Trainee Fire Alarm Engineer

CV Bay Ltd
£18000 - £18500/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fire alarm and nurse call system trainee field engineer - Milton Keynes, Luton, Reading

We are currently looking to hire a fire alarm and nurse call system engineer to join our team as a trainee. We will provide you with full product training during your initial probation period. When you are fully trained you will be required to work in the field covering the Milton Keynes, Luton, and Reading areas attending maintenance calls on our customers sites.

The main duties will involve;

* Attending customer sites to service and maintain nurse calls systems.
* Attending customer sites to service and maintain fire alarms and smoke detectors.
* Attending emergency breakdown call outs for fire alarms, smoke detectors and nurse call systems.
* Once you are fully trained you will be added to the on call rota.
* Occasionally you will be required to stay away from home if there is a large job (this will be fully funded and you will be put up in a hotel with a meal allowance).

Package and benefits:

* Basic salary in the region of £18,500 as a trainee + £5,000 in overtime and a fully expensed company car. (basic salary will go up as you gain more experience and pass your long term training).
* Hours are 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30pm to 4.00pm on Fridays.
* All travelling time paid for and all overtime paid at your hourly rate.
* Full system and equipment training provided.
* 22 days holiday + bank holidays.
* Tools and uniform provided.
* Company mobile phone.

The person:

* You should be professional and have excellent communication skills and be confident to speak to customers on site about the work you are undertaking.
* You should also come from a basic electrical or mechanical background and hold a full UK driving licence.
* We will need to put you through DBS and Prison national database clearance due to the nature of our work and being on site with vulnerable customers.

To apply for this role, please send your CV to us through the link and we will call you back ASAP for a confidential chat about your application and your availability to attend an interview