Installation Engineer – Fire & Security Systems

Location : Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
Job Ref : JM53
Consultant : Judith McClurg
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : DOE

Description

JM53 – Installation Engineer – Fire & Security Systems
Location: Within 50 mile radius of Wolverhampton
Salary: £Competitive DoE

Overview:

We are recruiting currently for an Installation Engineer who will be responsible for one client with multiple locations across the UK. The successful candidate will be working away for approximately 75% of the time. Generally, travel will be out on a Monday and back on a Friday.  The role will supply and carry out the installation and commissioning of Security / Fire and life safety systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out 1st and 2nd fixing across a range of systems
  • Work both on your own and as part of a team
  • Support supervisors and management as necessary
  • Help train other team members
  • Take ownership of tasks and complete in line with our clients schedule
  • Treat and communicate with clients informatively and effectively
  • Comply with our client’s procedures and documentation at all times
  • Undertake training as and when necessary
  • Work away from home when required (approx. 50%)
  • Other duties as necessary

Skills & Experience:

  • Strong experience in Fire and Security across multiple systems including, but not limited to, Gent, Notifier, Morley, Kentec, Galaxy, Texecom, Paxton, Salto, Samsung and others
  • Good oral and written skills as well as being able to comprehend and understand technical training
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Methodical approach
  • Be able to demonstrate responsibility of a task for the duration
  • Be able to question current working practices and suggest alternatives when necessary
  • Be able to establish solid working relationships
  • Be commercially aware

Job Knowledge and Education:

  • Ability to run with a job from start to completion, including pre-commissioning
  • Identify and work competently on all components of a fire and or security system
  • Be able to identify the differences between grades of cable and devices and their intended uses
  • Use of specialist test equipment
  • Relevant industry or equivalent industry qualifications
  • Hold or be willing to obtain relevant industry qualifications
  • C&G 2360 Part 1 and 2 and / or NVQ Level 2 and 3 (or equivalent) preferable
  • Relevant manufacturers course

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