Senior Fire & Security Engineer

ASC Connections Ltd
London (Greater)
£32k - £35k pa + OTE £45K & CAR
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



Due to expansion, a national Fire & Security company are recruiting for an experienced senior engineer to join their team in the London area. The role offers a strong base salary of up to £35K, plus travel time other than 45mins each end of the day, call out rota 1 in 5 days, standby bonus and door to door overtime, Weekday & Saturday overtime paid at Time & 1/2, Sunday Double Time, Company car and fuel card.

The Client

Our client has been trading for nearly 50 years, and well established all over the UK. They're fully accredited to NSI Gold, Safe Contractor Approved, BSIA, BAFE & FIA Approved, also partners with Pacom and Gent24. They have a very strong network of both service and installation engineers all regional to their locations.

The Role

Responsibilities of the Senior fire & security engineer include -

Overseeing a team of service engineers in the area, providing technical support and troubleshooting advice to them
Routine service, PPM and breakdown maintenance to various fire and security systems
Small works, upgrades and device changes to existing systems
Fault finding and repairs on site, resolving any technical queries with customers
Supporting the on call rota either 1 in 6 or 1 in 8 days currently
Working on IP & Analogue CCTV, Access Control, Intruder Alarms, Addressable and conventional fire alarms, Emergency Lighting and Smoke Detection units.
Completion of all service and maintenance documents correctly, issuing back to the office

The Senior Fire & Security engineer will be required to cover locations of either North or South London depending on their location.

The Successful Candidate

The successful candidate will have the following demonstrable skills -

A background within both fire & security service and maintenance
Able to fault find, repair and replace like for like
Good understanding of both IP and Analogue CCTV, Fire Alarms, Access Control & Intruder Alarms
A Full Clean Drivers License
Be prepared to complete a DBS check if required

The Package

Basic salary of up to £35K depending on the candidate
Company car or van with fuel card, and personal mileage allowed
Travel time paid other than 45mins each end of the day
Call out standby rate of £15 Mon to Fri, £30 Sat & Sun, plus overtime door to door
Weekday and Saturday overtime at Time & 1/2, Double Time Sunday
28 days holiday per annum, increasing 1 per year
Workplace Pension
NCP Parking pass
PDA and Mobile Phone
Childcare Vouchers
Healthcare cash plan option
Pension scheme
Death in service life insurance

The company are a heavy investor in people, with regular training on offer for the latest technology and hardware on the market.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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