Academic Positions and Fellowship Opportunities

Company Title Location Posted
FM Global PDF icon Post Doc Fellow Norwood, MA 01/2019
Oklahoma State University PDF icon Assistant Professor Stillwater, OK 10/2018
Oklahoma State University PDF icon Assistant Professor of Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology Stillwater, OK 10/2018

Internships and Co-op

Company Title Location Posted
Architect of the Capitol PDF icon Engineering Aide Washington, DC 11/2018
ARUP PDF icon Internship - Summer 2019 multiple locations 09/2018
Bechtel PDF icon Fire Protection Internship Summer 2019 Reston, VA Houston, TX 10/2018
Burns & McDonnell PDF icon Fire Protection Internship Arlington, VA Denver, CO Minneapolis, MN 10/2018
Combustion Science & Engineering, Inc. PDF icon Fire Protection Co-op/Intern Spring-Summer 2019 Columbia, MD 10/2018
Dominion Energy PDF icon Fire Protection Engineering Internship Richmond, VA 11/2018
Jacobs PDF icon Fire Protection Internship Arlington, VA 09/2018
Jacobs PDF icon Fire Protection Internship Summer 2019 Dallas, TX 09/2018
JENSEN HUGHES PDF icon Fire Protection Internship multiple locations 10/2018
Stanton Engineering PDF icon Fire Protection Internship Columbia, MD 10/2018
Travelers PDF icon Risk Control Managment Intern Hartford, CT 01/2019
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory PDF icon Undergraduate or Postdoctoral Research Associaste Washington, DC 09/2018
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory PDF icon Research Associate Washington, DC 09/2018
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory PDF icon Intern - Cone Calorimetry and Foam Research Washington, DC 09/2018

Post-Graduate Opportunities

Company Title Location Posted
AECOM PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Boston, MA 09/2018
Arup PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Washington, DC 08/2018
ARUP PDF icon Graduate Fire Engineer UK wide 10/2018
ARUP PDF icon Graduate Fire Engineer - 2019 multiple locations 09/2018
Bechtel PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Reston, VA 10/2018
Brookhaven National Laboratory PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Upton, NY 11/2018
Burns & McDonnell PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Arlington, VA Minneapolis, MN 10/2018
China Lake FSL PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer China Lake, CA 09/2018
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Inc. PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Oak Ridge, TN 11/2018
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Inc. PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Oak Ridge, TN 11/2018
DOE - National Nuclear Security Administration PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Livermore, CA 10/2018
Edgewater Technical Associates PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Hanford,WA 09/2018
Fairfax County PDF icon Engineer IV - Fire Prevention Fairfax. VA 11/12/2018
Gilbert Consulting Services, Inc. PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Arroyo Grande, CA 10/2018
Haines Fire and Risk Consulting PDF icon Fire Protection Professionals Southampton, NJ 10/2018
Holmes Fire PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Australia New Zealand Las Angelas, CA San Francisco, CA 10/2018
Jacobs PDF icon Fire Protection EIT Arlington, VA 09/2018
JENSEN HUGHES PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer multiple locations 10/2018
Los Alamos National Laboratory PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer 1/2 Los Alamos, NM 09/2018
Mission Support Alliance PDF icon Senior Fire Protection Engineer Hanford,WA 11/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Proteciton Specialist multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Proteciton Specialist multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Senior Fire Protection Designer multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Alarm Engineer multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Engineer multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Protection Designer multiple locations 08/2018
Nana WorleyParsons PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer multiple locations 08/2018
Naval Sea Systems Command PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer multiple locations 10/2018
NAWAH Energy Company PDF icon Senior Fire Safety Specialist Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates 08/2018
Nuclear Waste Partnership, LLC PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Carlsbad, NM 10/2018
Nuclear Waste Partnership, LLC PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Carlsbad, NM 10/2018
Oregon Health & Science University PDF icon Fire/Life Safety Officer Portland, OR 09/2018
Postdoc Fellow PDF icon 2019-FM Global -pd-Jan.pdf Norwood, MA 01/02/2019
Richmond Group USA PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Mid-Atlantic Region 10/2018
RS&H PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Jacksonville, FL 04/2018
SEA PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Houston, TX 10/2018
SNC-Lavalin PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Ottawa, Canada 09/2018
Supervisory Fire Protection Engineer PDF icon 2019-NIH-MDc-Jan.pdf Bethesda, MD 01/14/2019
TESLA PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Sparks, NV 10/2018
TG Gallagher PDF icon Fire Sprinkler Estimator Cambridge, MA 11/2018
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers PDF icon 2018-U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers-Sept..pdf Alexandria, VA 09/2018
Universtity of Maryland PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer College Park, MD 10/2018
US National Institute of Health PDF icon Supervisory Fire Protection Engineer Bethesda, MD 01/2019
US National Institute of Health PDF icon Supervisory Fire Protection Engineer Bethesda, MD 01/2019
USAJobs - Federal Government PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer multiple locations 08/2017
West Coast Code Consultants, Inc PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer/Fire and Life Safety Plans Examiner Salt Lake City, UT San Francisco, CA 10/2018
WFT Engineering, Inc PDF icon Fire Protection Engineer Rockville, MD 01/2019

There are several resources for employment on campus as well as external fire protection jobs:

Staff Positions:

No openings at this time.

Faculty Positions:

No openings at this time.

Employment Positions for Engineers:

  • Engineering Career Services (for internships and post-graduation opportunities for all engineering majors)
  • Job Listings (a job board specifically for fire protection majors)

Academic Positions and Fellowship Opportunities
There are the following Ph.D. possible openings in FireSERT in the area of Fire Dynamics and Materials laboratory:

  • Soot, Carbon Monoxide and Radiation in Pool Fires: experiments and modeling
  • Fire dynamics of large scale enclosure and corridor or tunnel fires
  • Chemistry and physics of material flammability properties including extinction and ignition
  • Fire suppression using liquid nitrogen
  • Fire Risk assessment using Agent Based Modeling

For more information see:
https://www.ulster.ac.uk/research

Employment Posting Guidelines

The Department of Fire Protection Engineering welcomes job listings for internships and paid employment for positions in fire protection and related fields.  Please forward the position description, including all pertinent contact and application information, to enfp@umd.edu.

Kindly forward the advertisement as an e-mail attachment in PDF format.  Please be sure that your copy is “ready to post” as we are not available to edit it.

Thank you for your interest in sharing employment opportunities with our students and alumni who represent the very best in fire protection engineering.

Questions? Please call 301-405-3992.

The Engineering Career Services helps students find co-op, internship, and summer engineering positions. Students participating in these programs gain professional work experience, earn a competitive salary, make invaluable networking contacts, integrate classroom theory into practice, and confirm their career choices. In conjunction with the campus Career Center, we also assist students in finding post-graduate positions. 

Engineering Co-op & Career Services Office
1137 Glenn L. Martin Hall
301-405-3863
co-op@eng.umd.edu
Hours:  8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


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