The Royal British Legion



District Manager – Engineering and Building Regulations

Job Category:  Public Sector
Salary Range: £30,785
Location: Yorkshire and The Humber - Sheffield
Job Type: Permanent

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen within our Business Fire Safety Team for a District Manager managing Engineering and Building Regulations based at South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Headquarters.

The overall purpose of the role will be managing staff and providing fire engineering and technical fire safety support to the Fire Safety Team in line with service policies and procedures.

To be considered for this role you will require to have a Fire Engineering Degree or be nearing the completion of a full degree and be in possession of accredited Fire Safety qualifications, together with management qualifications.

You must have proven experience in aspects of understanding fire safety legislation within the built environment, experience on building consultation and the Building Regulations consultation process and a full working knowledge of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

Applicants must have excellent written and communication skills with the ability to plan, manage and prioritise workloads. All applicants must have a current driving licence.

The key duties will include managing a specialised team and providing full building engineering support to the Fire Safety Department and SYFR.

For more information about the role contact Business Fire Safety Central Support on 0114 2532915.

An application form for the role can be found here or if you require a hard copy you can contact our Recruitment Team at or on 0114 253 2811.

Closing date for applications is 1700 hours on 16 June 17

Interviews will be held on week commencing 10 July 17

Applications from job share candidates will be considered and all applications will be given equal consideration.

Please note the appointment is subject to successful pre employment screening i.e. asylum and immigration check, references, medical screening, substance misuse testing and Disclosure Scotland Criminal Records Check or Enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) if applicable.

If you require any of our recruitment documents in larger print please contact our recruitment team as above.

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