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Experienced Fire / Security Engineer

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has developed with a well-established and expanding Manchester based Fire and Security Systems Company. Must have experience of installation, service & commissioning of Fire Detection systems. Experience of CCTV and access control systems would be ideal but is not essential as training will be given.


To carry out regular servicing, reactive maintenance and commissioning of various Fire detection & alarm systems, along with other associated systems. Ensuring up to date knowledge of, and compliance with current British Standards is required.

Main Duties Include

  • Regular routine servicing, commissioning of various Fire alarm systems, and other associated systems
  • Undertake reactive calls for fault finding and the repair of faults
  • Complete a service report for all service visits.
  • To work with and under instruction from you line manager complying with work instructions company policies and Health and Safety procedures.
  • Ensure that an accurate and high standard of company documentation is maintained.
  • Undertake ‘On-Call’ duties as with your Team.

Company Responsibilities

  • To undertake any additional duties at the request of your line manager, which is deemed commensurate with the role
  • To manage and develop any personnel within your responsibility
  • To adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • To undertake any training and development activities at the request of your line manager

Health and Safety Responsibilities

  • To comply with your responsibilities for Health and Safety as outlined in the Health and Safety Policy at all times.
  • To ensure compliance with legislation and company policies
  • To ensure that risk assessments are followed and carried out for areas and activities under your control.
  • To promote and implement Injury Prevention and safe working practices.

Environmental Responsibilities

Comply with your responsibilities outlined in the company Environmental Policy at all times

Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 2 years Fire Alarm system experience working with Fire Alarms and associated systems
    Full, valid driving licence
  • A working understanding of relevant British Standards, in particular clauses relating to servicing, maintenance and commissioning
  • Familiarity with safe working practices and Health & Safety requirements
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Competent using technology such as laptops, meters, etc.
  • To maintain and complete customer and company paperwork in a timely manner
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • A genuine interest in your work with an enthusiasm and willingness to learn and progress

Performance Measures

  • KPI’s
  • Quarterly audits
  • Customer Review

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