Plan Review Consultant I

US-MO-St. Louis
Job ID
# Positions
Work Location
Works from an office location
Employee Type
Engineering - Other

Overview - External

At FM Global you have the power to influence outcomes and make a difference in the future. Yours, your clients’, and the company’s. When you join our team as a Plan Review Consultant, you can leverage your engineering background and experience to help clients neutralize potential disaster—saving property, businesses and lives.


With FM Global’s nearly two centuries of knowledge and experience behind you, you’ll work with some of the world’s most influential organizations, helping them understand risk and protect their assets. And you will have the resources to build a rewarding career


The Plan Review Consultant I is an entry level position for office engineering activities.




Responsibilities - External

The Plan Review Consultant will review construction and protection plans submitted by clients and contractors based on the FM Global   Data Sheets and Operating Requirements, identifying all deficiencies and reasonably foreseeable physical and human element exposures for facility hazards perils.


In addition, the Plan Review Consultant will review available file material and previous correspondence (reports, letters, e-mails, etc.) and, as needed, communicate with assigned field and project engineer(s), clients, and contractors to better understand the project. He/she must understand the scope of the project under review, beyond the plans submitted, if needed, to identify other review opportunities not initially presented by the client.



The reviews are completed in a manner which provides the best service to clients by minimizing re-work and project delays.


Qualifications - External

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Applied Science or other degree type coupled with a strong background (5 yrs+) in sprinkler or construction design/project management.

    • Candidates with equivalent experience will also be considered


    • Approximately 2 years of experience in
    • Reading/understanding technical, construction, and fire protection drawings and specifications
    • Using CAD software and computer-based calculation tools. Experience with building information modeling is a plus
    • Project and design experience desirable
    • Fire protection or construction experience is a plus
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must
    • Effective interpersonal skills
    • Analytical with sound engineering foundation in engineering techniques and skills, logical application, and attention to detail
    • Self-motivated, self-directed, and eager to learn
    • Results driven
    • Decisive problem solver
    • Team player
    • Efficient time management, planning, and organization skills