Installation Engineer – Fire & Security Systems

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


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


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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