DIO Security System Technicians

Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Woolwich, London
£26649/annum Plus £5,250 allowances
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Join the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) and have a future that matters: Be proud; be challenged; be unique.

DIO is part of the Ministry of Defence (MOD). We play a vital role in supporting Defence by leading and managing the delivery of what the Armed Forces need to live, work, train and deploy on operations. Our people share the common goal of supporting our Armed Forces through management of the military estate.


The job requires thinking on your feet to find solutions to issues which is a very interesting part of the job. You will experience working in many different locations including working in grounds of high profile residences, Government office buildings and varying military environments.

The positions advertised will provide support in relation to the installation and maintenance of security systems, whilst ensuring that a professional, efficient and cost effective service is delivered to customers.


To understand and be competent to work safely on the installation and maintenance of a wide range of security systems/products including but not limited to:

- Intruder Alarm Systems
- External & Perimeter Intruder Detection Systems
- CCTV Systems
- Automatic Card Access Control Systems & Video entry
- Control Room IAS, CCTV & AACS Standard Monitoring Systems

Full functional training will be provided for certain systems to suit the business need.


A vehicle is provided and dependent on the job holder’s choice of vehicle (car or van) private or business only use is offered. For central London sites train travel can be considered after agreement with the relevant project manager or line manager. This would be a temporary arrangement driven by a business bias decision.

As stated in the role description this post requires a substantial level of working away from home which will attract the appropriate level of subsistence payments.

Benefits include:

- Professional and Personal Development of skills
- 25 days paid annual leave rising (1 day per year) to 30 days upon completion of 5 years’ service
- In addition to 8 public holidays per year you will also receive leave for HM The Queen’s birthday
- Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave.
- Highly competitive pension scheme
- Most sites have good travel links with free car parking; many also have other facilities such as a Sports & Social Club, Gym and / or site shops