Commissioning Engineer - Fire detection & alarm systems

£30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: vehicle + ove
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Chubb brand is one of the most recognised fire and security brands in the world. From fire extinguishers, fire detection and suppression systems to digital CCTV surveillance and intruder alarms, we provide a full range of innovative products and services to customers, including FTSE 100 companies. Chubb, a UTC Building & Industrial Systems business, is a truly international, talent driven company focused on performance and results. Building & Industrial Systems employ 124,000 people on a global basis including 2,500 Chubb employees in the UK. We are now seeking an experienced Fire Commissioning Engineer responsible for fire detection systems, PAVA and disabled refuge systems. Operating out of our Romford office, this is to cover an area across London, therefore a valid Driving Licence is essential. The role will entail client training and handover of analogue addressable and conventional, fire detection systems, emergency lighting, HSSD, fixed extinguishing systems and nurse call systems within clients` premises and any other related product, whilst continually promoting Chubb`s products and services. The successful Engineer will be an approved electrician, having served a minimum 3 year apprenticeship in electrical contracting or having achieved equivalent academic qualifications to City & Guilds or equivalent standard. It is essential that you possess knowledge of all applicable current British standards as well as knowledge of Fire Detection & Alarm Systems, how to program and operate a wide range of analogue addressable control panels and the associated detection devices. As a flexible, team player, you will be able and willing to participate in out of hour`s standby and call out rotas with a good level of physical fitness as manual handling and working at heights may be involved. You will also be able to demonstrate the following qualities: problem solving skills, excellent communication skills, good presentation (ensuring company vehicle and uniform are kept clean and smart in order to always promote a professional image), ability to work on own initiative, a good understanding of graphics and networking, capable of following set procedures and an accomplished level of written & numeric skills. We welcome applications from talented Fire Alarm Engineers, Service Engineers, Fire Detection & Alarm Commissioning Engineers, Fire D&A Installation Engineers, Fire & Security Engineers who wish to develop a career within UTC Chubb is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.
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