Security Installation Engineer - Central London

Fairford Associates
£26000 - £32000/annum Car/van, phone, laptop etc
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client was established in 2004 with the aim to provide its customers with high quality, effective security at a sensible price. They design and install bespoke systems to fit into the clients lifestyle and surroundings. They have gained certification by the SSAIB. Their systems tend to be installed into high end domestic premises for the likes of high worth individuals and celebrities and commercial premises and may include intruder alarms, CCTV, access control, fire and all other physical security such as locks, gates, grills and shutters.

They are now looking to add a further multi-disciplined Security Systems Installation Engineer to their team of London based Engineers. This vacancy is available immediately. The purpose of the role is to install and service systems for clients usually within the Central London area but occasionally outside of this area with possible international travel. Core working hours will either be between 09:00 am and 17:30 pm or 08:00 am to 16:30pm, depending on site requirements. No call out rota is currently in place with this position, although this may be introduced. The requirements for this role are

Experience in the installation, commissioning and servicing of intruder alarm systems – in particular Texecom & Galaxy
Experience in the installation and servicing of CCTV and Access Control – in particular Samsung, Genie, Dedicated Micros & Paxton Net 2
IP and wireless systems
Any knowledge of fire alarm systems and electric gates would also be beneficial but not essential.
Basic computer knowledge

Candidates should be smart and presentable, highly customer focused, have a good broad knowledge of security systems, be capable of working independently, highly motivated, organised and fluent in their work, with the ability to maintain excellent attention to detail whilst under pressure.

Salary will be based on experience and qualifications and in the £26k-£32k range. A Company van/car with fuel card will be provided and also mobile phone and laptop all for business use only.

All vacancies advertised are based in the UK. It is unlawful to employ a person who does not have permission to live and work in the UK and we will therefore only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the EU. We do try to reply to each application personally, however as you can appreciate we receive a high number of applications for each role we handle and it is not always possible to do this. Therefore if we do not contact you within seven days your application for this particular role has not been successful. However we have retained your CV and we will advise you of future roles that may be of interest. Fairford Associates operates as a specialist Employment Agency for the wider security industry introducing work-seekers to client employers for direct employment by those employers