Systems Engineer - Milton Keynes

Candidate Source Limited
Milton Keynes
£35,000 per annum + benefits
02 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The leading integrator of fire and security solutions is seeking a Systems Engineer based in Milton Keynes to join its expanding team. You will receive many benefits such as 25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme and much more. This is a field based role. The company has a fully accredited 24 x 7 monitoring centre for fire, security and location based services, protecting everything from small offices and schools to large multi-national organisations and high security government facilities. As the Engineer, your duties will include: - Attending calls for maintenance (on site and or by telephone) as directed by team co-ordinators. - Rectifying all faults on the first visit where rectification is within your control. - Carrying out rolling programme of preventative maintenance visits. - Collecting / recording of site configuration information. - Maintaining car stock (spares) levels. - Maintaining accurate and timely records. - Providing cover on an out of hour's basis on a rotating basis. - Commissioning small projects when required. - Ensuring that audits are carried out of quality procedures. - Providing training to customers and colleagues as required. - Carrying out any additional tasks that may be required. To be a successful Engineer you will have the following skills and experience: - Electro mechanical experience - Experience of installing and servicing fire alarm systems, ideally GENT based. - An IT qualification and or electrical / electronic qualification - A broad technical IT knowledge, i.e. Installing various Windows Operating Systems; networking etc. - Knowledge of basic electrical principals such as measuring voltage and current drain. - Be comfortable working irregular hours and being on a 24/7 call rota. - 5 years checkable work history. - Unrestricted right to work in the UK/EU. - Excellent communication skills - fluent in written and spoken English. - GENT training certification. - Experience of EXACQ CCTV systems. - FIA accredited fire qualifications. You'll be working 40 hours per week and be part of an on call/standby team of regional Engineers. In return, the Systems Engineer will receive a salary of £35,000 per annum. The first stage of the application process is to apply online. Candidate Source Ltd is an Advertising Agency working on behalf of an Employment Agency. By applying for this position you are giving us permission to pass your CV and covering letter to a third party in relation to this specific vacancy. A full copy of our privacy policy can be viewed on our website.
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