Fire Alarm Installation Engineer

England, Berkshire / Newbury, Berkshire, England / Hampshire, Basingstoke, England
£28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension + Package
02 May 2019
01 Jun 2019
John Shaw
Specialist area
Electrical engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Fire Alarm Installation Engineer - Newbury - Competitive Salary + Package

Your new company

Every business is unique, so we make sure that our unwavering commitment to engineering and service excellence achieves measurable results. With decades of experience in delivering facilities management at the highest level, and an enviable track record collaborating with customers to achieve high performing, productive, and sustainable workplaces, we are proud to count some of the finest organisations in the world as our customers.

Your new role

To carry out Installation works on both new and existing fire detection and alarm systems, ensuring that local procedures are adhered to.

  • Installation of fire detection and alarm systems in accordance with BS5839pt1 2017 and BRE / LPS1014
  • Undertake all duties and responsibilities, including relevant training and medicals, as deemed necessary for working in radiological and explosive controlled areas.
  • Complete time-sheets weekly
  • Ensure all relevant engineering practises are adhered to.
  • Maintain company issued equipment in good order
  • carry out all duties in accordance with Company Safety Manual
  • Advise manager on the progress of works as requested
  • develop and maintain effective client relationship and assist in gaining further work for the Company
  • Attend necessary training courses
  • Wear Company issued clothing at all times

What you'll need to succeed

The ideal candidate will have had previous experience in installing fire detection systems.

  • City&guilds 236 parts 1&2 electrical installation or equivalent
  • Proven ability to install containment and cabling specifically related to fire detection and alarm systems
  • Proven experience on working in industrial enviroments
  • 18th Edition electrical qualification
  • Proven knowledge on relevant Fire Standards BS 5839 pPart1 - 2017, BS6266 Pt 1 - 2013, BS7273
  • Trained to FIA standards Units 1 (fire Detection Design), Unit 4 (installation and Testing)

You will be smart, presentable with excelent communication skills. You must be personable and apprachable, A team player with the ability to work from their own initiative. You must be willing to work additional hours if and when reasonably requested. You must also have a full driving licence.

What you'll get in return

The opportunity to work alongside a prestigious, multi national organisation, that operates to the highest standard. You will get a very competitive salary with a great package as well as 25 days holiday. You will work 07:45 - 16:30 (16:15 on Fridays), working a 9 day fortnight (every second Friday OFF)

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