Door & Gate Engineer - Nationwide Travel

Alecto Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Door and Gate Engineers required to install and Service Large scale Doors and Gates across the UK Alecto recruitment has a fantastic opportunity for experienced Automation Engineers either from the Doors Industry or Gate and Barrier industry across the UK. Our client is looking to recruit experienced Automation and access control engineers for field service roles involving mechanical and electrical installation and wiring, PPM, Servicing and Reactive maintenance Our client a National provider of Perimeter Security is currently recruiting for: Door and Gate Engineers, install and Service for Large scale Doors and Gates across the UK The correct candidates for this role must be Electro-Mechanically trained and ideally possess 17th edition or a relevant electrical installation qualification. For Security purposes, you must have a 10 year checkable work history and be able to pass SC clearance. Including Drug and alcohol screening. The Ideal candidates will be proficient with the full installation process including groundwork, installing gate posts and running cables under the ground, commissioning and testing of the automation system making sure that it complies with the latest health and safety requirements. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES The candidate must be a self-motivated and good problem solver, able to work both individually and as part of a team. Excellent customer facing skills and self-presentation are required. Not limited to working extensively within the Utilities Sector to provide Installation, Service and Maintenance of Perimeter Security Systems to include: * Automated / Automatic / Manual Swing and Sliding Gates / Barriers / Bollards / Turnstiles etc. * Automatic Doors / Roller Shutter / Fire Shutter / Rotary Doors / Window and Door Shutters * Access Control Systems (PAC / Cardax) / CCTV Systems / Electrical Installations * GSM Voice and Dialer Systems / Induction Loop Systems (Traffic) * Support to other areas of the business where required - PowerFence and Earthing Technologies The candidate must be able to demonstrate key Engineering skills not limited to: * Use of Digital Volt Meter and Insulation Tester * Mechanical and Electrical/Electronic Fault Finding * Completion of precise Engineering Reports * Ordering of components and equipment where required * Responsibility for Van Stock / Replenishment and Stock Taking * Competency in problem solving and an ability to make diligent recommendations * Demonstration to Clients and End Users of completed systems or individual work(s) Working as a mobile service engineer you will be responsible for the installation, service, maintenance and PPM works on customer sites across the regions * The role will entail fault finding and fault diagnosis along with advising customers of potential machine faults and how these can be rectified. Location: Opportunities throughout the U.K What we are looking for: * You will be an experienced service engineer * People who do not mind working away from home Monday-Friday * CSCS Card * A strong Electrical & Mechanical engineering background * 17th Edition Certified * Ideally Apprentice trained or time served * Electro-Mechanical Experience is necessary for the position along with having electrical experience, an electrical qualification would be an advantage but is not essential * Experienced working in the Automatic Door, Industrial Door or Automated Gate and Barrier industry as a service engineer This is an excellent opportunity working for a UK leading organisation. Package: * £25,000 - £32,000 depending on experience and location. * Company van * Fuel card * Company phone * Uniform and PPE * 20 days holiday per annum + Public holidays. Must have a full driving license due to the field based nature of the role. Hours offered are 40 hours basic but must be willing to work overtime, plus callout rota and overtime when available. Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately. We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted