’s world class research and data. Our ambition is for our Academy business to be at the centre of education and training in the built environment through delivering excellence, growth and sustainable learning solutions.

To help us achieve our aims, we are looking for an experienced, commercial leader who is able to take our Academy business to new heights through creative and innovative solutions as well as delivering a seamless and efficient operation which delivers quality training.

To be successful in this role, you will need to be passionate about learning and the built environment as well as be a pragmatic, commercially focused leader who has experience managing diverse teams and stakeholders.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:674


Fire Safety Engineering - Various Grades

We have exciting opportunities for full-time Fire Engineers of various grades to join our Fire Safety Group. The appointed persons will work within the existing fire consultancy team, to provide consultancy advice on a range of fire safety projects. The work will predominately involve writing fire strategies and providing fire safety consultancy.

We are open to supporting with relocation for this opportunity.

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:671


Principal Engineer, Building Structures (Wind Engineering)

BRE are seeking an experienced Structural Engineer with industry experience to join our Fire & Building Technology Group, and lead our Wind Engineering team.   

This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated individual to bring their technical knowledge, commercial acumen and industry network to help grow the portfolio of this important, technically demanding and long-standing BRE unit. 

City: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/09/2019 Ref No:661


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