Fire and Security Surveyors and Estimators

Recruiter
K H R Recruitment Specialists
Location
Hastings
Salary
£33000 - £35000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a large provider of fire and security products and solutions predominately in the South-East of England.

They are looking for a Fire Estimator and Surveyor and a Security Systems Estimator and Surveyor.

The roles will involve surveying sites requiring fire and security systems in commercial and domestic environments. This will comprise undertaking technical surveys of a customer's premises, system design, tender application and production of quotations.

The estimating aspect includes ensuring that the right equipment is put into a quotation including pricing and putting together the product and technical elements of the quotation within an agreed time-frame for the prospect. This involves working with and communicating with the Sales Support department who will follow up and direct any technical questions about the quotation and solution back the estimator.

Fire Surveyor

For the Fire role you will need a solid engineering background, with a comprehensive technical and practical understanding of Fire Alarm systems. This includes the correct methods of installation. You need experience in the design and installation of Fire Alarm systems in industrial, commercial, retail and domestic environments.

You will be working with and understanding customer and other associated trade requirements and you will also be responsible for the application of site health and safety. Experience of Intruder Alarms, CCTV, Access Control & Emergency lighting would be a advantageous.

Advantageous health & safety qualifications and training
* PASMA, IPAF
* Asbestos
* CSCS card
* Risk Assessments & method statements
* DBS

Security Surveyor

For the Security role you will need a solid engineering background, with a comprehensive technical and practical understanding of Intruder Alarm Systems, CCTV and Access Control. This includes the correct methods of installation. You need in-depth knowledge of British and European Standards relating to security systems. Other types of experience include:
* Design and installation of intruder alarms and CCTV systems in industrial, commercial, retail and domestic environments
* Working with and understanding customer and other associated trade requirements
* Application of site health and safety procedures

Experience in Fire Alarms, Access and Emergency lighting would be an advantage.
Advantageous health & safety qualifications and training includes:
* Asbestos awareness
* CSCS card
* Risk assessments and method statements
* DBS

Skills Required (both roles)
* Fluent in the English language, both spoken and written and be numerate
* Have a good telephone manner and be polite, communicative and knowledgeable
* Be fully conversant with the Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Power Point
* Typing and letter writing in relation to quotations and emails
* Ideally to have had previous experience in a similar type of role
* The ability to build good business relationships
* Be well organised and level headed in your approach
* The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team

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