Senior Fire & Security Service Engineer

Location : Tamworth, Staffordshire, England
Job Ref : JA849
Consultant : James Alexander
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £Competitive + Benefits


JA849 – Senior Fire & Security Engineer

Location – Midlands (Birmingham – Nottingham)

Salary: C£36K


We are recruiting currently for a Senior Fire & Security Engineer with strong Supervisory skills client’s Fire & Security Business. Senior Fire & Security Engineer will oversee the other engineers in your area as well as carrying out the required PPM and Reactive maintenance tasks. All applicants must have 5 years supervisory experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • To carry out PPM in accordance with set schedules, ensuring engineering standards are maintained in order to maximise the operational effectiveness and reliability of the Fire & Security Systems.
  • Adherence to set engineering standards in accordance with Health and Safety at Work Act (HASAWA) requirements.
  • To ensure on-site Quality Assurance procedures are adhered to in all respects and to maintain accurate records/documentation associated with the Fire & Security Systems.
  • To respond in a prompt and effective manner to all relevant reactive maintenance issues and help desk requests.
  • To co-ordinate initial actions associated with all requests from the client.
  • To co-ordinate visiting specialist sub-contractors associated with Fire & Security Systems aspects of the PPM schedules.
  •  To respond to call outs and cover breakdowns and emergencies associated with the contract as required.
  • Fault diagnosis associated with the PPM or Reactive maintenance of the site.
  • Manage workload and prioritise jobs appropriately
  • To provide reports in relation to work and equipment as required.

Skills & Experience


  • Multi skilled Fire & Security knowledge and experience
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Supervisory experience within the industry
  • Full UK Driving Licence


  • City & Guilds Part 3 (Electrical Installation 2360) or recognised equivalent
  • Experience in IT & Networking


  • Company Pension scheme
  • Travel time after 1st hour in each direction.
  • Overtime after 40 hours x 1.5
  • On call rota 1 in 8
  • Paid standby allowance and radial mileage payment between home and site.
  • Van and fuel card
  • Specialist tools, workwear and PDA issued
  • All parking congestion charges reimbursed

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