Fire & Security Engineer

  • Posted on : 5/16/2024
  • Job Location : Chelmsford
  • Compensation : £32,000 - £35,000 including shift allowance
  • Type : Permanent

Description

Our client is one of the country's most reliable and renowned retail brands with a major UK presence.
Our client has an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated and committed individual to join our team as a Fire and Security Systems Service Engineer.

The successful candidate will be required to commission, service and repair the aforementioned systems and associated equipment in accordance with current codes of practice, manufacturer’s requirements, British and European Standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Service and maintain a wide range of fire and security equipment.
  • To extend existing systems as part of small / remedial works packages.
  • Provide excellent service to customers, building solid working relationships.
  • Attending urgent service calls to meet our SLA’s.
  • Fault finding and problem solving when attending call outs / break downs.
  • Provide on-site technical support and solutions to customers during both reactive and routine visits.
  • Complete all company paperwork in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Adhere to health and safety requirements.
  • Be involved in a 24-hour emergency cover rota. Currently this equates to 1 week in every 4.
  • Advise customers on new products and services to improve efficiency.


Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 including shift allowance

Additional Benefits:
  • 22 paid holiday, plus bank holidays.
  • Competitive pay structure and call out rates apply.
  • Company Vehicle.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Company issue laptop.


Qualifications:
  • IPAF or PASMA qualification.
  • BAFE SP203 Fire Alarms.
  • City and Guilds Security Systems.
  • Valid CSCS / ECS card.
  • IT Literate, good communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. >
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Flexible and self motivated.
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • DBS clearance (for working in schools).
  • Full security screening.


Additional Qualifications / experience:
  • Asbestos Awareness certification.
  • BFPSA certification, specific product training and certification.


We look forward to hearing from you soon.