Eastern Europe Fire Prevention Specialist
HELLA is a global, family-owned company listed on the stock exchange that employs some 38,000 members of staff at over 125 locations in some 35 countries. The HELLA Group develops and manufactures lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry, and also has one of the largest trade organizations for automotive parts, accessories, diagnosis and services within Europe. In the Special Applications segment, HELLA also develops products for specialist vehicles. Complete vehicle modules, air-conditioning systems and vehicle electrical systems are produced in joint venture companies. With almost 7,000 people working in research and development, HELLA is one of the most important innovation drivers on the market. HELLA has achieved sales of around 6.6 billion Euros in fiscal year 2016/2017; in addition, the HELLA Group is one of the top 40 automotive parts suppliers in the world and one of the 100 largest German industrial companies.
More than 3 years’ experience in fire prevention, construction engineering or similar (job related experience);
Comprehensive knowledge of fire prevention;
Basic knowledge of fire-fighting;
Experience in the application of VdS and NFPA regulations;
Knowledge of Microsoft Office;
Language skills: English - CEFR level B2 (optionally: German, Spanish, Chinese).
Technical supervision of local fire prevention officers at Hella locations in Eastern Europe;
Plan and execute fire safety audits at all Hella Group locations worldwide;
Prepare and carry out inspections with property insurers and insurance brokers;
Collect measures from various audit reports (own, property insurers, external auditors) and drawing up action plans;
Follow-up of audit reports/action plans for fire protection and coordination of remedial action;
Plan the equipment that will give companies comprehensive fire-fighting installations, etc.;
Participate in the developing of fire protection concepts and fire protection regulations for the Hella Group, coordinated with current legal provisions and minimum standards, as well as implementation and/or initiation of the implementation of resulting measures;
Further development of standards, control of these standards;
Participate in the planning of fire protection measures during the construction and reconstruction of buildings and facilities;
Check building permits and fire protection concepts for the derivation of fire protection measures;
Participate in hazard assessments (risk analysis) and derivation of necessary fire protection measures;
Schools, informing and raising the awareness of local fire safety officers, employees and managers about fire safety and fire prevention measures;
Perform administrative work for the cataloguing and evaluation of an international fire protection register.